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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 (Part II)- - Murder and culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Nature of offence - Accused pored kerosene oil on his wife and set her on fire - There was no pre-mediation nor predetermined motive of crime - Accused received the news of his ailing father and wanted to see his father and asked deceased to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - General allegation of demand of additional dowry against i, laws - No overt act or specific role assigned to father-i, law and mother-i, law - Acquittal of father-i, law and mother-i, law calls for no interference...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Word `suicide' - Meaning - `Sui' means `self' and `cide' means `killing' - A person committing suicide must commit it by himself, irrespective of means employed by him in achieving his object of killing himself...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364A, 201, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106, 27-- Murder - Kidnapping for ransom - Disclosure statement - Burden of proof - Accused committed murder of two persons i.e father & son after kidnapping them for ransom as demand of ransom was not met - Recovery of dead bodies from covered gutters and personal belongings of deceased from other places..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364A, 201, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A-- Murder - Compensation to victim family - High Court committed error by declining to give compensation without any reason to deceased family - Widow of deceased who is also mother of other deceased representing family of victim be paid interim compensation of Rs.10 lacs - State of Haryana is liable..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased a pregnant woman, committed suicide within four months of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Testimonies of PWs regarding persistent demand of dowry from deceased during a very short span of her matrimonial life and cruel behavior of accused with deceased..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Demand of Rs.One lakh for repair and reconstruction of house in which complainant (wife) was living along with her husband and other family members - Held, it is merely in the nature of loan and cannot be termed as dowry demand - Conviction set aside...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Bail - Kidnapping and rape - Medical report of victim shows that she is major girl aged about 18 years - Statement of victim u/s 164 Cr.P.C shows that she is consenting party - Medical report of victim does not corroborate her statement recorded u/s 164 Cr.P.C. - Accused has no criminal history..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, 384-- Rape - Acquittal - Legality of - Prosecutrix although admitted her thumb impression on FIR, admittedly drafted by her advocate but she stated that she does not know the contents as application was written by her advocate according to his own will - She herself stated that false case against..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide note that accused were pressurizing him for money which deceased lost in playing MCH match - Accused did not in any manner instigate, incite or provoke the deceased to commit suicide - FIR and proceedings quashed...........

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