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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) - Quantum of sentence - Accused a poor man having no bad antecedents - He had no intention to kill his wife and only in a quarrel out of provocation he attacked his wife with a vegetable cutter - Held, taking into account the mitigating and aggravating circumstances,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 34, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal in default for want of prosecution - Tantamounts to acquittal - FIR registered u/ss 420, 406, 34 IPC on the same facts - Accused is not liable to be tried again for the same offence u/s 138 of NI Act in relation to dishonour of cheque which formed the basis of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 34, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal in default for want of prosecution - Tantamounts to acquittal - FIR registered u/ss 420, 406, 34 IPC on the same facts - Merely because in the complaint u/s 138 NI Act, the facts which constitute offences u/s 406/420 IPC may have been laid out, it does not follow..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 34, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal in default for want of prosecution - Tantamounts to acquittal - FIR registered u/ss 420, 406, 34 IPC on the same facts - Even if accused was tried in respect of one of the charges, namely, u/s 138 of Negotiable Instrument Act, and even if he is taken to have been..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - No time lag between incident and FIR - Both accused nos.1 & 3 specifically named and specific role attributed to each accused in the FIR - Two eye witnesses also specifically gave statements regarding role of accused thereby supporting version of prosecution - Even otherwise, repeated gun..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Common object - Accused went to the house of complainant armed with gun and lathis - This visit was preceded by a scuffle which had taken place just before that - All accused came with clear motive in mind to bodily harm the members of complainant family with common objective - A..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341, 323, 354, 345D, 506-- Arrest - Offence u/ss 341, 323, 354, 345-D, 506 IPC - I.O. is satisfied that petitioner was threatening de-facto complainant and her witnesses - Said satisfaction borne out from general diaries lodged by her and upon inquiring into such complaints - I.O. rightly concluded that it is necessary to..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 255B-- Offence u/s 255-B IPC - Mere statement of PW1 Amin that he could not execute warrant as accused had closed the door of his house is not sufficient to warrant conviction, particularly when place of address is different and PW1 had gone to some other place to execute the warrant - Amin gets legal..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Death by burning - Deceased committed suicide by pouring kerosene oil upon her on the asking of accused after 11 years of her marriage - Dying declaration given by deceased nowhere indicates any demand of dowry and it only states that a quarrel..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Second marriage - No assertion about validity of second marriage - Nothing on record to show that second marriage was a valid marriage or essential for S.5 of Hindu Marriage Act are fulfilled - Proceedings quashed...........

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