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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 300-- Murder - Accused was beaten and humiliated by deceased and under a grave provocation he shot the deceased after 7 hours of incident - Period of 7 hours was sufficient for accused to cool down - A person who is under a grave and sudden provocation can regain his cool and composure - Beating and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406-- Criminal breach of trust - Prosecution must prove : (i) that the accused was entrusted with property or with dominion over it and (ii) that he (a) misappropriated it, or (b) converted it to his own use, or (c) used it, or (d) disposed of it - The gist of the offence is misappropriation done in a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Essential ingredients of the provision of S.420 IPC are: (i) cheating; (ii) dishonest inducement to deliver property or to make, alter or destroy any valuable security or anything which is sealed or signed or is capable of being converted into a valuable security, and (iii) mens rea of the accused..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died within 7 years of marriage by burning to the extent of 80% - Evidence on record shows that deceased was burnt by throwing kerosene oil on her and then setting her on fire which negates the recording contained in the log book register and MLC of deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died due to burn injuries within 7 years of marriage - She was subjected to cruelty and harassment 5-6 months prior to her death by accused and such cruelty and harassment was for and in connection with dowry soon before her death - Presumption u/s..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 201-- Murder - Cruelty - Medical & scientific evidence proved that accused committed murder of his wife by strangulation with the aid of cable wire - Accused was very much present at the time when deceased breathed her last therefore, the best person who could have come forward with appropriate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - If one of essential ingredients of S.304-B IPC is proved that death of women was caused by burns, it is not necessary for prosecution to prove that death occurred otherwise than under normal circumstances as death due to burns comes under otherwise then under normal circumstances...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Death by burning - Conduct of husband of deceased - Explanation given by husband in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. that he does not know as to how deceased got burnt as he was sleeping at the time when deceased got burnt - Deceased sustained extensive burn injuries to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Essentials required to be established u/s 304B IPC are: (i) The death of a woman was caused by any burns or bodily injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances; (ii) Such death have occurred within seven years of her marriage; and (iii) Soon before her death she was subjected to cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Reduction of sentence - Sentence of R.I for 3 years for the offence u/s 498-A IPC affirmed - However, sentence u/s 304-B IPC reduced from 10 years R.I to 7 years R.I - Both the sentences shall run concurrently - Appeal dismissed...........

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