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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Where all the ingredients u/s 304-B are fulfilled, then burden shifts on the accused to rebut presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Appeal against acquittal u/s 304-B IPC - In the instant case, deceased was at her parent`s home for two months prior to death, this fact does not wipe out the effect of harassment for dowry suffered by the deceased - Even, sexual act was apparently not without..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Magistrate has no jurisdiction to order registration of FIR and direct investigation into offences under IPC against petitioner in absence of their being any sanction for prosecution u/s 197 Cr.P.C...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - At the stage of arguments - Name of proposed accused not given in FIR - However, in view of statement of victim who received injuries on his eyes and silence of defence qua incriminatory role of proposed accused, he has to be arrayed as accused along with other..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 204-- Issuance of process summons - Complaint under SC/ST Act - Interference by Supreme Court - Where order issuing process against accused being purely interim in nature being passed in exercise of its discretionary powers finding prima facie case, same cannot be interfered with by Supreme Court in its..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Admittedly, complainant party illegality entered into field of accused in between 4-5 a.m. in dark night alongwith habitual offender - Free fight - Gun shots were fired by both parties resulting into death at spot of `K' - Intention of accused to inflict gun..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of the Act - Two persons came out of house and physically assaulted victim and one of whom used word indicating caste - Informant was not sure as to who uttered word in question - Circumstances as detailed by prosecution do not lead to draw an inevitable conclusion that word..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506-- Offence u/s 506 Part II IPC - Allegation that accused used some threatening words - Mere using of some words are not sufficient because in words there is fury, but there is no substance which creates any material - Accused rightly acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 133-- Proceedings u/s 133 Cr.P.C. dropped - However proceedings resumed on the basis of letter received from Human Rights Commission - Human Rights Commission has no jurisdiction to entertain a dispute of alleged public nuisance, as Cr.P.C provides ample remedies for resolving such disputes - Moreover,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Proof of marriage - In proceedings u/s 125 Cr.P.C. strict proof of marriage is not essential - Standard of proof u/s 125 Cr.P.C. is not akin to matrimonial proceedings as these proceedings are summary in nature and meant to prevent vagrancy...........

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