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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 460-- Robbery and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of articles at the instance of accused stands fortified by deposition of witnesses of recovery - Even, FSL report shows that blood-stains on weapon is blood group of deceased - Chain of circumstances stands established on basis of cogent..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 460-- Robbery and murder - Broken lock not seized and no attempt made to ascertain whether keys recovered were that of broken lock or not - Said infirmity not fatal to prosecution case when conclusion arrived regarding guilt of accused on basis of circumstances established by unimpeachable evidence...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Offence u/s 304(Part I)PC and Ss.3, 4 of SC/ST Act - FIR registered on 12.01.2016 of occurrence 10.01.2016, at the instance of son of deceased, who claimed himself to be eye witness to occurrence - However, his presence was not shown by Doctor at first instance, while providing first aid to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death within 2 years of her marriage in her i, laws place - There is ample evidence that deceased was subjected to cruelty soon before her death in connection with demand of dowry - Statements of material witnesses corroborated prosecution version -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Deceased left behind innocent dependent her daughter - Sentence requires modification - Sentence of accused reduced from life imprisonment u/s 304-B IPC to 10 years R.I with fine of Rs.10,000 and in default of payment of fine to further undergo..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(D), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Sanction for prosecution - While taking bribe money it cannot be said that accused was purporting to act in the discharge of his official duty - S.197 Cr.P.C. not at all attracted - Moreover when offence of criminal conspiracy is committed for the offence of special acts or other Sections of IPC..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Cruelty - Dying declaration - Relatives, sister and brother deposed that she used to tell them regarding ill-treatment, physical and mental harassment on the part of accused - However, there is no evidence in the nature as revealed from dying declaration that she was incessantly ill-treated..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Defamatory speech made against general community of lawyers and not against an identifiable or determinate class of individuals - By merely stating that such lawyers form a collection of persons or forms a determinate group of lawyers, it cannot be said that they form a collection of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Appreciation of evidence - As per evidence of PW1, there is not even a whisper that accused had ill-treated his wife or was harassing her or treating her within the meaning of S.498-A IPC - Even, nothing was brought out to prove ingredients of S.498-A IPC - There is no evidence to prove..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Dying declaration - Appreciation of evidence - Oral testimony of PWs stands corroborated by dying declaration made by deceased - Even, defence has not been able to elucidate anything in cross-examination of aforesaid witnesses to discredit testimony to the extent that deceased has not..........

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