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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 457, 380-- Theft of gold chain from neck of a lady while she was asleep at night - Theft not realised for many days - FIR lodged after 16 days and that too after police showed the chain to the owner - No evidence against accused except the evidence of police officials - Conviction and sentence, held, not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consensual relationship without any assurance of marriage - Not an offence u/s 376 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix and accused were at different places, far away from one another, at the relevant time - Falsity of prosecutrix statement will never lead to conviction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498-- Death whether due to poisoning - Post-mortem report, Central Forensic Science Laboratory's report as also the inquest report that death was due to heart attack and not due to poisoning - Merely because body of deceased turned blue is not a sufficient basis to infer that deceased had been poisoned..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 209, 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Offence triable by Court of Sessions - Duty of Magistrate - Magistrate has no power to go into merits of case to form an opinion whether prima facie offence u/s 306 IPC, which is exclusively triable by Court of Sessions, is made out against accused or not - Magistrate is required to commit case to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Sudden quarrel between husband and wife - Wife herself sprinkled kerosene oil on her - Accused lit the match stick - When wife caught fire husband tried to extinguish fire and took her to hospital - Accused was not having any intention to commit murder - Conviction altered from..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 504 & 506 IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Territorial jurisdiction - Act of dory demand and harassment was either made at Lucknow or at Jaipur - No mention in FIR that offence was committed partly at Jaipur and partly at Varanasi - No whisper that offence is..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 177, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 345-- Concealment of order passed in an earlier petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C. - During the existence of that order petitioners preferred a criminal misc. writ petition and sought the same relief - Offence u/s 177 IPC is committed - As the offence was committed in Court and S.345 Cr.P.C. empowers a Court to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 97, 99-- Right of private defence - Fight between two groups - Death of one person of victim party - One of the persons of victim party ran away - He was chased and inflicted with lathi blows - Right of private defence not available qua second death...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 120B-- Offence u/ss 420, 406, 120-B IPC - Complainant convicted u/s 138 NI Act - Complainant alleging misuse of the same very cheque - Such a frivolous prosecution cannot be permitted to be continued - Order taking cognizance quashed...........

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