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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 395, 397, 376, 324, 354, 354A, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Dacoity - Appreciation of evidence - There is no evidence with regard to knowledge of accused about prior crimes allegedly committed by other persons - Even, one of the accused `M' in his confessional statement has clearly explained that accused permitted him and his associates to stay at his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 137, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 120B, 377, 307, 397, 395, 302, 201, 412, Supreme Court Rules, 1966, Order 47, Rule 1- - Review - Rape case - Death sentence - General contentions against capital punishment made by petitioner, which cannot be gone into in the review petition - Each and every ground assailing course of investigation was well considered by trial Court and even in criminal appeal - Even plea of alibi..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Service -- Disciplinary proceedings - Judicial review - Test is whether findings are based on some evidence - High Court may interfere only in a case where there is no evidence to sustain the charge of misconduct...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 452-- Double murder - Attempt to murder - Unlawful assembly - Accused fully armed constituted an unlawful assembly, entered the house of deceased and when latter ran out for his safety, he was chased and assaulted - Accused also assaulted on those who tried to come to rescue deceased - Number of..........
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 363, 364, 364A, 365, 302, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 21(1)(a)-- Kidnapping and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of dead body of deceased - Dead body recovered in decomposed state with one leg missing in agricultural farm - PW1/father of deceased not testified that he had identified dead body found in agricultural farm was that of deceased - No..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Allegation that wife is deriving income or living in adultery not proved by husband, as he had not mounted to box and let in any contra evidence - Oral testimony of wife stands uncontroverted - No material to prove that wife has any avocation to maintain herself - Family..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 149, 148-- Murder - Sole testimony of eye witnesses - Parity with co-accused - If deposition of eye witnesses are not reliable qua one of accused and he is acquitted by giving benefit of doubt, same benefit ought to have been given to other accused also, unless there is some further material/evidence against..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65-- Secondary evidence - Photocopy of an attested copy of rent note - Eviction suit - No averment in eviction petition as to existence of a rent note, nor is there any mention that rent note was in existence - Therefore, without there being a pleading in regard to existence of a document, no secondary..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Special Marriage Act, 1954, Section 25(iii)-- Declaration of marriage as a nullity on ground of fraud - Consent of wife for marriage obtained by fraud and coercion - No evidence led by wife that her consent for marriage was obtained by fraud and coercion - As regarding no, consummation of marriage by husband, same is not a ground u/s 25(iii)..........

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