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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 34-- Murder - Informant turned hostile - However, evidence of injured witness regarding incident is reliable as accused gave knife blow to him and for the same he was also hospitalized - His presence thus cannot be disputed - Moreover, medical evidence supported the ocular evidence - No infirmity in..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - PWs. 1 & 3 stated that accused kicked deceased, pushed him down and dropped grinding stone on his head - However, PW2, who was present at spot throughout incident has not stated so, which creates doubt in evidence of PWs 1 & 3 - Moreover, there is no explanation for delay in preferring..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, Companies Act, 1956, Section 446, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint u/s 138 of the Act - Offence by company - Company under liquidation and entire administration of company taken over by official liquidator - Complainant is not seeking intervention of criminal Court in respect of assets and administration of company which is taken..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 67A-- Discharge - Offence u/s 354-A IPC and S.67-A of I.T Act - Posting of obscene message through social networking site in account of defacto complainant - Plea of alibi as claimed is a question of fact which may be agitated in the course of trial - As regarding issue of discrepancy in the matter of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Presumption - Once prosecution succeeds in establishing component of cruelty leading to conviction u/s 498-A, normally Court cannot refuse to invoke presumption of abetment, if other requirements of S.113-A of Evidence Act stand satisfied...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased having a pregnancy of 20 weeks committed suicide within 3 years of her marriage - She was being harassed both physically and mentally and in direct as well as indirect ways for non compliance with demand of accused for Rs.1 lakhs for investment in his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Attempt to murder - Property dispute - Allegations against wives of accused - Appellants were merely by-standers - No specific role assigned to appellants while specific role was assigned to two co-accused - Medical evidence also does not corroborate the subsequent allegations made by victim..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased having a pregnancy of 20 weeks committed suicide within 3 years of her marriage leaving behind a ten months old child - Defence of accused that deceased committed suicide because she was not permitted to go to her mother's place does not inspire confidence,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Recovery of blood stained sword from the house of accused - However, FSL report did not find any human blood on the sword - Attesting witness of memo of site of crime inspection declared hostile - Prosecution did not submit any explanation about sword, which was collected from site of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341, 324, 147, 149, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Unlawful assembly - Rioting - Test Identification Parade - Out of five accused, only one accused was recognized - No identification parade conducted to identify four assailants, who were not known to complainant and they were not identified when crime was committed - Crucial witness at the scene..........

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