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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, 433, 433A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 32, 137, 72, 161-- Judicial review of clemency power of President and Governor - Death sentence awarded to petitioner in a murder case - Governor commuted the death sentence into life imprisonment - Quashing of order - Held, unless the exercise of power by Governor under Article 161 is ex facie perverse or is based..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471-- Cheating - Conviction - Appeal - Suspension of sentence - An independent witness has been cited for first time during pendency of trial and was not cited as a witness initially and his statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. was not recorded - Besides, trial court accepted that there was no direct evidence on..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 363, 366-- Bail - Offence u/ss 376, 363, 366 IPC - Prosecutrix in her statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. stated that she has married accused - Bail allowed...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - No material contradiction put to eye witnesses recorded u/s 161 of the Cr.P.C. - Held, non examination of Investigating Officer will not cause prejudice to the accused...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148-- Murder - Accused cannot be convicted on the basis of evidence brought forth during trial when there are number of contradictions, discrepancies and change of stand right from the stage of FIR to statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and thereafter in examination-in-chief and again shifting stand at the time..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Discharge of accused - Criminal case u/s 147, 450, 382, 307, 357, 506, 149, 109 of IPC - Earlier to the registration of criminal case, dowry complaint filed by complainant in which two accused were arrested - Thus they were not present at the scene of occurrence for which police case registered -..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty - Accused husband and in-laws alleged to have subjected deceased to cruelty and killed her - The statement of the prosecution witnesses made in the Court during trial at variance with the one given before the police u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Different versions regarding cruelty and maltreatment -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 5(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 161-- Illegal gratification - Reduction of sentence - Case of taking bribe of Rs.230/- - Accused in jail for almost 32 days - Matter relates to the year 1979 - Sentence reduced to period already undergone...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Conviction on the sole testimony of prosecutrix - Contradictions - Allegation of rape against certain accused for the first time in Court - Not so stated in statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - When confronted merely stated that this was revealed to police but why it was not recorded she had no idea - IO..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 376(2)(g), 377, 201-- Rape and murder - Statement of two eye witnesses recorded after 9 days though these witnesses met the police and father of the deceased frequently and the police was throughout with them - Explanation for delayed recording of statement of two eye witnesses found not plausible - Accused acquitted -..........

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