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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493-- Ingredients of the offence u/s 493 IPC are : (i) the accused practised deception; (ii) such deceit was to induce a woman to believe that she was lawfully married to him; and (iii) there was cohabitation or sexual intercourse as a result of the deception...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493-- Deceitful cohabitation - Promise of marriage - Evidence on record does not show that accused practiced any deceit which made the deceased to believe that she was lawfully married to him and in pursuance of the same they cohabited or had sexual intercourse - Ingredients of S.493 IPC not attracted -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84-- Murder - Plea of insanity - Accused alleged to have brutally killed his own mother using `latth' - He even threatened to kill his brother and other relatives who reached the spot - Accused failed to prove that he was an insane person as no doctor had been examined on his behalf to prove the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Mob of around 50 persons attacked deceased in dark night - Some of them hurled bombs at witnesses - Attack must have resulted in smoke and dust rising in air - Held, in dark of night, it would not be possible for prosecution witnesses to identify assailants out of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 397, 120B-- Dacoity - Conviction - Validity - Except stating what eye-witnesses have mentioned in their examination-in-chief, no further discussion is there in judgment of High Court - Testimony of all these persons are believed as gospel truth - Held, High Court was duty bound to consider their testimonies..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Acquittal - Validity - Accused alleged to have killed deceased with a `darat' - Extra judicial confession made before ward Panch and Nambardar not proved - Prosecution failed to prove that blood stained `darat' recovered from possession of accused and he was seen with `darat' coming out..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - Conviction - Validity - All accused persons had come together armed with lathis - One of accused, who died during pendency of appeal, was armed with gun - Eye witnesses who are natural witnesses, being brothers, have deposed in an unequivocal manner about..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Delay in lodging FIR - Effect - Held, mere delay in lodging FIR cannot by itself be regarded as fatal to prosecution case - Court has duty to take notice of delay and examine same in backdrop of factual score, whether there has been any acceptable explanation offered by prosecution and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 449, 149, 34-- Murder - Eye witness - Wife of deceased stated that she saw in torch light accused persons armed with gandasa and sword entered into her house and cut the neck of deceased - Her presence in house at the night of incident is not doubtful as her clothes were found blood stained which matched with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - No evidence that deceased was compelled to consume poison - However, a situation was created over a sufficiently long period of time whereby deceased was left with no option but to take her life - Held, offence u/s 306 IPC is clearly made out...........

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