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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Burden of proof - Prosecution successfully established that burn injuries to victim caused in the house of accused - Burden thus, shifts upon accused to explain those injuries u/s 106 of Evidence Act, which burden could not be discharged by accused -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Victim was put to fire on being tortured for demand of dowry - Defence taken a plea that victim caught fire accidentally - However, Doctor who examined victim stated that injuries could not be caused by accident, as same were caused by pouring kerosene oil..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, 326, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 294, 326, 34 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Petitioners being warden of jail were performing their official duties when complainant was found in restricted zone of jail - Act complained of due to which offence is stated to have been committed appears to..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 326, 324-- Double murder - Cross FIRs - Eye witnesses asserted that accused `A-6'and other threw chilly powder upon deceased - However, doctor who conducted post-mortem examination of the bodies of deceased, categorically stated that he did not notice any chilly powder on any part of the bodies of deceased -..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 326, 324-- Double murder - Cross FIRs - There is strong possibility of political intervention and glaring inconsistencies in the prosecution case, including registration and dispatch of the two FIRs, which give rise to likelihood of strong manipulation of the case by police - Even, version of prosecution as..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 326A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 498-A, 326-A, 323, 504, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Applicant is a minor sister-in-law of first informant - Witnesses of fact turned hostile - Rest of accused including husband of first informant already acquitted - There are bleak chances..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Voluntarily causing grievous hurt - Amputation of private part of deceased - Reduction of jail sentence - Cutting of private part from its root will definitely have its implication on victim - Statement of victim show that few of accused caught hold of him and other accused chopped his private..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Voluntarily causing grievous hurt - Amputation of private part of deceased - Reduction of jail sentence - Accused `T' was 65 years old at the time of incident - Now 13-14 years have passed and he is about 78-79 years old - No purpose would be serve if he is again sent to jail - Sentence of accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506, 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Bail - Offence u/ss 326, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506, 307, IPC and S.25 of Arms Act - Accused is student and not hardened criminal - Incident took place at spur of moment, when he was on pleasure trip along with co-accused - Co-accused already on bail - Accused is in judicial custody since his arrest..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 324, 323, 34-- Appeal against acquittal - Complainant party was not interested in lodging FIR and only after four days, they have decided to register FIR - Statement of doctor who conducted x-rays and MLRs of injured witnesses that possibility of self-inflicted injuries on all injured persons cannot be ruled out..........

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