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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 313, 323, 406, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 179-- Dowry demand - Wife tortured and assaulted for demand of dowry at Gurgaon - She was refused to be keet in the house till demand was fulfilled - Wife compelled to live with her parents at Lucknow - Held, Court at Lucknow has jurisdiction to try the offence...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 120B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of FIR - (i) Delay in lodging FIR - It is an issue which is to be adjudicated upon by the trial Court; (2) Whether there is direct evidence or circumstantial evidence to prove the existence of offence u/s 120-B IPC is naturally a matter of investigation; (3) Whether the intention to cheat..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consensual relationship without any assurance of marriage - Not an offence u/s 376 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix and accused were at different places, far away from one another, at the relevant time - Falsity of prosecutrix statement will never lead to conviction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498-- Death whether due to poisoning - Post-mortem report, Central Forensic Science Laboratory's report as also the inquest report that death was due to heart attack and not due to poisoning - Merely because body of deceased turned blue is not a sufficient basis to infer that deceased had been poisoned..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 457, 380-- Theft of gold chain from neck of a lady while she was asleep at night - Theft not realised for many days - FIR lodged after 16 days and that too after police showed the chain to the owner - No evidence against accused except the evidence of police officials - Conviction and sentence, held, not..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Proof - Prosecutrix not consistent while deposing in Court and as such she cannot be said to be a reliable witness - She stated that her father-i, law and mother-i, law asked her to implicate accused/appellant in a false case - Even medical report of prosecutrix does not indicate anything..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 209, 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Offence triable by Court of Sessions - Duty of Magistrate - Magistrate has no power to go into merits of case to form an opinion whether prima facie offence u/s 306 IPC, which is exclusively triable by Court of Sessions, is made out against accused or not - Magistrate is required to commit case to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Sudden quarrel between husband and wife - Wife herself sprinkled kerosene oil on her - Accused lit the match stick - When wife caught fire husband tried to extinguish fire and took her to hospital - Accused was not having any intention to commit murder - Conviction altered from..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 504 & 506 IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Territorial jurisdiction - Act of dory demand and harassment was either made at Lucknow or at Jaipur - No mention in FIR that offence was committed partly at Jaipur and partly at Varanasi - No whisper that offence is..........

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