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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 299, 300, 304-- Culpable homicide - Motive is not required to be proved to establish commission of murder - Motive is something which prompts a man to form an intention - Intention can be formed even at the place of incident at the time of commission of crime - It is only either intention or knowledge on the part..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Sole testimony of prosecutrix - Conviction can be based on the basis of sole testimony of prosecutrix without any corroboration provided her evidence is not improbable and unacceptable from its face value...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Exception 4 - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder is when (1) Offence is committed without pre-meditation; (2) in a sudden fight in the heat of passion; (3) upon a sudden quarrel; (4) without the offender having taken undue advantage or acted in a cruel or unusual manner; (5) it is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Assault by hitting on back and buttocks - However, cause of death was due to lacerated wound on the scalp and skull due to which brain and meninges were completely damaged - Prosecution failed to explain as to how scalp/skull of deceased was fractured - Accused acquitted on ground of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Murder - Cruelty - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased was subjected to cruelty on the day of occurrence and she died due to multiple injuries - Dead body of deceased recovered from well - Family members of deceased deposed that relations between deceased and her husband/accused were estranged due..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Doubt with regard to veracity of statements of eye witnesses - Accused acquitted on ground of benefit of doubt...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Merely because an accident happened and a person died, there cannot be any presumption under the law that vehicle was driven by driver in a rash and negligent manner which resulted in death - Unless and until prosecution proves by unimpeachable evidence that it was on..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of a boy aged 8 years - Nothing on record to prove that accident was a result of rash and negligent act on the part of accused - All PWs stated that vehicle was being driven slowly - Moreover, as to how accident happened, has not been proved by prosecution, much..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Merely because an accident happened and a person died, there cannot be any presumption under the law that vehicle was driven by driver in a rash and negligent manner which resulted in death, unless and until prosecution proves by unimpeachable evidence that it was on..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of a boy aged 8 years - Nothing on record to prove that accident was a result of rash and negligent act on the part of accused - All PWs stated that vehicle was being driven slowly - Moreover, as to how accident happened, has not been proved by prosecution, much..........

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