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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inflicting cruelty and torture upon deceased with regard to demand of dowry is proved on record by PW1 and PW2 - No major contradiction found in statements made by these PWs - Link between acts of accused and death of deceased is established from depositions of these PWs -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Material discrepancies between evidence of PW1 and PW3 as to whether there was a scuffle or not is not explained by prosecution, which raises serious doubt in prosecution case - Post mortem report shows four firearm injuries on deceased - PWs 1 and 3 not explained forth firearm injury,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 145(2)-- Dishonour of cheque - Evidence of complainant by way of affidavit - Cross examination of deponent - Reasons need to be assigned to seek cross-examination of deponent - It is obligatory for Court to recall complainant or its witnesses, if an application is made in that behalf - Moreover, no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - No direct evidence to establish that accused either aided or instigated deceased to commit suicide or entered into any conspiracy to aid her in committing suicide - Even no material on record to show that immediately prior to deceased committing suicide there was cruelty..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, 173-- Cognizance of offence - Rejection of final report - Magistrate while dealing with final report in a criminal case is not competent to take into consideration extraneous material at the time of taking cognizance straightaway on protest petition without following procedure prescribed under Chapter..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Investigation complete and challan filed - Nothing remains to be recovered - No fruitful purpose would be served by keeping accused behind bars for an indefinite period especially when he has already suffered approximately for four months - Guilt, if any, of the accused is yet to be..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(C)-- Recovery of 60 kg ganja - Independent witnesses turned hostile - Case is based only on evidence of I.O and other police witnesses - Material contradictions in statements of police witnesses and I.O - Dates are also wrongly mentioned in some of relevant documents - In the Malkhana register also..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Murder case - Three hours delay in lodging FIR cannot be culled as unusual, particularly in view of fact that PW1 picked up deceased and took him on a bullet car and on the way to police station he could get tractor of one person and by the time deceased was shifted in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Income Tax Act, 1961, Section 143(2)-- Notice u/s 143(2) of the Act - Non-service of notice - Notice was sent by Assessing Officer to the assessee's address as mentioned in PAN database - However, case of assessee is that notice not served, as assessee changed its name and address and intimation of the same given to Assessing Officer..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 20-- Recovery of 20 gms charas - No witness examined in order to prove site map, chick FIR or charge sheet - None of police papers which have been prepared during course of investigation proved and in absence of any proof of those papers they are not admissible in evidence - Proper proceeding for..........

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