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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406-- Cheating - Contractual allegations - A distinction has to been kept in mind between mere breach of contract and the offence of cheating - It depends upon intention of accused at the time of the inducement - Subsequent conduct is not the sole test - Mere breach of contract cannot give rise to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34-- Murder - Sole eye witness - Accused attacked deceased and PW9 with iron rods - PW9 eye witness sustained injuries on his head therefore his presence at the spot is not disputed - Testimony of PW9 corroborated by PW8 who although reached the spot after the incident but heard the deceased naming..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313- - Nature of offence - Plea of sudden quarrel - Statement of accused - Accused contended that there was sudden quarrel between deceased and accused - However, when all incriminating circumstances put to accused persons they completely denied all the facts - Complete denial rules out the possibility..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Triple murder case - Eye witnesses - Ocular evidence of two eye witness being mother and daughter of three deceased conclusively prove not only the involvement of accused persons but also their actual active role played in killing - Medical evidence supported the ocular evidence of two eye..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inherent contradictions - Only strong evidence could be that of PW4 but there are inherent contradictions in the statement of PW1 and PW4 - PW4 stated that he did not tell about the incident of 12th June, 2004 to anybody while PW1 stated that PW4 narrated the incident to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Grave and sudden provocation - Grave provocation is a monetary loss of one's capacity to differentiate between what is right or what is wrong - Memory of past event does not qualify as a grave and sudden provocation for mitigating the offence...........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420-- Criminal breach of trust & cheating - Non-payment of bill amount pertaining to contract between parties does not amount to criminal breach of trust - Moreover, there are no allegations as to cheating or dishonest intention of appellants in retaining money in order to have wrongful gain to..........

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