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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Testimony of eye witness not reliable - Recovery of axe, spade and blood stained clothes not proved on record - Delay in filing FIR not satisfactorily explained - Information regarding dead bodies doubtful - Extra judicial confession also not reliable -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 452-- Offence u/ss 323, 325, 452 IPC - Cross case - Accused allegedly gave several blows of lathis and dandas to PW2 - However, PW2 received only three injuries in the incident - Doctor opined that two injuries sustained by PW2 were abrasions and third was complaint of pain - If all the accused had..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Expression `soon before her death' imply that there must be existence of a proximate and live link between effect of cruelty based on dowry demand and death concerned - If alleged incident of cruelty is remote in time and has become stale enough not to disturb the mental equilibrium..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Child witness - Murder of wife by husband - PW6 an eye witness was 3-1/2 years old at the time of incident and approximately 4-5 years old at the time of recording of her statement - Statement of PW6 shows that she was not mature enough to understand all questions and implication of her replies -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death by committing suicide within seven years of her marriage - There is ample evidence on record that deceased was harassed, maltreated and was subjected to cruelty for and in connection with demand of dowry, which started from the time of her..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Cause of death - Post mortem report shows that cause of death was asphyxia due to smothering - However, eye witness PW6 stated that it is a case of both strangulation or hanging - Medical evidence negated the cause of death as stated by PW6 - Possibility of deceased..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom of two minor children aged 5 years and 8 years respectively - Accused along with at least three others had taken away the children from outside their school - Since accused did not have the permission to do said act, act of taking away children constituted the act of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom - Evidence of children - Evidence of PW1, aged 8 years, brings home with sufficient clarity as to details, role and complicity of accused in the crime - PW1 identified accused as one amongst the four who had accosted him near the school - He also described at length the place..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - S.304-B IPC does not categorise death as homicidal or suicidal or accidental - As death, homicidal or suicidal or accidental, whether caused by burns or by bodily injury or occurring otherwise than under normal circumstances shall be called as dowry death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Where all the ingredients of S.304-B IPC are attracted, Court shall presume that accused had caused dowry death - However, it is open to accused to adduce such evidence for disproving such conclusive presumption as burden is unmistakably on him to do so and he can..........

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