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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 327, 328, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Charge sheet submitted u/s 302 IPC - Sessions Judge framed charge u/s 304 IPC and declined to frame charge u/s 302 IPC - No reasons assigned for the same - Held, when charge under a particular Section is dropped or diluted, some minimum reasons are expected to be recorded disclosing the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304I, 302-- Alteration of conviction - Murder case - Accused gave injuries from blunt side of Gandasi - Held, if the accused had intention to kill, there was nothing to stop him from using the Gandasi from its true side as that would have made it a much more effective weapon - Conviction u/s 302 IPC altered..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Evidence of father and brother of deceased that accused (husband) was harassing deceased by making demand of scooter and nothing else - Held, veracity of evidence of these two witnesses cannot be doubted - Had this allegation be false, nothing could deter these witnesses from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Bride committing suicide within 3 years of marriage - Accused (husband) and his parents did not furnish satisfactory explanation as for what reason and under what circumstances she committed suicide - Held, presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act is that accused are responsible for dowry death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Common intention - Accused along with appellants allegedly killed by giving stick and stone blows - Fatal injuries attributed to accused - Incident took place at the spur of moment - Appellants came at the spot per chance causing one injury each to the deceased by pelting stones - Held, appellants..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Nature of offence - One blow on head with spade - Quarrel in house of accused - Deceased consumed excessive liquor - Adamant to leave the house of accused - Accused dragged him out of his house and inflicted blow on head with spade - No pre-plan or intention to kill the deceased and his main worry..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 221(1), 221(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Charge u/s 304-B IPC framed - Offence proved to be one u/s 306 IPC and no offence proved to be committed u/s 304-B IPC - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC - Mere omission or defect in framing charge does not disable Court from convicting accused for the offence which is found to be proved on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part II - Accused stabbed deceased twice in the thigh and only once in the chest and fled away from the scene of occurrence - Attack neither premeditated nor pre planned - Accused did not cause all the injuries on the vital part of the body - Held, if accused intended to kill the deceased, it is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Suicide not on account of demand for dowry but due to harassment caused by husband - Offence u/s 304-B IPC is not made out...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Suicide not on account of demand for dowry but due to harassment caused by husband - Offence u/s 304-B IPC is not made out - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC - Cruelty or harassment sans any dowry demands which drives wife to commit suicide attracts the offence of `abetment of suicide' u/s 306..........

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