extramarital relation may constitute a cruelty to attract IPC 306: Supreme Court

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO(S). 1138-1139 OF 2016 (@ S.L.P. (Crl) Nos. 5928-5929 OF 2016) K.V. Prakash Babu … Appellant VERSUS State of Karnataka … Respondent J U D G M E N T Dipak Misra, J. Leave granted. 2. The instant appeals reveal a factual score Read More …

Unnatural death of wife within seven years of marriage in matrimonial home is not enough to attract IPC 304B: Supreme Court

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO.1097 OF 2016 [ARISING OUT OF S.L.P. (CRL.) NO.9718 OF 2014)                                           BAIJNATH & OTHERS .…APPELLANTS VERSUS STATE OF MADHYA PRADESH ….RESPONDENT   Read More …

Acquittal Nexus has to be established between the cruelty and the suicide

CRL.A.No. 478/2000 Page 1 of 9 * IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI RESERVED ON : 7 th NOVEMBER, 2013 DECIDED ON : 6 th JANUARY, 2014 + CRL.A. 478/2000 A.NAGRAJAN ….. Appellant Through : Mr. Tom Joseph, Advocate. VERSUS STATE ….. Respondent Through : Mr.M.N.Dudeja, APP. CORAM: HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE S.P.GARG Read More …

304b Acquittal malicious prosecution by brother in law after five years

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 775 OF 2013 Manoj Kumar Sharma & Ors. …. Appellant(s) Versus State of Chhattisgarh & Anr. …. Respondent(s) J U D G M E N T R.K. Agrawal, J. 1) This appeal has been filed against the judgment and order dated 27.09.2012 Read More …

The trial judge has to decide the case on the basis of the evidence already on record and the additional evidence recorded on retrial: Supreme Court

CASE NO.: Appeal (crl.) 1331 of 2004 PETITIONER: Satyajit Banerjee and others RESPONDENT: State of West Bengal and others DATE OF JUDGMENT: 23/11/2004 BENCH: Y K. SABHARWAL & D.M. DHARMADHIKARI JUDGMENT: J U D G M E N T (@ out of Special Leave Petition (Crl.) No. 676 of 2003) Dharmadhikari J. Leave to appeal, Read More …

Establish mens rea for abetment to suicide Gujarat High Court

R/CR.MA/11931/2015 CAV JUDGMENT IN THE HIGH COURT OF GUJARAT AT AHMEDABAD CRIMINAL MISC.APPLICATION (FOR QUASHING & SET ASIDE FIR/ORDER) NO. 11931 of 2015 FOR APPROVAL AND SIGNATURE: HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE J.B.PARDIWALA ========================================================== 1 Whether Reporters of Local Papers may be allowed to see the judgment ? NO 2 To be referred to the Reporter or not Read More …