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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Relations between deceased and accused were not cordial - Deceased was found dead in the dwelling house where she was residing with accused and were also last seen together with him - No explanation given by accused as to how deceased sustained..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 2, Rule 2-- Bar of subsequent suit - Agreement to sell - Plea in suit for injunction that defendant refused to honour the agreement to sell - Such plea gives rise to cause of action to file suit for specific performance - Plea that cause of action for filing suit for specific performance could not have arisen..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 169-- Quashing of proceedings - Closure report filed by police - Statements of witnesses which were recorded by police and report given by CSP does not appear to be correct as he has merely given a finding that in absence of any documentary evidence it cannot be said that respondent No.2 has paid the..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Agreement to sell-- Specific performance - Subsequent purchasers - Having knowledge of execution of sale agreements - No steps were taken by subsequent purchasers to inquire about whereabouts of original title deed - Conduct of defendants themselves indicates that subsequent purchasers are not bona fide as sale deed..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Quashing of FIR - Agreement to sell - Non execution of sale deed - Entire sale amount of Rs.50,00,000/- received - Thereafter, vendor left their place of residence without leaving their addresses and shut off their mobiles - It was with clear intention so that complainant may not trace..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - Distinction between mere breach of contract and offence of cheating - It depends on intention of accused at the very inception which may be judged by his subsequent conduct - However, subsequent conduct may not be the sole test...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Divorce by mutual consent after compromise with husband - In view of subsequent events and conduct of wife, allowing criminal proceedings of accused to go on, would indeed be an abuse of process of Court - Proceedings quashed...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 418, 421, 422, 424, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Commercial transaction - Quashing of proceedings - There is no mention in the complaint that accused had an intention to deceive complainant at the very inception when contract was entered into - Subsequent conduct of accused, in the absence of other materials, cannot amount to offence..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Subsequent conduct - No universal/straight jacket formula in drawing inferences from subsequent conduct of accused as it varies from every individual and is seldom dispositive of matter, though relevant u/s 8 of the Act...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of child by her step mother - Death caused due to poison - Bottle of poison recovered on a disclosure statement of accused that too from concealed place - Only inference can be drawn that a person who concealed the poison and administered the same in food given to child, is none other than..........

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