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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 309, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Attempt to commit suicide - Appreciation of evidence - There is no evidence on record that accused tried to commit suicide by causing injury to himself - Even, prosecution has not examined any witness to show that under what circumstances he was found by police - Moreover, in absence of any..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84, 302, 307, 309, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Insanity - Offence u/ss 302, 307, 309 IPC - Appreciation of evidence - Witnesses specifically stated that accused was suffering from mental disorder for last near about 2 years prior to date of incident - Even, these witnesses were neither declared hostile nor anything has been elicited from their..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Attempt to murder - Injury dangerous to life - Medical opinion - Doctor stated injury dangerous to life but in his examination-in-chief stated nothing as to on what basis he has declared injury as dangerous to life - Accused, thus, had no occasion to cross examine him on this point - It is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(iv), (v), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Offence u/ss 436, 34 IPC and S.3(2)(iv), (v) of SC/ST Act - Accused convicted and sentenced under alleged offences - Co-accused already released on bail - Accused in custody for about 2 years - Appeal filed before High Court is not likely to be heard on an immediate date - Bail granted to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 326A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 498-A, 326-A, 323, 504, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Applicant is a minor sister-in-law of first informant - Witnesses of fact turned hostile - Rest of accused including husband of first informant already acquitted - There are bleak chances..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(iii)(xi), 14-- Offence u/s 3(1)(iii)(xi) of the Act is triable exclusively by Court of Session - Court of Session is empowered specifically u/s 14 of the Act cannot try cases committed to it as per warrant procedure though some offences under IPC are otherwise triable according to warrant procedure - Procedure..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956, Section 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 372, 34-- Offence u/ss 3 to 9 of Immoral Traffic Act and Ss.366-A, 372, 34 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Proceedings cannot be quashed merely on ground that I.O. who conducted the investigation was not authorized to do so under the provisions of Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Testimony of sole eye witness - Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - PW2 an eye witness being a landlady residing in same premises in which offence has taken place - Presence of PW2 on the spot can be taken as natural - PW2 on hearing cries of deceased came out and witnessed accused hitting deceased..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 147, 148, 149, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Offence u/ss 325, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Interested/relative witnesses - Evidence of PWs are consistent with respect to manner of occurrence, part played by accused and place of occurrence, which was duly corroborated by medical evidence - Severe injuries sustained by informant on his nose..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Accused used to torture deceased/wife physically and mentally - He and his family members also raised demand of dowry - Charges u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act proved by prosecution beyond reasonable doubt - Conviction upheld...........

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