November 2017

Rape—Acquittal—Sexual inter-course by a man with his own wife and the wife being under 18 years of age, if more than one year has elapsed from the date of the commission of the offence—Court cannot take cognizance of offence u/s 376IPC.

By | November 11th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.376–Rape–Acquittal-Medical Report-As per medical examination hymen had healed and there was no mark of any swelling over the body of prosecutrix

By | November 11th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.467–Forgery–Acquittal–Complaint that Will was forged and on basis of that mutation got sanctioned and part of land was sold

By | November 11th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.376–Rape–Acquittal–Prosecutrix no where stated of having been subjected for sexual intercourse by the accused without her consent

By | November 11th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Murder—Intention to Kill—Accused after giving only a single blow neither gave any other injury nor gave repeated blows—It cannot be said that the accused had an intention to cause death.

By | November 10th, 2017|Acquittal|

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October 2017

Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.457–House Trespass-Acquittal-Complainant contended that accused persons trespassed house of his father and took away the entire house hold articles, gold and cash

By | October 27th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.304-B–Dowry Death–Acquittal–Delay in lodging FIR–Appellant had lodged complaint after 18 days of missing of deceased

By | October 25th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.420 & S.463–Cheating–Forgery–Acquittal-Leave to Defend—Gift deed was not signed by either of accused

By | October 25th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.302 & S.304-B–Murder–Acquittal–Dowry Death-­Deceased was set ablaze after pouring kerosene on her-No direct evidence on record to prove that accused (husband) intentionally committed the murder of deceased

By | October 24th, 2017|Acquittal|

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It cannot be said that the accused would take blood stained cemented pieces from the spot and conceal them somewhere and, thereafter, getting the same recovered-Disclosure statement not reliable-Accused acquitted-Evidence Act, 1872, S.27. (Para 6)

By | October 24th, 2017|Acquittal|

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September 2017

Dacoity–Acquittal–FIR was lodged long after the incident and in fact law was already set on motion after the telephonic message had been received.

By | September 8th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Disclosure Statement—Unless some distinctive mark is there or their use in the crime stands proved, recovery of common/easily available article cannot result in fastening any criminal liability upon any accused.

By | September 5th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Indian Penal Code 1860, S.307—Attempt to Murder–Gunshot–Acquittal–Accused allegedly opened fire from his country made pistol—However, no bullet was retrieved from the spot

By | September 4th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Culpable Homicide—Sudden Fight—The cause of the quarrel is not relevant nor is it relevant who offered the provocation but what is important is that the occurrence must have been sudden and unpremeditated and the offender must have acted in a fit of anger.

By | September 4th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Murder—Intention to kill—Appellant had given only one blow to deceased though hitting him on head with blunt side of gandasa—Offence falls under S.304 Part II IPC and not u/s 302IPC.

By | September 3rd, 2017|Acquittal|

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Murder—Recovery of Weapon—Even if the weapon is cleaned there could be chance of some blood stains remains—No attempt made to find presence of any blood stain—Accused acquitted.

By | September 3rd, 2017|Acquittal|

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August 2017

Identification of Accused—Incident happened at night in house of complainant–Identification of accused by eye witness in court for first time after 8 years of incident seems to improbable.

By | August 30th, 2017|Acquittal|

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Indian Penal Code, S.302—Murder—Acquittal-Last Seen Together—As per prosecution, deceased being in the company of all the accused persons consumed liquor at home and thereafter, proceeded to have more in a nearby liquor shop,

By | August 30th, 2017|Acquittal|

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