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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Courts should be extremely careful in assessing facts and circumstances of each case and evidence adduced in trial for purpose of finding whether cruelty meted out to victim has in fact induced her to end life by committing suicide - If it transpires to Court that victim..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Death by burning - Accused intentionally poured kerosene on deceased and set her on fire - Even at that stage, there was absolutely no remorse so far as accused is concerned in trying to save deceased - On the contrary he ran away from scene of offence - Plea of accused that..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - In order to convict person u/s 306 IPC, there has to be clear mens rea to commit offence and that there ought to be active or direct act leading deceased to commit suicide, being left with no option...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Common intention - No substantive evidence against accused - All witnesses of fact declared hostile - Prosecution failed to prove its case against accused - Conviction and sentence set aside - Accused acquitted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape by father - Corroboration not required - If father is offender in rape case, version of prosecutrix can be accepted without any corroboration...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death by burning - Non-production of accident register or case sheet - Evidence of I.O proved that when deceased was admitted to hospital she was still alive - There was nobody to admit her - After she died there was nobody to claim her body - Body of deceased was kept in mortuary -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape by father - Testimony of prosecutrix - In rape case, wherein offender is none else but father then version of prosecutrix can be accepted without any corroboration - In the statement of prosecutrix, no material contradictions except about date or month - She being an illiterate person may not..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Oral dying declaration - Death by burning - 95% burn injuries - Evidence on record shows that there was nobody in house except accused and deceased - Accused was seen holding kerosene cane with a match box and deceased had caught fire - Thereafter accused disappeared from the scene - No..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Anticipatory bail - Cruelty - Petitioner joined investigation as per direction given by Court - Custodial interrogation of petitioner no longer required - Apprehension of petitioner fleeing away from process of law not expressed by investigating agency - Without going into merits of case, bail..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute - Compromise - Compromise arrived at without any kind of pressure, threat or undue influence and statement of petitioners in respect of compromise also recorded - FIR alongwith all consequential proceedings quashed...........

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