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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against conviction - Accused cannot be acquitted on the basis of compromise - However, Appellate Court can take lenient view in awarding sentence after hearing appeal, if conviction is sustained...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Conviction u/s 306 IPC in absence of charge thereunder - Deceased committed suicide and relevant and material facts are already part of charge u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC even in the absence of charge u/s 306 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308, 34-- Attempt to commit culpable homicide - Free fight between parties - Both the parties received injuries - However, prosecution suppressed the genesis and origin of occurrence and also failed to explain injuries on the accused including death of father of accused - Adverse inference must be drawn..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused a constable in uniform opened fire at Head constable using official weapon in police station, resulting into death of head constable - Deceased had made adverse entry against accused which was entered in `rojnamcha' - This caused huge anguish and frustration to accused - It is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Presumption - Once prosecution succeeds in establishing component of cruelty leading to conviction u/s 498-A, normally Court cannot refuse to invoke presumption of abetment, if other requirements of S.113-A of Evidence Act stand satisfied...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased having a pregnancy of 20 weeks committed suicide within 3 years of her marriage - She was being harassed both physically and mentally and in direct as well as indirect ways for non compliance with demand of accused for Rs.1 lakhs for investment in his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Attempt to murder - Property dispute - Allegations against wives of accused - Appellants were merely by-standers - No specific role assigned to appellants while specific role was assigned to two co-accused - Medical evidence also does not corroborate the subsequent allegations made by victim..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Recovery of blood stained sword from the house of accused - However, FSL report did not find any human blood on the sword - Attesting witness of memo of site of crime inspection declared hostile - Prosecution did not submit any explanation about sword, which was collected from site of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased having a pregnancy of 20 weeks committed suicide within 3 years of her marriage leaving behind a ten months old child - Defence of accused that deceased committed suicide because she was not permitted to go to her mother's place does not inspire confidence,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341, 324, 147, 149, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Unlawful assembly - Rioting - Test Identification Parade - Out of five accused, only one accused was recognized - No identification parade conducted to identify four assailants, who were not known to complainant and they were not identified when crime was committed - Crucial witness at the scene..........

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