Criminal Law; State Vs. Chuhi Devi [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 10-11-2017]

Criminal Law; State Vs. Chuhi Devi [Himachal Pradesh High Court, 10-11-2017]

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Indian Penal Code, 1860 – Section 306  – Abetment of Suicide – Instigation – to justify the framing of charges under Section 306 IPC, the following ingredients must be established: (i) death due to suicide; (ii) accused abets the commission of suicide.

Section 306 IPC; Gurcharan Singh Vs. State of Punjab [Supreme Court of India, 02-12-2016]

Section 306 IPC; Gurcharan Singh Vs. State of Punjab [Supreme Court of India, 02-12-2016]

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Evidence Act, 1872 – S. 113A – Penal Code, 1860 – Ss. 107, 306 & 498A – Abetment of Suicide – In order to convict a person under Section 306 IPC, there has to be a clear mens rea to commit an offence and…