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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inflicting cruelty and torture upon deceased with regard to demand of dowry is proved on record by PW1 and PW2 - No major contradiction found in statements made by these PWs - Link between acts of accused and death of deceased is established from depositions of these PWs -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Armed service -- Summary Court martial proceedings - House breaking by night - Dismissal from service - Sentence of imprisonment - Accused serving in army sneaked into the house of informant through a window of toilet - Evidence given by informant corroborated by her son who was present in the house at the time of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 228-- Discharge - While considering application for discharge or at the time of framing of charge, Court is only required to weigh material and evidence on record to find out whether prima facie case is made out against accused, which raises strong suspicion against him to have committed the offence and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - No direct evidence to establish that accused either aided or instigated deceased to commit suicide or entered into any conspiracy to aid her in committing suicide - Even no material on record to show that immediately prior to deceased committing suicide there was cruelty..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Cheating - Advocate on panel of Bank - Issuing false non encumbrance certificate by Advocate - Plea that non encumbrance certificate was issued to extend pecuniary advantage to the farmers - There is no basis on record for making such statement except that non encumbrance certificate was not found..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and daughter - Husband failed to appear before Family Court to defend proceedings on more than one occasion - He failed to cross-examine applicants and did not lead any evidence on his own behalf - Trial Court made an objective assessment of evidence available on record while..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty upon husband - Husband had led specific instances of cruelty while relying upon evidence of PW2 to PW5, though specific date and time is not given for all incidents averred - Ground of cruelty proved on record - Divorce petition allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Transfer of Property Act, 1882, Section 45-- Joint ownership - Presumption of ownership - Predecessor of plaintiffs and defendants are brothers - They proposed to purchase property together - Subsequently, predecessor of plaintiffs retracted and was not interested to purchase property due to funds crunch - Predecessor of defendants alone..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Investigation complete and challan filed - Nothing remains to be recovered - No fruitful purpose would be served by keeping accused behind bars for an indefinite period especially when he has already suffered approximately for four months - Guilt, if any, of the accused is yet to be..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Allegations of harassment very general in nature - In fact, said allegations against accused appears for first time at the time of filing FIR - Reliance on general oral testimonies of PW, without any supporting evidence would be misplaced - There has to be positive..........

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