Showing : 1781-1790 of 14765 Results

CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased suffered brutal homicidal death at matrimonial home within 10 days of being brought back on assurance that accused/husband would not subject her to further torture over demands of dowry - Accused was present with deceased at the time of occurrence and has failed to..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Examination of evidence and materials on record shows that circumstantial evidence surrounding commission of offence clearly connects accused persons with offence - Even, evidence of child witness is corroborated on material particulars - Moreover, last seen..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased suffered homicidal death within 3 years of her marriage - She was subjected to persistent torture over demands of gold ornaments and was driven out of matrimonial home over such demands while she was pregnant - Injuries found on the body of deceased, which shows..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Abduction and rape - Determination of age of prosecutrix - School leaving certificate is on record for proving age of prosecutrix - However, there is no reliable evidence to vouch for truth of said certificate - Person who issued the same and source from where it was taken, not examined or proved..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Appeal against conviction - Murder - Admittedly, no valuable article or jewellery was missing from Well, where accused were staying with deceased - Even though human blood has been found but its blood group could not be determined - Witness of recovery memo not examined - Merely on evidence of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Abduction and rape - Sole testimony of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix in her statement recorded u/s 164 Cr.P.C. stated that she had gone of her own, but later she retracted from her statement for obvious reason that she succumbed to pressure of her parents - More so, prosecutrix changed three vehicles..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506(i)-- Discharge - Offence u/s 506(i) IPC - Merely on ground of discrepancy in timing of incident, accused cannot be discharge, particularly, when there is sufficient material on record to frame charge for offence u/s 506(i) IPC and investigating report prima facie disclose complainant was threatened..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 354A(1)(i), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 8, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Sexual assault of 6 years old girl child - Accused found guilty of offence of penetrative sexual assault on minor female child of 6 years of age - Even, mental and psychological trauma of such sexual assault troubles minor female child throughout..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 380, 381, 457, 411, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25-- Quashing of FIR - Theft - Confession of co-accused - Petitioner named by co-accused in his disclosure statement - No recovery has been effected from petitioner - Even otherwise, confession made by accused in police custody is inadmissible in evidence in view of S.25 of Evidence Act - More so,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 102, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 120B, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 72A-- Seizure of bank account by I.O - Offence u/ss 406, 420, 120-B and S.72-A of I.T. Act - Two trusts run by accused were actively involved in collecting huge funds as donation in name of providing legal assistance to Gujarat Riots victims - However, such donations never reached victims - Substantial..........

Showing : 1781-1790 of 14765 Results