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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376, 506, 509-- Kidnapping and rape - Accused lured the prosecutrix on the pretext of repaying the loan taken by him from her mother and took her to a secluded place, where he committed rape upon her - Age of prosecutrix was admittedly less than 18 years while age of accused is 33 years - Accused not only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c), 13(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 468, 471, 120B- - Bank Manager of Public Sector Bank - Unauthorized conversion of public funds to private funds of an individual - Diversion of public funds by accused amount to criminal breach of trust by committing forgery/use of forged documents as well as offence under provisions of Corruption Act - It is not..........
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..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 307-- Complaint u/ss 326 & 307 IPC - These two sections cannot be used simultaneously to convict a person - Although punishment u/ss 326 & 307 IPC is similar but offence is not the same - In the instant case, offence related to victim being shot in right shoulder - Victim was hospitalized for about 20..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 299, 302-- Nature of offence - Accused stabbed his wife with knife in the abdomen causing her dangerous injuries which resulted in her death after 8/9 months - Probable cause of death was multi-organ failure by cutting of whole of small intestines and removal of same by means of knife - There was direct..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - Ingredients to attract S.420 IPC: (i) Cheating; (ii) dishonest inducement to deliver property or to make, alter or destroy any valuable security or anything which is sealed or is capable of being converted into a valuable security and (iii) mens rea of accused at the time of making the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 126-- Theft & unauthorized use of electricity - Difference - Mens rea or criminal intent is necessary for prosecution of theft u/s 135 of the Act - But for unauthorized use, an assessment u/s 126 of Act, no such intent is required to be proved...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409-- Criminal Breach of trust - Quashing of proceedings - Petitioner contended that if there was any intention on his part to commit criminal breach of trust, the amount would have been huge money and not a mere Rs.1,44,381 - Contention rejected as criminal breach of trust of Re.1/- or Rs.One Crore is..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Ingredients - Knowledge, intention, mens rea, positive active participation leaving no option and compelling a person to commit suicide are the essential ingredients to involve a person u/s 306 IPC...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 1910, Section 44, 39-- Pilferage of electrical energy - Assessment - Mere acquittal of petitioner in criminal case for his alleged act of pilferage of electrical energy on the ground of no, production of cogent evidence does not confer any right in petitioner to claim innocence in matter of illegal drawing of energy -..........

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