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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 Part II-- Custodial death - Placing reliance on evidence of PW6 trial Court convicted accused - Contradictions in the evidence of PW6 and her version at variance with the medical evidence - Order of acquittal passed by High Court - Does not suffer from any infirmity to warrant interference...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Married woman - Death after 10 years of marriage - Burden cannot be put on accused to show as to under what circumstances death was caused - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 102, 105-- Private defence - Commencement and continuation - Right commences, as soon as a reasonable apprehension of danger to the body arises from an attempt, or threat, or commit the offence, although the offence may not have been committed but not until that there is that reasonable apprehension - The..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 Part II-- Reduction in sentence - Conviction u/s 304 Part II - Incident 17 years old - Sentence reduced from 8 years RI to 6 years...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 96-- Private defence - Accused need not prove the existence of the right of private defence beyond reasonable doubt - It is enough for him to show as in a civil case that the preponderance of probabilities is in favour of his plea...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102-- Private defence - Not necessary for accused to plead in so many words that he acted in self-defence - If the circumstances show that the right of private defence was legitimately exercised, it is open to the Court to consider such a plea - Burden of proof is on the accused - Accused can proved..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102-- Private defence - Injuries - Not a safe criterion for determining who the aggressor was - Injuries on the person of accused does not lead to a presumption that accused had caused injuries in exercise of his right of private defence - It has to be proved that injuries so caused probabilities the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry demand - Deceased promised to pay for some articles which her mother-in-law had purchased - Deceased felt embarrassed as her parents did not pay the money - No demand by mother-in-law - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Mere absence of motive for a crime, howsoever atrocious it may be, cannot in the absence of plea and proof of legal insanity, bring the case within this section...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Unsoundness of mind - Standard of proof - Standard to be applied adopted by reasonable men - Mere fact that an accused is conceited, odd irascible and his brain is not quite all right, or that the physical and mental ailments from which he suffered had rendered his intellect weak and had affected..........

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