Showing : 151-160 of 2058 Results

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Once prosecution establishes that within 7 years of marriage deceased has died unnatural death and she was subjected to cruelty and harassment by her husband or accused persons on account of demand of dowry or property, then legislative mandate of drawing statutory..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Expression `soon before her death' - Does not mean mere lapse of sometime, which by itself will provide accused a defence - If course of conduct relating to cruelty or harassment is shown to have existed earlier in time, not too late and not too stale, before date..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, 102-- Dowry death - Presumption - Burden of proof - Once prosecution discharges its initial burden of proving all ingredients of dowry death u/s 304-B IPC by preponderance of probabilities, S.113-B Evidence Act mandatorily requires Court to draw adverse inference against accused - In such cases, burden..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - As per evidence on record accused unable to rebut presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act and he has not taken any step to prove that death of deceased was due to various other factors, other than dowry death - Only view possible is that accused has caused death of deceased..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused confronted deceased, as she attempted to obtain divorce and approaching police - He not only got intimidated by those acts of deceased but also deprived himself of self control and used an earthen drainage pipe available at the scene of offence and beat deceased, as a..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Testimony of sole eye witness - Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - PW2 an eye witness being a landlady residing in same premises in which offence has taken place - Presence of PW2 on the spot can be taken as natural - PW2 on hearing cries of deceased came out and witnessed accused hitting deceased..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972, Section 7, 14, Punjab Civil Services (Haryana) Rules, Rule 6.16A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Gratuity - Petitioner services was terminated on account conviction for offence u/s.304A, IPC - Petitioner application for extending gratuity was rejected on ground that petitioner is dismissed employee, and therefore, he is not entitled to gratuity - Petitioner termination with reference to his..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) - Accused hit deceased on head with handle of hand pump as a result she died on the spot - Handle identified by witness in Court as being same hand pump's handle which was recovered from accused - Eye witnesses of incident corroborated testimony of each other -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Two tempos collided with each other - Tempo in which deceased was travelling was carrying 8 to 10 passengers having passenger capacity of 1 plus 3 - Deceased was protruding out of tempo and as such it was a rash and negligent act of driver of tempo in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Nothing on record to establish connection of offending jeep and its driver with fateful incident - PW4, owner of offending jeep nowhere admitted that accident occurred by his jeep or at time of accident accused was driving the same - No evidence on record to prove..........

Showing : 151-160 of 2058 Results