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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder of step-mother - Dual motive - Firstly, deceased behaviour towards accused not acceptable to him - Secondly, entire properties left by father of accused being enjoyed by deceased herself - Furthermore, every time accused had to ask for money from deceased, she refused - Circumstances..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Witness must be reliable one and his/her demeanour must be like any other competent witness and that there exists no likelihood of being tutored...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 379, 34, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Charge-sheet filed pertaining to offence u/s.498A IPC - Another FIR by complainant u/s. 498A, 323/34, 379/34 and 504IPC and S.4 of DP Act - Police after investigation found allegations false and submitted negative final report - Magistrate took cognizance and..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand for arranging some rupees for procuring a job - No witness stated that this was a dowry related demand - No evidence on record that soon before death victim was subjected to torture in connection with demand of dowry - Accused acquitted...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B,201-- Dowry death - Conviction - Sustainability - No evidence to show that demand of any dowry was made rather demand was of arranging some rupees for procuring job - No witness stated that this was dowry related demand - Evidence of PW 5, daughter-in-law of informant, is at variance with her evidence..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Weapon used - Contradiction as to - Informant disclosed in the Fardbeyan that except "P" remaining appellants were having "dagger" in their hands and they used the same for causing injury to deceased - In Court the weapon used by "A" has been described as "Gupti" - Held, "Gupti" as well..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,376(2)(f),201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Rape and murder - Rarest of rare case - Accused committing rape and murder of his own 4 years daughter - Victim was in custody of accused - No explanation offered by accused as to how such severe injuries were suffered by victim and how she met with death as these facts were in his special..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,376(2)(f),201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Rape and murder - Duty of accused to explain incriminating circumstance proved against him while making statement u/s 313 CrPC - Keeping silent and not furnishing any explanation for such circumstance is an additional link in the chain of circumstances to sustain charge against him - Recovery of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389,439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Suspension of sentence - Petitioner, 78 years old, undergoing life imprisonment - He has been in jail for past 6 years - Held, fit case for suspension during pendency of appeal - Sentence suspended...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,376(2)(f),201-- Rape and murder - Rarest of rare case - Accused committing rape and murder of his own 4 years daughter - Death sentence awarded - Sustainability - Case does not fall within rarest of rare cases - Held, considering nature of offence, age and relationship of victim with appellant and gravity of..........

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