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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Quantum of sentence - Accused already undergone a sentence for 3 years 9 months and 22 days with remission of 2 months and 25 days - Maximum punishment provided u/s 304(Part II) IPC is 10 years - Accused was now 44 years old - He hails from a poor background and his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compromise - Non-compoundable offence - Where dispute between parties predominantly or overwhelming seems to be of a civil nature and dispute is a private one between two private parties, even though offences alleged are no, compoundable, offences can be compounded...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 468, 120B-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 406, 468, 120-B IPC - Parties settled the dispute amicably - Dispute is of civil in nature - Accused paid the amount of Rs.10 lakhs as agreed between parties - Complainant had no objection if offences are compounded - Proceedings quashed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - To constitute an offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC, it is not mere bickering which would amount to an offence but it should be harassment of such a nature that would drive a woman to commit suicide...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against family members of husband - No material on record to show that petitioners ever made a demand or any amount was paid to them for any purpose - All the allegations are actually made against husband of deceased - No allegation or incident was cited by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Parole - Mere fact that a person is convicted for an offence does not mean that he will abscond if he is released on parole...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Nature of injury sustained by injured as opined by Doctor to be simple in nature - Medical report proved by Doctor does not mention that head injury was sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death - In the absence of any other medical documents from any other..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8- - Victim claimed that she was violated by accused who was father of her friend - Version of victim is corroborated by PWs - Medical evidence though doubtful regarding penetration of vagina of victim, but it fully establishes case of attempted rape on victim - Accused thus, sentenced to 8 years R.I..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - It is necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 Cr.P.C. as to whether punishment of sentence of imprisonment so awarded for each offence will..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 427, 447, 504, 506, 149-- Offence u/ss 379, 427, 447, 504, 506, 149 IPC - Property dispute between parties and civil suit pending in regard to said dispute - No cogent evidence on record to indicate possession of complainant over land - Entire case of unlawful cutting of crop thus, rendered doubtful - No independent..........

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