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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Mens rea - Held, in a case u/s 306 IPC, there should be clear mens rea to commit offence - There should be direct or active act by accused which led deceased to commit suicide - There must be some evidence of 'instigation', 'co-operation' or 'initial assistance' by accused to..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Suicide - Property dispute - Quarrel took place between brothers two days prior to incident - Suicide cannot be said to be a direct result of quarrel - Charge framed quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 397, 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Accused calling 'Sali Dhobin' and allegation of molestation by touching breast - Accused had lodged FIR against daughter of complainant in respect of theft - Accused a married man - No allegation that his wife was not present in the house at the time of occurrence - Molestation allegation counter..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181(4)-- Offence u/s 406 IPC - Jurisdiction - 'was required to be returned or accounted for' in S.181 Cr.P.C. cannot be stretched to any place across the country/continent where he/she is settled - A complaint cannot be filed at any place across the globe, asking her property to be returned where she is..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 420 - Cheque issued in discharge of an existing liability - There may be an offence u/s 138 of Negotiable Instruments Act for which a complaint should have been filed - Dispute is of civil nature - Dishonour of cheque does not amount to an offence u/s 420 IPC - Proceedings quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 411-- Stolen property recovered from a thief - A real thief cannot be a receiver of a stolen property - A real thief can be convicted for the offence of theft but he cannot be convicted and sentenced u/s 411 IPC...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 328-- Theft - Occurrence of the year 1992 - Accused had no criminal antecedent prior to the incident - Nothing to show that accused committed any crime after the incident - Sentence u/s 328 IPC reduced from five years to three years RI...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - It is not necessary that dead body of the victim should be found and identified - Conviction for offence of murder does not necessarily depend upon corpus delicti being found - The corpus delicti in a murder case has two components - death as result, and criminal agency of another as the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Single blow with wooden pestle on head of deceased which caused multiple fractures on the skull leading to almost instantaneous death - Accused guilty of offence u/s 302 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Murder - Only one accused who was inimical towards the deceased - Delay in preferring complaint by itself is not a ground to throw away the prosecution case when there is sufficient material to establish that accused is responsible for the commission of offence - Not a perverse finding - Calls for..........

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