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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death within two years of marriage - Expression `soon before her death' has to be given its due meaning - Legislature has not specified any time - Reasonable time depends upon facts of each case, the conduct of the parties and the impact of cruelty and harassment inflicted upon the deceased..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Exceptions 8th and 9th - Defamation - Accused and members of his housing society received anonymous letter by post making certain serious allegations against the character of daughter of accused - Accused approached local police in good faith for guidance and protection of their interest and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Criminal conspiracy - Entries in the diary clearly establish the act of conspiracy in vivid detail - No infirmity in impugned concurrent finding...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Common intention - Two or more accused should be present and two factors must be established i.e. common intention and participation of the accused in the crime - Provision of S.34 IPC involves vicarious liability and therefore, if intention is proved but no overt act is committed, the section can..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Reduction of sentence - Accused sentenced for 7 years RI which is the minimum sentence provided under law for an offence u/s 304-B IPC - Prayer for reduction of sentence rejected...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 34-- Offence of cheating and dishonour of Cheque - Complainant entered into an agreement with the land owner for the development of land - Said agreement could not fructify and materilise as `no objection' could not be obtained - Complainant reconciled with the situation and agreed to take back the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Prosecution is not expected to assign particular or independent roles played by each accused once they are members of unlawful assembly and have assaulted the deceased persons, which resulted in their death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry demand - `Relative' - Limited only to the blood relations or the relations by marriage - S.498-A IPC being a penal provision deserves strict construction and unless a contextual meaning is required to be given to the statue, the said statue has to be construed strictly. (2007) 7 SCC 162..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Appellant with co-accused picked up prosecutrix in a van from the field and drove her to a forest and committed rape on her - Further allegations that appellant then took prosecutrix to his house where appellant and his wife (acquitted) wrongfully confined prosecutrix and appellant again committed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Two essential ingredients are : (i) commission of an offence by any member of an unlawful assembly and; (ii) such offence must have been committed in prosecution of the common object of that assembly or must be such as the members of that assembly knew it be likely to be committed...........

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