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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Death of the deceased within 7 years of marriage and she was subjected to harassment for dowry soon before her death - Death was in circumstances other than natural, and not accidental - Mere lapse of investigating agency could not be enough to throw out overwhelming evidence clearly establishing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 468, 500, 120B-- Battle lost in civil proceedings - Criminal complaint filed with allegations of forgery - Action in filing criminal complaint is not bonafide and amounts to misuse and abuse of the process of law - Proceedings quashed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of minor girl aged 3-1/2 years old - Appeal against acquittal - Prosecutrix identified accused as the person who ravished her and described the sufficient detail of incident of rape - No worthwhile cross-examination by accused - Testimony of prosecutrix is reliable and corroborated by..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(i)(x)-- Voluntary causing hurt and grievous hurt - Rioting - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - There are four injured and their medical reports were duly proved before Trial Court - Out of four injured prosecution examined only two injured ladies - Appellant belongs to `Gond' caste that`s why..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Period of marriage - 7 years or 10/11 years - Mother of deceased deposing as 7 years whereas other witnesses deposing as 10/11 years - When there is varying evidence on a single fact then interpretation of evidence has to be in such a way as to be in favour of accused -..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by hanging - Mother of deceased stated that during negotiations of marriage of deceased, there had never been any demand of dowry from accused persons - Deceased and accused never visited house of mother of deceased after their marriage - If this is the evidences..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Kidnapping and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused arrested on the basis of extra judicial confession that too in the state of intoxication - All PWs turned hostile - None of PWs of incident stated that accused was arrested for murder of `A' - Prosecution failed to establish that dead body..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Eye witnesses - Two accused persons attacked deceased by knife on account of previous enmity - Evidence of eye witnesses believable as clothes worn by eye witnesses and deceased at the time of incident were stained with human blood with same blood group which is also on the weapon of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Medical Council of India Act, 1956- - Rape victim - Termination of pregnancy - Permission of Court is not required - Pregnancy can be terminated at the nearest Government hospital when a request is made by rape victim or guardian in case of minor rape victim...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Medical Council of India Act, 1956- - Rape - Termination of pregnancy - Pregnancy of rape victim can be terminated when there is request of rape victim or her guardian when she is minor - There is no need to seek permission from Court - When prosecution of accused is pending then hospital may also preserve the tissue of foetus and..........

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