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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 447-- Offence u/ss 325, 447 IPC - Mere fact that accused was not named in FIR would not entitle him to an acquittal when his guilt has been established beyond reasonable doubt by evidence on record - Conviction upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 447-- Offence u/ss 325, 447 IPC - Evidence of PWs proves beyond reasonable doubt that accused assaulted PW2 with blunt side of a dao weapon causing fracture of left side ribs - Absence of independent witness, non seizure of dao weapon and absence of medical report, does not affect conviction of accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 447-- Offence u/ss 325, 447 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Keeping in view the serious nature of offence, sentence cannot be reduced as imposed by High Court - However, ends of justice would be met if sentence u/s 325 IPC modified from sentence of R.I for 6 months to sentence of S.I for 6 months...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Grave criminal offence or economic offence - Compromise/settlement - Held, a grave criminal offence or serious economic offence or an offence having potentiality to create a dent in the financial health of the institution is not to be quashed on the ground that there is delay in trial or that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Gender of an accused - An offence under the criminal law is an offence and it does not depend upon gender of an accused - A person committing a murder or getting involved in a financial scam or forgery of documents, cannot claim discharge or acquittal on the ground of her gender as that is neither..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Deceased subjected to cruelty at the hands of her husband and her in laws - Evidence on record shows that deceased harassed beyond limits by her-i, laws which caused her grave mental and physical injury and made her run away from matrimonial home on several times and ultimately resulted..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 174A-- Offence u/s 174-A - Quashing of FIR - Petitioners not received the summons qua main case u/s 138 of N.I.Act - However, the moment petitioners knew about the same, they paid the cheque amount in question to complainant and they have been discharged in complaint u/s 138 of N.I. Act - Since in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d)(i), 13(1)(d)(ii)- - Illegal gratification - Proof of demand of illegal gratification is the gravamen of the offence - In absence thereof, charge therefor would fail - Mere acceptance of any amount allegedly by way of illegal gratification or recovery thereof, dehors the proof of demand, ipso facto, would thus not be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 367, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Minor girl underwent marriage with appellant against wishes of parents - Minor girl went with appellant voluntarily and there is no element of taking away or enticing a minor within the meaning of lawful guardianship which is an essential constituent for offence of kidnapping and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13-- Illegal gratification - Failure to prove demand of illegal gratification - Fatal to prosecution case - Mere recovery of amount from accused, offence u/ss 7 or 13 of the Act would not entail his conviction thereunder...........

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