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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Remission of sentence - Whether there can be two appropriate Governments in a given case u/s.432(7) Cr.P.C.? - Held, question referred to Constitution Bench...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Remission of sentence - Whether suo motu exercise of power of remission u/s.432(1) is permissible in scheme of section, if yes, whether procedure prescribed in sub-cl.(2) of same section is mandatory or not? - Held, question referred to Constitution Bench...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 435, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Remission of sentence -Whether term `consultation' stipulated in S.435(1) Cr.P.C. implies `concurrence'? - Held, question referred to Constitution Bench...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 45, 53, 302-- Remission of sentence - Whether imprisonment for life in terms of S.53 r/w S.45 IPC meant imprisonment for rest of life of prisoner or a convict undergoing life imprisonment has a right to claim remission and whether as per principles enunciated in paras 91 to 93 of Swamy Shraddananda vs. State of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, 433, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Remission of sentence - Whether `appropriate Government' is permitted to exercise power of remission u/s.432/433 Cr.P.C. after parallel power has been exercised by President u/Art. 72 or Governor u/Art.161 or by Supreme Court in its Constitutional power u/Art.32? - Held, question referred to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Police started investigation after getting information from DAR camp - During course of investigation formal complaint received from PW2 - Held, it can be treated as statement of PW2 recorded u/s.161 Cr.P.C.and contents thereof could be used not as FIR but for the purpose of contradicting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement before police - Evidentiary value - Held, statements made to police during investigation not substantive piece of evidence - Statements recorded u/s.161 Cr.P.C. can be used only for the purpose of contradiction and not for corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of witness in Court not finding place in his statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Held, if evidence tendered by witness in the witness box is creditworthy and reliable, that evidence cannot be rejected merely because a particular statement made by witness before Court does not find place..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 53, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, 72, 161-- Death sentence - Delay in execution - Held, exorbitant delay in disposal of mercy petition renders process of execution of death sentence arbitrary, whimsical and capricious and, therefore, inexecutable - Such imprisonment, occasioned by inordinate delay in disposal of mercy petitions is beyond..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 32, 21, 72, 161-- Death sentence - Delay in disposal of mercy petition - Held, insanity is one of the supervening circumstances that warrants for commutation of death sentence to life imprisonment...........

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