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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 353, 379, 411, 34-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 324, 353, 379, 411, 34 IPC - Material contradictions in the prosecution story - Accused acquitted viz. : (i) FIR lodged against four unknown persons, despite the fact that complainant knew the name of one of accused; (ii) Forest officers including driver of jeep ten in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7, 7A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 498A-- Plea of juvenility - Offence u/ss 302, 201, 498-A IPC - Determination of age of juvenile - Age of person as mentioned in ration card has no legal sanctity, thus it cannot prevail over entry made in School register regarding age of person - Since petitioner was below 18 years of age at the time of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 34-- Murder - Dying declaration - Evidence of PW7, who recorded the statement of deceased is trustworthy and accepted by Courts below, as deceased was found to be mentally fit to give his statement regarding occurrence - Dying declaration, held, reliable - Conviction of accused is not only based on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 353, 379, 411, 34-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 324, 353, 379, 411, 34 IPC - Identification of accused - Accused persons identified in Court for the first time after a gap of more than 2 years from the date of incident - Incident occurred in the night, at a place with improper lighting - Accused persons not known to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Evidence of recoveries is doubtful and hence not proved - Motive of crime also not proved, as it would not be safe to act upon belated and solitary assertion of PW3 to hold that motive behind commission of offence stands established - As regrading last seen..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Summoning of additional accused - Offence u/s 498-A, 406 IPC - Principal allegations of cruelty with petitioner on account of bringing less dowry are attributed to husband only - General and omnibus allegations were levelled against proposed accused, which do not satisfy Court that these accused..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 198-- FIR - Cannot be registered for offence u/s 494 IPC which is a non cognizable offence - S.154 Cr.P.C. deals with information in cognizable cases - Moreso S.198 Cr.P.C. puts a legal embargo for prosecution by any other mode except by way of complaint by the affected person - FIR quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Cause of death - No evidence as to how deceased died and what was the cause of her death - In the absence of factum of death as to how deceased died, accused persons cannot be held guilty u/s 306 IPC - Accused acquitted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Neither there is any medical evidence of rape on victim, nor any oral evidence except statement of mother and brother of victim, who stated that when victim returned home after incident, she said that accused raped her - Prosecution failed to prove the case against accused - Accused..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Foundation of last seen theory is based on principles of probability and cause and connection - Where a fact has occurred with a series of acts, preceding or accompanying it, it can safely be presumed that fact was possible as a direct cause of..........

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