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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 34-- Cruelty - Attempt to murder - Evidence on record unerringly points towards guilt of accused in subjecting his wife to cruelty during her stay at matrimonial home and setting her on fire thereby causing burn injuries on her person which according to doctor had it continued for some more time, it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 302, 201, 34-- Kidnapping for ransom - Murder - Disappearance of evidence - Family of deceased as well as testimony of driver of hired Indica Car establishes that deceased was last seen in the company of accused - Evidence pertaining to call records and phones and SIM cards seized from accused also establish..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - In first charge sheet and second charge sheet, trial Court awarded consecutive sentences and not concurrent sentences - Both cases were tried together - Conviction was recorded by one common judgment - Sentences were also recorded by one common order - High Court rightly concluded that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Conviction - Accused found guilty of two murders and sentenced to undergo 30 years of imprisonment with fine of Rs.3 Lakh - Appreciation of evidence - High Court after taking note of testimony of eye-witnesses recorded brief description of depositions of these witnesses - Furthermore,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 325, 326, 34-- Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 324, 325, 326, 34 - Since, petitioners are facing the agony of protracted trial for more than 20 years and after the compromise between parties, complainant has not levelled any allegations regarding threat or misuse of compromise at the instance of petitioners..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Sentence - Modification - For offence of murder, minimum sentence is `life imprisonment' - High Court cannot modify the sentence to one already undergone - Modification done by High Court was erroneous - Order of High Court removing the cap of 30 years is not correct thus, set aside...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Murder - TIP of accused conducted after 5 days from the incident - No explanation given for such delay - A-3 not identified during TIP - However, A-3 was identified in Court - This itself raises doubt about genuineness of TIP proceedings as well as dock..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(10)-- Dowry death - Appeal against acquittal - Burn injuries - Deceased admitted to hospital but died next day - No effort made to take her dying declaration - Doctor who treated deceased at Mussoorie, Dehradun and Delhi not examined - It was a love marriage - At the time of marriage there was no demand..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34-- Murder - Testimony of sole eye witness - PW7, injured witness is not reliable as there is no corroboration to the statement of PW7 - He being in such a highly toxic condition at the time of incident, his being asleep and suddenly woken up on account of deceased being attacked, raises doubt about..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 215-- Non-framing of charge u/ss 302, 34 IPC - Objection regarding no, framing of charges not raised at the earliest point of time i.e before Trial Court and High Court - No grievance raised by accused that no, framing of charge caused prejudice to him - Moreover, facts of case shows that accused..........

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