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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Offence u/s 201 IPC - Extra judicial confession of co-accused - Cannot be made basis of conviction of accused, particularly when such confession is not proved on record - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused convicted on the solitary statement of PW8, brother of deceased - However, statement of PW8 is contrary to his earlier statement recorded by police u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and not corroborated by any documentary and oral evidence produced by prosecution - Statements of all the eye..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 506, 120B-- Compounding of offence - Cheating - Criminal conspiracy - Settlement arrived at between parties - There is every possibility of trial ending in acquittal - Since substantive offence punishable u/ss 506, 420 IPC is compoundable u/s 320 Cr.P.C., offence u/s 120-B IPC should also be allowed to be..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise between parties - Proceedings should be quashed even when wife seeks quashing of proceedings - Any hyper technical view that accused himself should approach Court to quash proceedings pending against him, would be counter productive...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise between parties - Offence not compoundable - If in the interest of justice quashing of FIR is necessary then S.320 Cr.P.C. is not a bar to exercise inherent power of quashing...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 384, 420, 120B-- Two FIRs relating to same offence registered at place `U' (Rajasthan) and at place `H'(Haryana) - Complaint resulting in registration of FIR at `U' was prior to the registration of FIR at `H' - While registering FIR at `U' police was not aware about existence of FIR at `H' - No offences was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Non-production of any complaint with regard to beatings given to deceased - Does not make the prosecution case doubtful, as relatives of deceased and independent witnesses spoke in one voice that relations between deceased and accused were not..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Merely because sister of deceased cleaned the blood on the spot, no adverse inference can be drawn against prosecution, as while cleaning floor, she was not aware that deceased died and under said impression she cleaned the floor...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Relations between deceased and accused were not cordial - Deceased was found dead in the dwelling house where she was residing with accused and were also last seen together with him - No explanation given by accused as to how deceased sustained..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Incident took place upon sudden quarrel without premeditation in the heat of passion without offender taking undue advantage - Accused gave only single blow of scissor to deceased - Thus, matter fall u/s 300 Exception 4 of IPC - Accused convicted u/s 304(Part I) of IPC and is..........

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