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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 149-- Murder - Laches in investigation - Mere laches on the part of I.O itself cannot be ground for acquitting the accused - But no, mentioning of names of accused and not explaining the injuries sustained by A-1, would amount to laches and it goes to the root of the case, particularly when accused were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 147, 148, 149, 504, 114-- Bail - Honour killing - Deceased and daughter of accused eloped and entered into inter caste marriage - Accused committed murder of deceased - Twice bail application of accused rejected and matter travelled to Supreme Court - Once Supreme Court declined to enlarge accused on bail, endeavor to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 149-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses - Evidence of eye witnesses only consistent on the aspect of injuries inflicted to deceased and on all other factors there are lot of contradictions which goes to root of the matter - Witnesses gave different version as to how the weapons seized - Adverse..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 327, 326-- Attempt to murder - Sentence - Looking to the weapon used by accused and resultant injury and condition of injured, imprisonment of 7 years cannot be said to be unreasonable and excessive - However, once the accused held guilty u/s 307 IPC and reasonably sentenced, he need not to be separately..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 149-- Murder - Medical evidence and ocular evidence not corroborated each other - Once there is clear contradiction between medical and ocular evidence coupled with severe contradictions in oral evidence and clear laches in investigation, then benefit of doubt must be given to accused - Prosecution..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Victim compensation - Offence u/s 307 IPC - Injured suffered injury at the hand of accused on the vital part i.e head and one of injury opined to be dangerous and grievous to life - Having regard to nature of injury caused and the manner in which entire incident occurred, ends of justice would be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died within 3 years of her marriage in her matrimonial home due to administration of poison - Post-mortem and burial of deceased conducted in the presence of family members of deceased and they did not raise any doubt about death of deceased at that time - However,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- "Soon before" assumes great significance and importance and has to be interpreted keeping in view the facts and circumstance of each case...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Death by poisoning - PWs who were also interested witnesses not mentioned any explicit act on account of accused which can be termed to be an act of abetment on his behalf which led the deceased to commit suicide - - Prosecution failed to establish any intention of accused to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty - Suicide - Death due to poisoning within 3 years of marriage - No evidence on record which demonstrate that accused made any demand of dowry from deceased - Except making bald statements, no evidence adduced by PWs to prove any particular act of cruelty or harassment to which deceased was..........

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