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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `relative of husband' in S.304-B IPC would mean such persons, who are related by blood, marriage or adoption - A relative who is not related to husband either by blood or marriage or adoption cannot be prosecuted u/s 304-B - However, he may be prosecuted u/s 306 IPC, in case the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `relative of husband' in S.304-B IPC would mean such persons, who are related by blood, marriage or adoption - A relative who is not related to husband either by blood or marriage or adoption cannot be prosecuted u/s 304-B - However, he may be prosecuted u/s 306 IPC, in case the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, for purpose of S.304-B IPC, a presumption can be raised only on proof of - (a) Death of woman took place within seven years of her marriage; (b) Such death took place not under normal circumstances; (c) Woman was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Appeal - Suspension of sentence - Bail - Offence u/ss 302, 394, 201 & 411 IPC - Case virtually a case of no evidence - No one was named in FIR - Appellant is said to have been roaming near the place where dead body of deceased was recovered - There is some recovery of Tora and Safi but no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 411, 420, 467, 468, 471-- Negligence in discharge of official work - At the most it amounts to dereliction of duty but not an offence - Complaint quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Award of compensation to victim - Court cannot reduce imprisonment if accused is willing to pay higher compensation to victim - S.357 Cr.P.C. operate independently of the specific penal provisions of the Code under which Court is required to sentence an offender...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Validity - Accused killed his wife and two daughters in most cruel and inhuman manner by locking them in Maruti Van and setting same on fire - Accused was police constable and had affairs with two women - Held, it is not a rarest of rare case to award death sentence as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive is a double edged weapon - Just as there is a possibility of murders having been committed because of motive due to enmity, there is also a possibility of false implication of innocent people to settle past scores...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last seen theory - Held, conviction cannot be based only on circumstance of last seen together with deceased - Last seen theory comes into play where time-gap between the point of time when accused and deceased were seen last alive and deceased is found dead is so small that possibility..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, for purpose of S.304-B IPC, a presumption can be raised only on proof of following essentials - (a) Death of woman was caused by burns or bodily injury or occurs otherwise than under normal circumstances; (b) Such death took place within seven years of her..........

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