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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - S.494 IPC does not discriminate between an offender belonging to Hindu/Muslim/Christian male or female belonging to any caste or creed and can be proceeded u/s 494 IPC provided ingredients of said offence are made out...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - Where a Muslim male marries 5th wife, he can very well be prosecuted u/s 494 IPC - Since the 5th marriage will be void, personal law having permitted only four wives to be taken together - Similarly, Muslim female contracting second marriage can also be prosecuted u/s 494 IPC - Contention..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Honour killing - Run away couples - Investigation - Every case of honour killing shall be considered for entrustment a high power officer for investigation not below the rank of a Deputy Superintendent of Police and under the direct control and supervision of Senior Superintendent of Police...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Honour killing - Run away couples - Rebellious marriage - Directions issued by Court to police and State: (i) there shall be separate cell in every police district for receiving complaints from couples expressing fear of physical annihilation from parents, relatives and Khaps; Police shall make no..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Word `sasuralwale' is not ambiguous and specifically includes husband and relatives of husband normally residing under same roof...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Nature of offence - Deceased died within 2-1/2 years of her marriage by burning - PWs proved that accused harassed deceased regularly - Even on the date of incident accused and deceased were present and on the same day deceased sustained burn injuries inside her room - All family members of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B, 498A-- Non-framing of charge - Accused convicted u/ss 304-B & 498-A IPC - Although no specific charge u/s 306 IPC was framed against accused but evidence on record proves that accused abetted suicide of deceased - Non-framing of charge u/s 306 IPC does not absolve accused from commission of offence -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 177, 181, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 245-- Cheating and forgery - Discharge - Nowhere complainant or any of his two witnesses stated that accused knew that information that he was certifying to be correct was false or he had reason to believe that information was false - Some assertion on their part in this regard is necessary but it has..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 149, 302, 201, 342, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Offence u/ss 147, 149, 302, 201 & 342 - Name of petitioner not mentioned in FIR and he was subsequently implicated only on the basis of disclosure statement of co-accused - No specific role attributed to accused - Pws have not supported the prosecution case - Petitioner in custody since..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Sole testimony of prosecutrix - Conviction can be based on the basis of sole testimony of prosecutrix without any corroboration provided her evidence is not improbable and unacceptable from its face value...........

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