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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a)-- Recovery of country made pistol loaded with live cartridges and two other live cartridges - Not a case of accused that he has a licence for possession of country made pistol - Possession of country made pistol without licence is punishable u/s 25(1B)(a) of the Act - Sentence modified to the period..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1AA)-- Recovery of six live cartridges from a car driven by A-1 - A2 was no where near the car - He was arrested only because he was the registered owner of car - A-2 was not in possession of prohibited ammunition at all, much less for purpose of sale which is a requirement for attracting provision of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1)(a)-- Constructive possession - Recovery of six live cartridges from back seat of car driven by A-1 - A-2 was no where near the car - He was arrested only because he was the registered owner of car - A-2 was not found in actual possession of cartridges - No evidence on record that A-2 knew that what A-1..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1)(a)-- Constructive possession - Arms and ammunition - For constructive possession, it is necessary that either there is proof that accused had placed weapons or was at least in control of house in which they were found...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1AA)-- Recovery of live cartridges from bungalow occupied by A-4 - Constructive possession - A-4 convicted only on the basis of his admission in cross-examination, wherein he is shown as occupier of house in records of Municipal Corporation - However, A-4 was not present in house at the time of recovery..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 402, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Assembling for purpose of committing dacoity - Secret information - Prosecution relies upon statement of ASI and one more person who overheard accused's intention and purpose for assembling at the spot - Though ASI stated that he heard the conversation of accused persons, but he has not stated the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a), 27(1)-- Murder - Gunshot injury - All eye witnesses of incident turned hostile - There was thus, absolutely no evidence to prove the fact that accused was present at the spot and came with an unlicensed fire arm which he fired in air five times and sixth one injured the deceased - Although six empty..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65B-- Attempt to murder - Accused convicted solely on the basis of call details - However, documents relating to call details do not bear signature of any person - Whether they have been issued by service provider is also not established - Call details are not proved in accordance with law - Document..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Police encounter case - Gunshot - Absence of independent corroboration - Presence of public witness is not always necessary, but looking to surrounding and attendant circumstances and facts of case, it was expected from raiding party to have called at least some person to stand witness - Weapons..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Gunshot injury - Intention - Carrying of weapon from before and its utilization at the time of occurrence by injuring deceased on a vital part of body leaves no room for doubt that intention was clearly to finish off deceased...........

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