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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 148, 149, 506-- Attempt to murder - Twelve accused allegedly assaulted four victims with lathis due to which victims sustained injuries - It is highly improbable that in wake of assault by 12 accused armed with lathi and binda, only injuries were received - No explanation as to why statement of injured witnesses..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Bail - Charge-sheet already filed - No chance to approach or tamper with the evidence - No chance to flee from trial as petitioner was working as Assistant General Manager in Reserve Bank of India - Petitioner infact not withdrawn any amount from Bank account of deceased in relation..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 363, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Kidnapping & rape - Bail - Age of prosecutrix below 18 years at the time of alleged incident - Alleged offences were prima facie attracted against accused - Interest of State and general public would be adversely affected if accused is released on bail - If the petitioner is released on bail at..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 217-- Framing of additional charge - Additional charge u/s 302 IPC cannot be framed mechanically in a case u/s 304-B IPC - In a case where charge alleging dowry death is framed, a charge u/s 302 IPC can be framed if evidence otherwise permits - Order framing charge mechanically set aside - However,..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 196, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 295A-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/s 295A IPC - Sanction u/s 196 Cr.P.C. is mandatory and no Court has authority to take cognizance except with previous sanction of State Government - Order taking cognizance of offence u/s 295A IPC, without obtaining prior sanction improper and quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 406-- Cheating - Complaint a counter blast to the complaint filed by accused u/s 138 Negotiable Instruments Act - It is a clear case of abuse of process of law - Complaint quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom - Ransom is money or any consideration which is demanded or paid for the release of a captive, prisoner or a detenue - Even if an individual is kidnapped or abducted for extracting money which may be due to abductor it would fall under the definition of `ransom' as amount..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom - Offence of kidnapping or abduction for ransom accompanied by threat to cause death or hurt contemplates punishment with death - It is therefore, not the requirement of law that death or even hurt should actually be caused for the offence to fall u/s 364-A IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Abduction for ransom - Discrepancy in the recording of statements of PWs - Reluctance of relatives to share or withhold certain facts or not to divulge some details would not lead to any adverse inference - Primary concern of relatives is to ensure that abducted person is released without any..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 365, 364A, 392, 120B-- Abduction for ransom - PW3 detained by accused at gunpoint under threat of causing death or hurt for 7 days - Meticulous planning was done by abductors while executing abduction of PW3 - Accused stayed in various hotels for 7 days under fictitious names - Car used for abduction was also purchased..........

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