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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape on minor - Imposition of sentence of life imprisonment - Propriety of - Accused convicted for committing brutal rape of an eight year old girl - Held, imposition of sentence of life imprisonment justified - Contention that appellant is father of four children and their lives would be ruined..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Machine supplied but not working properly - Dispute of civil nature - Blatant abuse of process of law not to be permitted - FIR quashed - Cost of one lakh imposed, out of which State to pay Rs.50,000/- and I.O. to pay Rs.50,000/- - Cost imposed on IO to be recovered from his salary...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 468, 471, 120B-- Cheating - Forgery - Quashing of proceedings - Petitioners/accused persons were members of society and were expelled from that society - Petitioners alleged to have conspired and prepared forged documents to cause harm to respondent No.2 who was chairman of that society - Two civil suits were..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Obtaining fitness certificate - Not necessary - Held, mere satisfaction of Magistrate regarding physical fitness of person to record dying declaration is sufficient - If such statement has been proved by Magistrate then in every case there is no necessity to obtain fitness..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 195-- False injury report prepared and given in investigation to frame the opposite party in a criminal case - Document was forged outside, given to police and then produced in Court - Court has jurisdiction to frame charge u/s 195 of the Code and to take cognizance of the case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Death of bride by consuming poison - Accused charged with offence u/s 304-B - Evidence showed that accused committed the offence u/s 306 IPC - Conviction and sentence altered from S.304-B to S.306 IPC though no charge u/s 306 IPC was framed - Sentence of 7 years reduced to already undergone i.e. 5..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Turning out the bride from matrimonial home - In a family life, there can be differences, quarrels, misgivings and apprehensions but it is the degree which raises it to the level of mental cruelty - A daughter-i, law is to be treated as a member of the family with warmth and affection..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Grant of - Petitioners have already joined investigation - They are no longer required for further interrogation - There is no history of their previous involvement in any other criminal case - Since police has not submitted final police report, so, conclusion of trial will..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(1)-- Proviso - Rape - Sentence - Reduction below minimum prescribed - Held, reasons must contain extenuating circumstances which prompted Court to reduce sentence below prescribed minimum - Sentence bargaining is impermissible in a serious offence like rape - In present case, High Court has merely..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Deceased was murdered after being chased by some of the accused persons - According to PW4, other accused persons were not present on spot of incident and they did not participate in the act - He saw only two main accused persons stabbing deceased 15-20 times -..........

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