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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377-- Unnatural offence - Non-examination of independent witness - There is no requirement of independent witnesses to be examined in each case - Testimonies of witnesses of facts supported with medical evidence are sufficient to be taken into consideration independently for the simple reason that no..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377-- Unnatural offence - Quantum of sentence - Accused about 22 years of age and suffered agony of trial and pendency of proceedings for a long time - No criminal history of accused is on record - No useful purpose would be served in keeping the accused in imprisonment for long period of 7 years -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467-- Cheating and forgery - Forgery is the principle allegation and cheating the consequential offence and as such in case forgery goes, cheating cannot stand - Accordingly, without proving the offence of forgery, cheating cannot be there...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 423-- Cheating and forgery - Allegation that accused with the help of his three brothers, forged the signatures of his father and got transferred the tractor in his own name - However, all the brothers of accused were acquitted except accused - More so, signatures in dispute not compared with standard..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 447-- Offence u/ss 325, 447 IPC - Mere fact that accused was not named in FIR would not entitle him to an acquittal when his guilt has been established beyond reasonable doubt by evidence on record - Conviction upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 447-- Offence u/ss 325, 447 IPC - Evidence of PWs proves beyond reasonable doubt that accused assaulted PW2 with blunt side of a dao weapon causing fracture of left side ribs - Absence of independent witness, non seizure of dao weapon and absence of medical report, does not affect conviction of accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 447-- Offence u/ss 325, 447 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Keeping in view the serious nature of offence, sentence cannot be reduced as imposed by High Court - However, ends of justice would be met if sentence u/s 325 IPC modified from sentence of R.I for 6 months to sentence of S.I for 6 months...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Keeping in view the age of accused No.1 mother-i, law who is around 60 years of age and accused No.2, sister-i, law of deceased, who is more than 35 years of age and having a child to take care of, sentence reduced to period already undergone by them...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, 32-- Abetment of suicide - Presumption - Dying declaration - Evidence on record shows that deceased committed suicide due to cruelty and harassment by her i, laws - But deceased stated in her dying declaration that she consumed poisonous tablets by mistake - Accused took the deceased to hospital as..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 367, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Minor girl underwent marriage with appellant against wishes of parents - Minor girl went with appellant voluntarily and there is no element of taking away or enticing a minor within the meaning of lawful guardianship which is an essential constituent for offence of kidnapping and..........

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