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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Out of three eye witnesses of occurrence, two of them injured who clearly stated that it was accused and accused alone, who opened fire from the main door of his house, resulting into death of deceased - However, injuries also sustained by accused, which..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment to suicide - Deceased left her husband prior to her death and was residing at parental house for about 1 year before her death - Prosecution has not lead any evidence to show that accused used to visit deceased at parental house - Prosecution has not produced any document regarding the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Nature of offence - Fight between parties was accidental owing to sudden quarrel - Victim suffered simple injuries in the incident - Accused though armed with pistol, axe, banka and lathi but severity of blow indicated that accused were not tempted to inflict serious injuries - They neither had..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Suicide - Presumption as to abetment - Deceased residing at her father's house for about 1 year before her death - Prosecution had to prove other circumstances which abetted commission of suicide - Prosecution has failed to prove such circumstances - Offence u/s 306 IPC not made out against..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 34-- Compensation - Offence u/ss 324, 34 IPC - Incident occurred in 1997 - All accused are above the age of 43 - Sentence of accused held, reduced to period already undergone - However, A-3 has to deposit Rs.7000 as fine and other accused Rs.6,000 each as fine, which shall be paid to victim as..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 509-- Offence u/s 509 IPC is committed only when victim is a female...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Characteristics of defamation are: (i) words must be defamatory; (ii) they must refer to affected person; (iii) they must be maliciously published...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Spirit of offence of defamation lies in dissemination of harmful imputation - In order to constitute an offence of defamation, it should be communicated to a third party because what is intended by imputation is to arose hostility of others...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Publication issued on behalf of accused to protect their interest in the property regarding which civil suit was already filed by accused against complainant - Complainant during pendency of civil suit in violation of injunction order sold eight plots, then, action of accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Appeal against acquittal - None of PWs, who are near relatives of deceased stated that accused was harassing deceased for purpose of dowry or had instigated her to commit suicide - Prosecution failed to prove its case against accused - Accused rightly acquitted -..........

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