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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, 34, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Prima facie evidence of demand of dowry from deceased and her family - Evidence on record shows that licensed revolver of petitioner was used in the commission of crime - Injuries on the vital part of deceased by revolver and pistol - It is risky to release..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Bail - Pendency of appeal against conviction - Accused and his wife were jointly found involved in commission of offence - Wife of accused already granted bail though challenge made by complainant is pending against the same - However, High Court while considering the bail of accused, ought to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder - Complicity of petitioner based on circumstantial evidence - Evidence collected against petitioner is a confessional statement made by co-accused - Admissibility of such confessional statement in evidence would be yet another issue - Offence if at all made out is a moot question -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Bail - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused tracked by police dog - Evidence of tracking by dog is weakest piece of evidence - Material against accused does not require his further pre-trial detention in crime - Accused released on bail with conditions - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Murder - Honour killing - Accused convicted - Imposition of fixed term of sentence - Identification of deceased - Deceased was burnt to such point that his own mother could only suggest the identification from the small size of one u, burnt palm - Identification had to be confirmed by DNA testing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder - Accused is a habitual offender and several cases pending against him - Crux of the charge against accused is that he entered into an conspiracy and in furtherance thereof, had eliminated a witness in an earlier case against him - Accused was in judicial custody on the date on which..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 302-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 307, 302, 34 IPC - Direct allegations against petitioner/sister-i, law of deceased that she pushed the deceased inside the kitchen and thereafter in furtherance of common intention with co-accused sprinkled kerosene oil upon her body and set her on fire, as..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 323, 326-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - Modification of sentence - Accused `J' & `N' acquitted though their names do figure in FIR but they were not present at the spot as accused `J' participated in wrestling competition along with his brother accused `N' - Accused `R' & `A' also acquitted of the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Bail - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Experts report does not indicate that hair recovered from hands of deceased matched with hair of accused - Material witnesses have turned hostile - Further, scientific report regarding recovery of towel is also negative since no blood stains..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Suspension of sentence - Murder - Role of applicant is only that he caught hold of legs of deceased and dashed him against Dol in an agricultural field - Injured died after four months - Applicant seeking suspension of sentence and grant of bail for having been in custody for past five years and..........

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