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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 294, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 307, 294, 34 IPC and Ss.25 & 27 Arms Act - Not an offence between private parties simpliciter - Such offences have a serious impact on the society at large - Offences are definitely against the society - Parties cannot be allowed to compound the offences...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning within 7 years of marriage - There was demand of dowry accompanied with physical and mental cruelty against deceased prior to her death - More so, when PW5 brother of deceased arrived at the matrimonial house of deceased on the day of incident, said house was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - There are ten accused persons involved in the case and one of them died during pendency of proceedings - It has not been proved conclusively or even sufficiently that all of accused were present in the house when deceased died - Except husband and his father who..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Dispute between parties amicably settled - Complainant does not want to pursue the case against petitioner - Offence u/s 420 IPC along with proceedings emanating thereto, quashed - Petition allowed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - No culpable harassment per se established - U, natural death of deceased cannot be the consequence of the demand alone - Conviction set aside - Accused acquitted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - No evidence as to how deceased was harassed to such an extent, that she was driven to take her own life - Accused acquitted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Death by hanging - Delay in lodging FIR properly explained - No specific allegation of harassment of deceased by accused, much less harassment involving physical or mental torture by positive acts - Prosecution failed to establish that demands made by accused had a reasonable connection..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder of 90 years old person - Sole eye witness - Deceased was repeatedly crushed under wheels of tractor while he had gone to ease himself along with PW1 - At the spot, a lathi, a lota and chappal were found which lends support to prosecution case - FIR lodged promptly - PW1 is completely..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Attempt to murder - Compromise - Though the offence u/s 307 IPC is a serious offence and no, compoundable but High Court has power to accept the compromise - Instantly, investigation is at initial stage - No injury is caused to victim - Weapon of offence not recovered by police - If case is sent..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376(2)(g), 34-- Abduction and gang rape - Evidence of victim - Reliability - Accused allegedly took victim away towards river and committed rape on her - Evidence of victim who happens to be widow of 55 years old appears to be no tinge of exaggeration so as to falsely implicate three accused who incidentally are..........

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