to convict a person under Section 306 IPC, there has to be a clear mens rea: Supreme Court 2016

REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 1135 OF 2016 (ARISING OUT OF S.L.P (CRIMINAL) NO. 8764 OF 2016) GURCHARAN SINGH .…APPELLANT VERSUS STATE OF PUNJAB ….RESPONDENT J U D G M E N T AMITAVA ROY, J. 1. In assailment is the judgement and order dated 17.12.2014 passed 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 …

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 …