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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section S20, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 326-- Compromise - Acquittal of accused u/s 323 and 324 IPC but matter kept pending for offence u/s 326 - No use of proceeding with trial when complainant does not want to pursue the matter - Trial Court directed to permit parties to compound the offence and close the proceedings...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Murder - Reliable evidence of three eye-witnesses showing that accused armed with weapons trespassed into house of deceased and opened assault to teach lesson to wife of deceased - Caused injuries to deceased and his son and ran away from place of occurrence - It spells out their common intention..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 428, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, and 304 Part II-- Offence u/s 326 - Imprisonment for three years - Appellate Court convicted accused u/s 304 Part II warranting heavier sentence of imprisonment for a longer period - Accused in prison for over seven years till disposal of State's appeal - Held, sentence restricted to period of detention already..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 304 Part II and, 326, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Murder - Stab injuries - Failure of doctor who conducted post mortem to certify that injuries are sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death - Conviction u/s 326 - Held, omission of doctor to give such certificate cannot be a ground for not forming its own opinion on basis of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - 17 incised injuries out of which 10 were on the head, 3 injuries among them were the most serious injuries and the brain of the deceased was lacerated - Trial Court convicting for the offence of murder but High Court convicting accused u/s 326 - The conviction of the accused who inflicted..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compounding of offence - Held, offence u/s.326 IPC is not compoundable - Application for compounding of offence liable to be rejected - However, in view of facts that occurrence took place about twenty years back on trivial issue and parties who are close relatives are now living amicably,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Single blow - No principle that in all cases single blow will not attract S.302 IPC - Single blow may, in some cases entail conviction under Section 302 IPC , in some case under Section 304 I.P.C. and in some other cases under Section 326 I.P.C. - Nature of offence has to the determined on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Offence u/s 326 IPC cannot be compounded - Considering fact that parties settled their disputes outside Court and 10 years have lapsed from date of incident and appellants have already undergone 3 months imprisonment as per sentence imposed on them, imprisonment reduced to period already undergone..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Charge that appellant along with other two accused assaulted and killed victim - Trial Court convicted all the three - High Court on reappreciation of evidence held that presence of other two accused doubtful and acquitted other two accused - Appellant's plea..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compounding of offence - Accused convicted - Parties reaching settlement - Compounding of offence not permissible - Offence under S.326 of IPC cannot be compounded even with permission of Court - Lenient view however can be taken in view of settlement - Sentence reduced to one already undergone...........

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