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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - To constitute an offence u/s 306 IPC, prosecution must allege that wife was subjected to cruelty with clear cut mens rea to drive wife to commit suicide - Routine quarrel between husband and wife without there being any mens rea to commit suicide would not amount to abetment..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(B), 20(C)-- Nature of offence - Recovery of 692 gms charas - Intermediate quantity - Accused found to be in possession of 692 gms of charas which is in the intermediate bracket - Conviction altered from S.20(c) to S.20(b) of the Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Matter mutually and amicably settled between parties and complainant is no longer interested in supporting prosecution as chances of success in the matter are now greatly diminished - As matter is compromised, continuance..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, 34-- Offence u/s 201, 34 IPC - Co-accused allegedly mislead the investigating agency by giving false information and creating false evidence - However, no evidence on record that co-accused had knowledge about the commission of any offence and he was convicted simply on the basis of suspicion - More..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Dishonour of Cheque - Compounding of offence - Controlled by independent provision of S.147 of N.I. Act and is not contingent or dependent on provisions/scheme contemplated u/s 320 Cr.P.C...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147-- Dishonour of Cheque - Compounding of offence - Accused convicted for no, payment of cheque amount - However, as per settlement between parties, complainant agreed to accept the amount as agreed between parties towards full and final settlement of all dispute - Since accused deposited the entire..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 353, 186, 294, 323, 506-- Offence u/ss 353, 186, 294, 323, 506 IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Public servant when lodges an FIR regarding assault raised upon him while he was performing his official duty, he loses locus standi to enter into compromise with accused - Petition dismissed...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Injury on the body of victim is not sine qua non for commission of an offence of rape - It is also not necessary that injury has to be substantive or there has to be full penetration for the purpose of establishing offence of rape...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of minor girl by her teacher - Testimony of victim is consistent and fully corroborated by medical evidence in the form of testimony of Doctor who found red marks over genital parts for which she prescribed the medicines - Injury is not sine qua non for commission of offence of rape -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - It is established that deceased was last seen in the company of accused before incident and motive of offence is also proved on record - As regarding recovery of blood stained lathi at the instance of accused, it is also proved on record -..........

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