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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence & absconding of accused `B' - Prosecution tried to make out a weak case that accused `B' after strangulated deceased with a muffler, buried the dead body of deceased and threw it into a well - However, no evidence on record in this regard - No..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression `soon before death' - Use of word `soon' not to be in terms of days or months or years but as necessarily indicating that demand for dowry should not be stale or an aberration of past, but should be continuing cause for death u/s 304-B IPC or suicide u/s 306 IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364-- Abduction with murder - Element of taking away or enticing deceased missing - More so, there is no evidence that deceased was killed by accused `B' - Elements of offence u/s 364 IPC are conspicuously missing - Conviction & sentence set aside - Accused `B' acquitted u/s 364 IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201-- Offence u/s 201 IPC - Dead body of deceased recovered from open place where other villagers had easy access - It was not discovered from a well either belonging to accused `B' or belonging to accused `H'- Prosecution failed to prove offence of murder thus even if dead body was recovered at the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `shown' used in S.304-B IPC has to be read to mean `prove' - Burden of proof weighs on husband to prove his innocence by dislodging his deemed culpability - It would not be appropriate to lessen husband's onus to that of preponderance of probability as that would annihilate the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Criminal Conspiracy - Conspiracy between two accused cannot be inferred as PWs stated that accused `B' had taken deceased with him but prosecution failed to establish murder of deceased by accused persons - No evidence on record to prove conspiracy between two accused thus neither of them could be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B- - Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide within one year of her marriage by consuming some poisonous substance - Deceased was pregnant at the time of her death - Complainant admitted that there was no demands of dowry before or at the time of marriage - Only two prosecution witnesses..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Anticipatory bail - Offences u/ss 498-A, 406 & 34 IPC - Settlement between parties - Parties arrived at settlement for a comprehensive settlement of an amount of Rs.6 lacs - Joint petition for divorce by mutual consent shall be filed within two weeks - Amount settled to be paid at the time of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 364A, 109-- Kidnapping for ransom - Accused while working in the house of PW1 as a servant kidnapped minor son of PW1 - He left the letter regarding kidnapping in which demand of ransom was made - Accused accepting three letters of kidnapping in his evidence and identifying the signatures before Magistrate -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 364A, 109-- Kidnapping for ransom - Kidnapped boy was recovered at railway station at place `D' - No explanation as to how kidnapped boy was brought at place `D' - PW3 saw boy with accused and on a query being made accused stated that he was taking a child to buy shoes for the boy and medicine for himself -..........

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