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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Provision of S.304-B IPC negates the requirement that prosecution must show that person prosecuted had actually inflicted or caused bodily injuries or had abetted commission of suicide...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Accused pleaded that in order to save deceased he sustained injuries as flat where deceased died was locked and he tried to reach the flat on the first floor by climbing the wooden ladder placed on back side from where he fell down - Plea rejected as none..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Unnatural death within 7 years of marriage - All PWs stated about repeated demands of dowry - Corroborative and documentary evidence establish demand of dowry - Letters written by deceased to her family members reflects anguish and suffering deceased was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Quantum of sentence - Keeping in view the letter written by deceased, manner in which offence was committed and nature and extent of involvement etc., no leniency is required - Sentence of life imprisonment imposed by trial Court justified...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression "soon before" is a relative term and it would depend upon circumstances of each case and no straight jacket formula can be laid down as to what would constitute a period of "soon before" - There must be existence of a proximate and live link between the effect of cruelty..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 468, 471, 477A, 120B-- Offence u/s 13(2) & 13(1)(d) of P.C. Act 1988 and Ss.420, 468, 471, 477A, 120-B IPC - Allegation that accused No.1 made false entries in furniture account and issued a false certificate to enable accused No.2 to receive funds from Panchayat - Simply proving receipt of money from Panchayat would..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of minor aged 13 years - Prosecutrix was of low intellect though of sound mind - Medical evidence supported prosecution case as there were bruises and abrasions on the body of prosecutrix and her hymen was torn - Human blood detected on the salwar of prosecutrix though no semen was detected -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397-- Robbery - Informant PW3, did not know the accused persons before the occurrence - Name of accused persons was told to PW3 by witnesses - No test identification parade of accused persons was held during investigation - Testimony of PW3 as regards identification of accused persons in Court is of no..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Defamation - Quashing of proceedings - Proceedings cannot be quashed on the ground that alleged act of accused falls within exception to S.499 IPC without there being any evidence on record...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Anticipatory bail - Promise of marriage - On the basis of records, it cannot be said that accused would in any manner interfere with the trial of the case and it is not even the allegation of prosecution that accused would flee from justice - In such eventuality, it is otherwise open to the..........

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