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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Triple murder case - Dying declarations - Seven months pregnant wife and her minor child were burnt by accused by pouring kerosene oil upon them - Minor child died on the spot - However, pregnant wife succumbed to injuries after 5 days of incident - Three oral and three written dying declarations..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder case - Once the dying declarations of deceased are duly proved, it is admitted that deceased were in the custody of accused - It is for the accused to show that the facts were otherwise - Failure of accused to explain how deceased met with unnatural death due to burn injuries..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder case - Death sentence - Accused committed murder of her seven months pregnant wife and his minor child by pouring kerosene oil upon them - There is no eye witness to the incident - Case based on dying declarations of deceased - It is not a rarest of rare case, where death sentence..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 468, 409, 471, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c)(d), 13(2)-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 468, 409, 471, 120-B IPC and Ss.13(1)(c)(d), 13(2) of P.C Act - Prima facie material available on record shows culpability of accused and many others in illegal appointment of elementary school teachers - Merely because accused was exonerated in departmental..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Death of patient - Error in judgment of doctor - Does not come within rash and negligent act contemplated u/s 304-A IPC - No offence made out against doctor - Proceedings qua doctor quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred after quarrel between parties - Accused was a drunkard - Facts show that accused acted in a fit of anger and it was not a planned act - FIR lodged by nephew of accused - No version is put by accused as to how his wife died homicidal death in his house -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511-- Attempt to rape - Husband and father-i, law of prosecutrix stated that attempt to rape on part of accused upon prosecutrix not happened in their presence - Statement of prosecutrix is contradictory in itself - Dispute is going on between the husband, father-i, law of prosecutrix and accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Out of three eye witnesses of occurrence, two of them injured who clearly stated that it was accused and accused alone, who opened fire from the main door of his house, resulting into death of deceased - However, injuries also sustained by accused, which..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Spirit of offence of defamation lies in dissemination of harmful imputation - In order to constitute an offence of defamation, it should be communicated to a third party because what is intended by imputation is to arose hostility of others...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Nature of offence - Fight between parties was accidental owing to sudden quarrel - Victim suffered simple injuries in the incident - Accused though armed with pistol, axe, banka and lathi but severity of blow indicated that accused were not tempted to inflict serious injuries - They neither had..........

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