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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Mother-in-law spoke the words 'what have you brought from home? You have come from a family of paupers' - Held, if the poor lady was ridiculed on account of pauperism, that does not mean that a demand for dowry was raised - Offence u/s 304-B IPC read with Ss.3, 4 of Dowry..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Deceased set on fire by mother-in-law who was aged 70 years old and no one else was present at the time of incident - Held, it is a basic human instinct that no one gives up easily when it comes to taking away one's life - Deceased must have offered resistance and must have..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B- - Bail - Grant of - Applicant not named in FIR - Applicant was an authorized signatory on behalf of company - Applicant was in charge and was responsible for conduct of business of company - Applicant has a criminal history - Applicant is wanted in a number of cases in various States - Held, it..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Cheating - Quashing of FIR - Contention on behalf of petitioner/accused that cheque in question was not dishonoured because of insufficiency of funds but for the reason that signatures did not tally with standard signatures of petitioner - Respondent/complainant alleged that..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last seen evidence - As per inquest report, victim was wearing blue coloured pant and shirt at the time of death - PW2 deposed that he saw victim wearing blue coloured pant and cream coloured shirt - Whereas PW3 saw victim wearing blue coloured pant and sky blue coloured shirt - No..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,148,34-- Murder - Enmity between parties - Weapon of offence described by witnesses different than that recovered by IO - Contradictory manner of occurrence given by three different witnesses who claim to be eye witnesses - Utterly unsafe to sustain the judgment of conviction - Accused acquitted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 201, 34-- Mother-i, law - Allegations against mother in law not specific rather allegations are vague - No specific allegation regarding harassment to the deceased attributed to mother-i, law - No allegation that demand of dowry was made by family members at time of marriage or thereafter - Otherwise also,..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Issuance of process - Validity - Complainant pleaded that averments contained in complaint filed by present petitioners against him u/s.138 of NI Act are libelous - Process issued against present petitioners - Challenge to - Held, filing of a case is a publication, however, unless..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178(c),179, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 498A-- Cruelty - Territorial jurisdiction - Harassment and cruelty as alleged was caused to opposite party No.2 at the hands of accused-petitioners at her sasural situated in Distt. Lakhisarai and she was driven out from there by them by snatching her personal belongings and she, ultimately, reached at..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 82(1),82(4), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 174A, 498A,406-- Proclaimed person and Proclaimed offender - Distinction - Accused evading warrant of arrest in offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Held, person who are absconding or concealing themselves to evade execution of warrants of arrest, could be `proclaimed persons' - They could be declared 'proclaimed..........

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