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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against maternal uncles of husband - Accused are not immediate family members of husband - Except bald statements nothing else indicating their involvement in the crime was mentioned - Prima facie case against accused has not been made out on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Relatives of husband - Should not be roped in on the basis of omnibus allegations unless specific instances of their involvement in the crime are made out...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a), 27(1)-- Murder - Gunshot injury - All eye witnesses of incident turned hostile - There was thus, absolutely no evidence to prove the fact that accused was present at the spot and came with an unlicensed fire arm which he fired in air five times and sixth one injured the deceased - Although six empty..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Injuries sustained by injured witnesses were not grievous in nature and cannot be considered to be dangerous to their lives - Parties were co-sharers and there was no previous enmity - Accused not having any motive to cause death of any of three victims - Injuries were caused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Extra-judicial confession - Murder case - PW4 stated that on the night of occurrence both A-1 and A-2 made extra judicial confession and clothes of A-2 were blood stained - Evidence of PW4 explaining blood stains on cloth of A-2 due to toppling of auto does not advance case of prosecution that A-1..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Prosecution relies upon photographs recovered on disclosure statement of A-3 - PW12, photographer stated that Accused 1 to 3 came to his studio and took joint photographs - Said photographs at the most may only show that A-1 and A-3 has illicit relationship - However, there is no evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 331, 343, 346-- Offence u/ss 326, 331, 343, 346 IPC - Illegal detention at police Station - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence was of the year 1992 - Accused/police officers after acquittal recorded by trial Court, also attained the age of superannuation - Victim has been given government job and presently..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Opinion of doctor that suicide cannot be ruled out - High Court acquitted accused by arriving at conclusion that "medical evidence does not conclusively establish that it is a case of homicidal death" and that accused is entitled to benefit of doubt - View taken by High Court a plausible..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 34-- Criminal breach of trust and cheating - Criminal and civil proceedings - Quashing of criminal proceedings - Prima facie no case is made out u/ss 406, 420 IPC - Dispute between parties is purely of civil nature - Initiating criminal proceedings definitely amounts to an abuse of process of Court -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420-- Criminal breach of trust and cheating - Misappropriation for unlawful gain by subsequent conduct attracts an offence punishable u/s 406 IPC but dishonest intention at the time of making promise attracts an offence u/s 420 IPC...........

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