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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Accused fully drunk - Plea that he had no intention to cause death - Intoxication is not a defence to a criminal charge - It can be a mitigating circumstances only when accused is not a habitual drinker, otherwise, it has to be considered as an aggravating circumstance - In the instant case..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 107-- Abetment - Includes instigation, conspiracy and intentional aid - Word `instigate' denotes incitement or urging to do some drastic or inadvisable action or to stimulate or incite - Presence of mens rea therefore is necessary concomitant of instigation - Word uttered in a quarrel or on spur of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Further investigation - Transfer of investigation to CBI - Permissibility - Charge-sheet has been filed and departmental action taken against erring officials - Held, matter cannot be referred to CBI for further investigation after filing of charge-sheet by State Investigating Agency -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Death of woman by pouring kerosene and set her on fire - Dying declaration - Involvement of six family members - Every body roped in for every event as such it is not possible to segregate or sever the actions of one from another - Two accused proved plea of alibi - Events show that deceased was..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 147, 149-- Anticipatory bail - Abetment of suicide - False complaint made by petitioners against deceased involving his character - Deceased committed suicide as he could not bear the pressure as also dishonor heaped on him by petitioners - It will be a moot point for trial Court to determine as to whether..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Appellant along with co-accused assaulted victim wherein appellant armed with knife inflicted knife blows on chest and face of victim - Evidence of victim and other eyewitness was cogent and natural - Medical evidence was in consonance with ocular evidence - Nature of injuries..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 326, 34-- Attempt to murder - Grievous hurt - Accused along with co-accused saw injured and pounced on him because of some earlier incident and gave stab injuries - Although injuries are grievous in nature but attending circumstances and number of blows do not suggest that it had been done with intention to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406-- Payment made by complainant by way of consideration for having the right to pluck the fruits of the grove - Payment made by way of consideration cannot be said to be entrustment as accused gave complainant the privilege as desired by him - No offence u/s 406 IPC made out...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - For an offence of cheating the dishonest intention must be shown to exist at the time of entering into the contract...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Bail - No allegation that petitioner maintained relation with prosecutrix without her consent - Prosecutrix is about six years older than petitioner - Applicability of S.376 IPC would be moot point during course of trial - Petitioner is already in custody and his further incarceration does..........

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