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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 342, 377-- Kidnapping - Unnatural offence with 3-1/2 year old child - Victim was subjected to traumatic and brutal sexual assault by accused - He was seen in the company of accused during day after he went missing from outside his house - He was recovered from room of accused which was locked from inside and..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Examination of accused - Statements of an accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C cannot be used as evidence in holding him guilty of offence but answers given by accused to questions put to him during examination u/s 313 Cr.P.C can well be taken into consideration in deciding whether prosecution evidence can be..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused suspected his wife to be involved in extra martial relation with another person of village for which villagers also used to tease him and due to such disgraceful remarks he got agitated and suddenly struck his wife's head causing bleeding injury resulting into her death..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Place of occurrence - PWs saw the dead body of deceased lying in Courtyard of her house - While PW9, son of deceased saw dead body of his mother on bank of tank - However, courtyard and bank of pond is adjacent to each other as per map - Place of occurrence as evident..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Framing of charges - At the stage of framing of charge, Court is required to evaluate the material and documents on record with a view of finding out if facts emerging therefrom, taken at their face value, disclose the existence of all ingredients constituting alleged offence - Court is not..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Conviction - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Benefit of doubt - Testimony of sole-witness, not reliable - TIP done after two weeks of arrest of accused - Contradiction in identification and arrest of accused - Finger prints found on liquor bottle not matched with that of accused - Recovery of..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 417, 420-- Anticipatory bail - Rape and cheating - Contents of FIR and statement of victim shows that accused lured her, promised to marry and enjoyed her sexually, but for that she could not have consented - It is thus, an offence of rape u/s 375 IPC, as no free consent as contemplated by S.39 IPC is there..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Cheating - Compounding of offence - Accused deposited the amount involved in alleged transaction - Complainant has no intention to proceed with prosecution, since he is getting his money - Since alleged offence is compoundable with permission of Court, accused permitted to move trial Court for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 137, Supreme Court Rules, 1966, Order 47, Rule 1-- Review - Dismissal of appeal against conviction - Gang rape and murder of 23 years old girl - Conviction shall not be affected by any irregularity in arrest of accused, particularly when offence against accused is proved on record - No ground to hold that conviction and trial of accused is..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Dishonour of cheque - Cognizance of offence - Only for those offences, where allegations constitute offence the Magistrate is entitled to take cognizance and proceed with the matter - Otherwise, issuance of summons to accused virtually violates constitutional right of liberty guaranteed to..........

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