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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 411, 420, 467, 468, 471-- Negligence in discharge of official work - At the most it amounts to dereliction of duty but not an offence - Complaint quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC or u/s 4 Dowry Prohibition Act or an offence punishable with imprisonment for a term which may be less than seven years or which may extend to sever years, whether with or without fine - Accused not to be arrested unnecessarily and Magistrate should not authorise detention..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, for purpose of S.304-B IPC, a presumption can be raised only on proof of - (a) Death of woman took place within seven years of her marriage; (b) Such death took place not under normal circumstances; (c) Woman was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry Death - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage due to burn i.e not in normal circumstances - Eye witnesses specifically stated in their statements about harassment of deceased by accused in connection with demand of dowry - Deceased also telephonically complained about harassment -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `relative of husband' in S.304-B IPC would mean such persons, who are related by blood, marriage or adoption - A relative who is not related to husband either by blood or marriage or adoption cannot be prosecuted u/s 304-B - However, he may be prosecuted u/s 306 IPC, in case the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41-- Arrest without warrant - For ensuring that police officer do not arrest accused unnecessarily and magistrate do not authorise detention casually and mechanically, Supreme Court issued the following directions: (a) All State Governments to instruct its police officers not to automatically arrest..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `relative of husband' in S.304-B IPC would mean such persons, who are related by blood, marriage or adoption - A relative who is not related to husband either by blood or marriage or adoption cannot be prosecuted u/s 304-B - However, he may be prosecuted u/s 306 IPC, in case the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Appellants in pursuit of their common intention caused serious injuries to deceased which resulted in his death - It is not necessary for doctor to give a specific report to the effect that injuries were sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death - Medical..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Conviction by Trial Court - Acquittal by High Court - Interference with - Held, if view taken by High Court is reasonably possible view, it should not be disturbed because acquittal of accused by High Court has strengthened presumption of innocence of accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Conviction by Trial Court - Acquittal by High Court - Interference with - Held, if view taken by High Court is reasonably possible view, it should not be disturbed because acquittal of accused by High Court has strengthened presumption of innocence of accused...........

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