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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 415, 420, 34-- Cheating - mens rea - Accused a branch manager of bank allegedly caused wrongful loss to bank in granting advances to firm - No evidence to prove dishonest intention of accused to obtain any illegal gratification from concerned firm - Ingredients of fraudulent and dishonest intentions on the part..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Medical negligence-- Civil and Criminal Law - Negligence act in civil law may not necessarily be negligence act in criminal law - For negligence to amount to an offence, the element of mens rea must be shown to exist - For an act to amount negligent, the degree of negligence should be much higher i.e. gross or of a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 415, 420-- Company - Mens rea - Company can be prosecuted for commission of criminal offence - A corporation would be liable for crimes of intent - A corporation is virtually in the same position as any individual and may be convicted of common law as well as statutory offences including those requiring mens..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 415, 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence by company - Mens rea - Company inviting investment in shares from prospective investors to float a product by giving rosy picture of the product - Petitioner and others invested 500 crore - Product proved a failure and company going into liquidation - Complaint against the company for..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 506, 294, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased having love affair with the accused - Deceased set herself to ablaze in her house - Dying declaration - Deceased stated that accused wrote 3-4 letters and asked her to marry him, otherwise he will take her forcibly and out of fear she committed suicide - Acquittal of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Clear mens rea should be there to commit the offence - It also requires an active act or direct act which led the deceased to commit suicide - This act must have been intended to push the deceased into such a position that he/she committed suicide - Abetment involves a mental..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Railways Act, 1989, Section 124(A)-- Passenger in the train with a valid ticket standing at the open door of the compartment - Fell down due to his own negligence - Claim petition - Compensation can be denied if death takes place due to criminal act of deceased - Criminal act must have an element of malicious intent or mens rea -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased deeply in love with the accused and wanted to marry him - Deceased committed suicide on coming to know that accused intended to marry another girl - No evidence that accused ever held any false promise of marriage to deceased and thereafter failed to fulfill that..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 324-- Murder and hurt - Accused killed deceased with sword and inflicted injury on complainant - Ocular evidence of complainant consistent with his written complaint lodged contemporaneously - It got corroboration and support from other witnesses - Doctor corroborated factum of death of victim -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide by a woman after 10/11 years of marriage who was having three sons - Father of deceased lodged complaint that his daughter was harassed by husband by making demand of dowry - No specific incident indicated except one which was 2/3 years old - No allegation of..........

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