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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Dying Declaration - 100% burn injuries - Deceased stated in her dying declaration before doctor that accused burnt her - Nothing can have been more contemporaneous than dying declaration of deceased, prior to her death - No one from family of deceased is stated to have been present in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Motive - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive is not required to be proved for commission of a crime but in a case of circumstantial evidence, it cannot be altogether ignored where other co-accused with similar role have been acquitted from the charges...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 417, 418, 120B, 34-- Cheating - Breach of contract - Nothing on record to show that at the very inception there was any intention on behalf of accused persons to cheat, which is a condition precedent for an offence u/s 420 IPC - Complaint does not disclose any criminal offence at all - Criminal proceedings should not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - Breach of contract - Every breach of contract does not give rise to an offence of cheating - Only in those cases breach of contract would amount to cheating where there was any deception played at the very inception - If intention to cheat has developed later on, same cannot amount to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 420, 467, 471, 120B-- Issue of process - Offence u/ss 409, 420, 467, 471 & 120-B IPC - Magistrate instead of directing investigation u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C, proceeded u/s 202 Cr.P.C. - Accused alleged to have forged partnership - Case has been held to be primarily of civil nature - Whether it caused any loss to complainant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A, 34 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - FIR against husband and his parents - Allegation that wife was harassed for dowry which amounted to cruelty - Reading of complaint, it cannot be held that even if allegations are taken as proved no case is made out - Question relating to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Suicide - General type of allegations - Accused cannot be held guilty simply on the ground that there must be something wrong, otherwise, there was no reason for deceased to commit suicide - A person cannot be convicted merely on the basis of inferences and presumptions...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149, 201, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 30-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - At the instance of deceased, IOC imposed fine on accused No.1 for irregularities found in the dispensation of fuel, which lead to his paying up fine, there is every possibility of accused No.1 bearing grudge against deceased - Accused conspired to commit..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide due to harassment on account of demand of dowry by her husband and mother-i, law - Husband of deceased died during pendency of appeal - Allegation against mother-i, law is that she used to give beatings to deceased and harassed her - However, no specific..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149, 201, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 30-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Place of incident - In every case of gun firing, it is not required that each and every bullet should hit the target - There may be attempts by deceased or the victim to save himself from raining bullets, and in which case, bullets may not hit the target - Merely..........

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