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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 118-- Murder - Child witness - Murder - Accused convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment on sole testimony of daughter of deceased aged 8 years - Witness answered first few questions put by Court very smartly and intelligently and Court concluded that she could become witness in this case - She has..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Leave to appeal against acquittal - No corroboration to statement made by prosecutrix - Huge number of improbabilities in her statement - To remove doubts, no independent witness was produced in Court - Offence alleged to have been committed in a busy place - No explanation as to why..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 198(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - Conviction - Validity - Wife filed complaint u/s. 494 IPC against husband on ground that he contracted second marriage during her life time - Magistrate invoking power u/s.156 Cr.P.C. and forwarded said complaint to police for doing needful in accordance with law - Police treated..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Dowry demand - Cruelty - FIR against husband and his other relatives - Allegations against petitioner (Jeth) vague - Essential ingredients to constitute the offence and element of complicity of petitioner totally missing - For the fault of husband, the i, laws and other relations cannot in all..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Prayer for leave to appeal - Refusal to - Entire case of prosecution rests on alleged ocular witnesses who are brother and son of deceased - Son of deceased participated in inquest proceedings but he never whispered about his role as ocular witness - Recovery of weapons did not connect..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 255, 258, 259, 260, 420, 471, 120B-- Grant of bail - Modification of conditions imposed - Accused was permitted to travel abroad four times and every time, he complied with conditions imposed by Trial Court - Every time, when permission was granted to petitioner to travel abroad, he submitted FDR of Rs.1 lakh to be kept alive during..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, 501, 502, 34, 5, 7- - Defamation - Quashing of complaint - Prosecution of Chairperson and Managing Director of publication company - No specific averments in complaint against them - Allegations made by complainant are prima facie vague and based on presumptions - Held, in absence of specific averments in complaint..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Complaint of defamation - Locus standi to file - Held, in respect of offence of defamation, S.199 Cr.P.C. mandates that Magistrate can take cognizance of offence only upon receiving a complaint by a person who is aggrieved - This limitation on power to take cognizance of defamation serves..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Complaint of defamation - Locus standi to file - 'Shri Jawaharlal Nehru did nothing for children' - Statement made by Gujarat Chief Minister - Not an attack on reputation of anyone in particular - Remarks are general in nature - Complainant cannot be said to be `aggrieved person' to file..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 464, 467-- Sale of property not owned by seller - It is not execution of a false document - If what is executed is not a false document, there is no forgery - If there is no forgery, then neither S.467 nor S.471 of the Code are attracted...........

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