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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489B, 489C-- Counterfeit currency notes - Component of mens rea for offence falling u/s 489-B and/or 489-C IPC is knowledge or having reason to believe that currency note or bank note is forged or counterfeit, coupled with intention to use same as genuine or knowledge that it may be used as genuine...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967, Section 38-- Criminal Conspiracy - Supporting terrorist activities - A1 was propagating ideology of ISIS and advocating among other things, war against no, Muslims, that classes were attended by A-2, videos relating to such speeches were found on her person when she was arrested and that she was attempting to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - For conviction u/s 306 IPC, prosecution has to prove that : (i) deceased committed suicide; (ii) accused instigated or abetted for committing suicide; and (iii) Mens-Rea of accused...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - For conviction u/s 306 IPC there has to be a clear mens-rea to commit the offence - It also requires an active act or a direct act which led the deceased to commit suicide seeing no option and that act must have been intended to push the deceased into such a position that he..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Use of abusive language alone without any mens rea does not amount to abetment of suicide...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - Street quarrel between deceased and petitioner, which erupted due to tortuous act of deceased - Deceased appeared to be a minor and he drove car in reverse motion which hit some part of house of petitioner and dismantled some flower pots belonging to petitioner - Petitioner..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - There should be clear mens rea to commit the offence for conviction u/s 306 IPC - It also requires an active act or direct act which led the deceased to commit suicide seeing no option and this act must have been intended to push the deceased into such a position that he/she..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489C-- Offence u/s 489-C IPC - Mens rea - Neither there are allegations that fake currency notes were used by accused nor said currency notes have been offered to anybody - Prosecution failed to prove mens rea on part of accused as required by S.489-C IPC - Accused acquitted...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)- - Accused committed the act on spur of moment in a petty quarrel with his wife/deceased - He did not have requisite mens rea to commit offence of murder - Motive of crime not proved on record - But as he is a grown up man, he knew his actions of pressing neck would cause such bodily injury which..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - `Go and die' - Mere utterance of word by accused towards deceased in a quarrel or on spur of moment that he should go and die cannot be considered as an instigation by accused for deceased to commit suicide, as no mens rea on part of accused in uttering those words can be..........

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