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CRIMINAL JURISPRUDENCE Criminal Jurisprudence — Crimes committed in matrimonial home — are as much punishable as anywhere else— the mere factum of the husband and wife living together does not entitle either of them to commit a breach of criminal law — and if one does then he/she will be liable for all the consequences of such breach— Criminal law and matrimonial home are not strangers—Pratibha Rani vs. Suraj Kumar & Anr—relied upon. PDF
CRIMINAL JURISPRUDENCE Criminal Jurisprudence — Probable Defence — defence version —the deceased locked herself in the bathroom — poured kerosene — and set herself on fire — accused had to break open the door — Held, The IO could have easily located the place of occurrence or even a broken door or lock — The probability tilts in favour of the accused. PDF