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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(va), 3(1)(r)(s)-- Offence u/s 323 and Ss.3(2)(va), 3(1)(r)(s) of SC/ST Act - Allegation that accused assaulted PW2 with axe and also abused him with castiest remarks - Alleged eye witness PW4, not supported prosecution story and turned hostile - Statement of PW2 regarding injuries not supported by medical evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Harassment is a lesser degree than cruelty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 342, 143, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Non-explanation of serious injuries on the body of A-2, who alleged to be the prime accused in causing death of deceased - Fatal to prosecution, as it is clear case of latches on the part of prosecuting agency in conducting investigation, which goes to root of matter - Conviction of A-1..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 342, 143, 147, 148, 149, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Murder - Test Identification parade (TIP) - Non-conduction of TIP of eye witnesses - Fatal to prosecution, particularly, when eye witnesses not mentioned the names of accused and they even did not know the accused...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 482-- Territorial jurisdiction - Quashing of FIR - Offence u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 of D.P. Act - Offence committed at place `I' - Proceedings pending in Court at place `J' quashed on ground of lack of territorial jurisdiction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 342, 143, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Evidence of PWs not cogent and trustworthy to form basis to convict accused - Admittedly incident occurred in the midst of several persons and in the presence of police personnel - But nothing on record to show that any police personnel was examined or they have played any role in..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 of D.P. Act - Allegation against sister-i, laws/petitioners - No prima facie case made against petitioners - Petitioner No.4 though staying with complainant but allegation against her are peripheral, half hearted and appear to have been levelled in order to rope..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 379, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by her husband - Dowry demand - Circumstantial evidence - Accused used to harass the deceased for additional dowry since birth of his son - He was an inmate of house along with deceased - Facts relating to death of deceased and reason for his abscondance were especially within his..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304II, 34-- Framing of charges u/ss 304-II, 34 IPC - Deceased given beatings by accused which resulted in his death - However, autopsy report and FSL report of deceased shows that there was no external or internal injury on the person of deceased - In fact cause of death shown in said reports is intoxication..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses - Eye witnesses assigned role of all accused of causing injuries in their statements - Independent witnesses also proved incident and role of accused - Mere fact that there are certain inconsistencies with regard to manner of causing injuries as deposed by..........

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