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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Homicidal or Suicidal death - Accused allegedly committed murder by strangulation with rope but projected story of suicide by hanging - No ligature mark found around neck of deceased - Motive suggested that accused had to spend substantial amount for treatment of deceased for her illness not..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 493-- Cohabitation with promise of marriage on several occasions and at different places - Force not alleged to be ever applied - Admittedly there was love affair between them and complainant consented to sexual intercourse - Facts complained do not constitute any offence - Proceedings quashed...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436-- Mischief by fire to destroy bank record - Failure to submit certain documents demanded during audit - Accused knew the consequences - Peon of bank was threatened to leave inside latch of door open - Co accused setting documents on fire turned approver - Accused liable to be convicted u/s 436 and..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374-- Legality of conviction and sentence - Deceased died due to burn injuries within two years of marriage - Accused father in-law and mother in-law and two sisters in-law of deceased - Post mortem report revealed that deceased was burnt to 90% - Besides unlawful demand of dowry, accused persons were..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Injured and other witnesses not supported the prosecution case - Accused acquitted of the charge u/s 307 of IPC - Held, accused also entitled to benefit of doubt in Arms Act - Accused acquitted...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Quantum of sentence - Mitigating circumstances - Injuries on the person of accused not explained by prosecution - Recovery of weapons of offence also not proved by convicting and credible evidence - Ocular account at variance with medical evidence - Sentence awarded in the year 1999 and appeal..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Deceased died due to burn injuries - Accused persons were saying that deceased was ugly and belongs to poor family - Held, such type of comments upon a girl by her in-laws as well as her Nanands amounts to cruelty...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention - Accused assaulted complainant aiming blow on head from blunt side of gupti - Complainant escaped blow on head - Blow landed on the shoulder of the complainant - Blow if given on head could have caused death - Held, merely because blow was from blunt side and caused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Five accused charged u/s 302 IPC and S.27 Arms Act without the aid of either S.149 or S.34 IPC - Two prosecution witnesses did not attribute any overt act at all against appellant but simply named him among the accused - Appellant cannot be held guilty of committing murder without imputing to him..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention coupled with some other act is sufficient to attract the provision of S.307 IPC - Nature of injury whether simple or grievous hardly matters to invoke the provision of S.307 IPC...........

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