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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death of deceased was due to drowning i.e accidental in nature as per Post mortem report - Evidence of PWs having tied the deceased by accused not substantiated - PWs 1 & 2 stated that they learnt from PW7 about throwing the deceased into the pond but she denied having made such statement..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of a woman - Case of prosecution not supported by PWs - Contradictory statements of PWs created suspicion - Even version of complainant and her husband was contradictory - No explanation offered by complainant as to delay in lodging complaint - Adverse inference has to be drawn..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 489A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - S.304-B does not contemplate that harassment should be within minutes or hours or few days of time since death - Reasonable period prior to death when deceased is subjected to cruelty is sufficient to show live link which in present case is proved as two days prior to death..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Essential ingredients required to be proved as foundational facts by prosecution for offence u/s 304-B are : (i) death of woman must have been caused by burns or bodily injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances; (ii) such death must have occurred within 7 years of her..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Appreciation of evidence - Death within 2 years of marriage - Death due to asphyxia as a result of ligature pressure over neck structures produced by ante-mortem ligature hanging - Deceased was not happy in her matrimonial home - Even, brother of deceased..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 324-- Outraging modesty of woman - Eye witnesses of occurrence not supported prosecution case and denied their presence on the spot of occurrence - Whole testimony of complainant becomes vulnerable, when other witnesses not supported prosecution case - Prosecution failed to prove guilt of accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Juvenile - Bail - Murder - Report of probation officer loses significance, as juvenile is normal and parents of juvenile are willing to reform their child - No supporting material giving rise to possibility of minor falling into company of known criminal or there being physical or psychological..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Dying declaration - Conviction - Appreciation of evidence - Deceased burnt alive by his father - Accused after taking liquor often used to beat his wife and children - Dying declaration of deceased which was recorded by police officer, recorded after obtaining certificate from the doctor..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 342, 323, 325, 34-- Offence u/ss 342, 323, 325, 34 IPC - Accused allegedly gave beatings to complainant - However, said fact not supported by any witness - Even eye witness not examined - Recovery of rope is not proved on record with which accused allegedly tied complainant - I.O. also not examined and relevant..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(v)-- Offence u/s 3(2)(v) of the Act - No evidence on record that prosecutrix was victimized of the offence of rape since she belongs to SC/ST community - Offence u/s 3(2)(v) of the Act not applicable, as said offence is not independent offence and is always read with substantive offence under IPC -..........

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