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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2)-- Cancellation of bail - Accused coming to Court after taking liquor - No ground for cancelling the bail...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Categorical statement of father of deceased on record that there were no demands for dowry - Mother and brother of deceased also not stated that there was any demand for dowry - Rather, statement is that accused used to maintain deceased and deposit money in her account..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compensation - Acid attack - 16% burn injury - Victim suffered an uncivilized and heartless crime committed by accused and there is no room for leniency which can be conceived - Accused rightly convicted u/s 326 IPC and sentence of 5 years at least needs no interference - However, it is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Matrimonial dispute - Husband levelled allegations against wife and his family members - Though in FIR, complainant mentioned 15 women and 35 men came by vehicles but names of 11 persons alone were disclosed in FIR - In the FIR or in statement recorded u/s 161..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder of wife - Allegation against parents of husband - Presence of accused at the spot is not established or even alleged by any of PWs - A charge cannot be framed solely on a presumption that their presence is neither confirmed nor ruled out - For framing a charge, grave suspicion is required..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Compounding of offence - Cheating - Merely because offence is compoundable still discretion can be exercised by Court having regard to nature of offence - As offence in question has its own effect on society at large, no infirmity in order rejecting application for compounding - However, having..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and minor daughter - Remand of case to SDJM by High Court - Validity - Respondent is legally wedded wife of appellant, as per finding recorded by High Court - It is thus, not proper to remand the matter to SDJM for further inquiry and instead should have fixed maintenance..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Notice - Received back unserved - Notice served by accused through counsel - Plea that counsel issued notice without her instructions - Since no complaint was lodged against counsel in Bar Council as such it clearly indicates that registered notice was sent on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d)-- Illegal gratification - Discharge sought immediately after filing of charge sheet - Court cannot become an Appellate Court and start appreciating evidence by finding out inconsistency in the statements of witnesses - It is not legally permissible - No prima facie case made out for discharge at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Specific Relief Act, 1963, Section 34, 37-- Suit for declaration, damages and injunction filed in High Court on its original side - Leave to file suit granted - Revocation of leave sought on the ground that High Court at Calcutta has no territorial jurisdiction - Revocation of leave - Such question cannot be considered on the basis of..........

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