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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Compounding of offence - Offence u/s 307 IPC is a serious offence and FIR normally is not quashed - Since in the instant case an inference of committing an offence u/s 307 IPC cannot be drawn and moreover parties have amicably resolved their dispute which is purely personal in..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping - Appellant and co-accused allegedly kidnapped informant's son for ransom - Statement of investigation officer replete with material contradictions - In examination-in-chief, investigator deposed that appellant was found guarding the kidnapped boy inside the jungle and he arrested him..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of Maruti car allegedly made by husband, his brother and two sisters-in-law (wives of brother) - All the accused convicted u/s 304-B IPC - Conviction of all the accused except husband set aside - Held, sisters-in-law were not the beneficiaries and could not have supported the..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Cogent evidence of eye witnesses - Evidence of discovery only a corroborative piece of evidence - Merely disbelieving discovery evidence does not render entire credible and cogent evidence of eye witnesses to be untruthful - From the evidence on record not believable that accused is..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Evidence of father, mother and bhabi that deceased while alive used to tell them that she was being treated with cruelty on account of dowry demand - Such statement is not admissible in evidence for the offence u/s 498-A IPC as it is only a hearsay evidence ...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide as she was treated with cruelty by her husband on account of dowry demand - Husband allegedly demanded dowry by sending two letters to the father of deceased - Handwriting of letters not sent for examination by an expert - Court also did not adopt any..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Culpable homicide - Accused husband attacked victim, grabbed her and tried to kill by striking her with a razor - Statement of victim consistent on assault and secured corroboration from the statements of her lawyer and his clerk, who were post occurrence witnesses - According to doctor, if the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Act of a person of unsound mind - Murder - On the date of incident accused indiscriminately wielded axe blows on his family member including children and women and he did not even made attempt to hide weapon used for committing the offence - No motive on the part of accused to kill his bhabi or..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364-- Probation - Conviction of accused u/s 364 IPC and awarded sentence of 5 years RI - Offence u/s 364 IPC is punishable with imprisonment for life - Accused is not entitled to be released on probation of an offence punishable with imprisonment for life - Petition dismissed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 201-- Male dead body found lying in ditch - Circumstantial evidence - Evidence only of recovery of identity card and photocopy of driving licence of deceased from house of accused - Recovery made after 16 months - No evidence of last seen - Dead body not identified - No identification parade conducted..........

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