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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death caused by strangulation and then by burning - This is not a case of suicide - It is a clear case of murder...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Unlawful assembly - Involving very large number of persons - Conviction can be on the basis of testimony of a sole witness - In a fit case Court may believe a reliable sole eye witness if in his testimony he makes specific reference to the identity of the individual and his specific overt acts in..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Causing utmost mental torture - Harassment and cruelty, both mental and physical - Accused traded charges against his wife that she was suffering from breast cancer and also from some loathsome disease which caused emanation of unbearable adour detracting him from approaching her - Because of such..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Murder - Accused allegedly assaulted deceased by swords and other deadly weapons by causing more than 20 injuries and all were incised wounds - Incident witnessed by two brothers of the deceased and their evidence found credible when there was no inconsistency in relation to the manner in which..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Haryana Good Conduct Prisoners (Temporary Release) Act, 1988, Section 4-- Furlough - Release on furlough declined merely on the ground that petitioner had already availed parole - No other reason given for rejecting release on furlough - Impugned order shows that convict has availed parole recently and hence her parole case is filed - It was not a parole case, which is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Mentally insane - For claiming the benefit of defence of insanity appellant has to prove that his cognitive faculties were so impaired, at that time when the crime was committed, as not to know the nature of act - The crucial point of time is the time when the offence is committed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Suicide within a year of marriage - Three suicide notes written by deceased shortly before her death that she was harassed and demands of dowry, cash and other articles was made right from the beginning of the marriage and that she was feeling frustrated as she was not in a position..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304I, 302-- Accused and deceased were neighbours and drinking companions - Accused had quarrel with his father where deceased intervened - This annoyed the accused who gave one stab injury with knife to the deceased - Held, it cannot be said with certainty that the accused intended to cause the very injury..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder case - Prosecution case resting on circumstantial evidence - Accused person husband and his mother and sisters - Relations between accused and deceased wife strained - Conviction upheld on the basis of following circumstances : (1) Independent witnesses stated that due to inability of the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 324, 34-- Bail - Offence u/ss 307, 323/34, 324 IPC - Victim assaulted by axe and danda blow, lifted from the spot and thrown into a gutter - Medical report as to multiple fractures in the right parietal bone - No reason for false implication - Injuries sustained by victim dangerous to life - Bail..........

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