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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Accused convicted for offence of dacoity - Rs.2, 860/- in cash, one lotta, and one glass constituted articles of loot - Accused persons faced agony of protracted trial of 28 years and are now of old age - No allegation of any injury alleged to have been caused by any of the accused - Sentence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 397, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25-- Dacoity - Proof of - Prosecution allegation that accused entered house of complainant and looted articles - Prosecution witnesses identified accused - Looted articles recovered from accused and identified by complainant - Recovery memo and arrest memo proved by witnesses - Desi 12 bore katta..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 202, 203, 204, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 397-- Summoning order - Police report that no occurrence of dacoity took place - Case not appearing to be probable - Complainant had also filed some other complaints against some of the accused persons - Case appears to have been filed to harass his opponents - Judicial process not to be an instrument..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Dacoity - Proof - Dacoity in the house of informant - Informant stated in the F.I.R. that all the dacoits had covered their faces with 'Gamchha' - During trial in the court he stated that he identified two accused persons when 'Gamchha' covering their face fell down - Such information not revealed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Reduction of sentence - Incident fifteen years old - Held, that in a serious case of dacoity no leniency in sentence is desirable and the passage of time cannot wash away gravity of offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 120B-- Bail - Offence u/ss 302, 395 & 120-B IPC - Bail declined - However granted after 20 days - High Court cancelled bail as there was no change of circumstances - Trial pending for long - Sessions Judge directed to complete trial within 3 months - If trial is delayed beyond 3 months except for non..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 396, 397, 458, 459, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Dacoity - TIP - Not got conducted by IO - Accused were not total strangers to victims - Non conducting of TIP not fatal to prosecution - Contradictions in the statements of eye witnesses not going to the root of matter - Plea of alibi - Accused has to establish his plea of alibi by possible..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 397, 354-- Conviction by trial Court affirmed by High Court - Appeal against - High Court's observations clearly based on surmises and contrary to the factual scenario - Evidence of PW4 clearly contrary to the medical evidence - High Court merely referred to certain conclusions of trial Court without..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Dacoity - Test Identification Parade- Appeal against acquittal - Two eye witnesses took part in TIP - One eye witness failed to identify accused - Accused was having brownish eyes - No person of brown eyes was mixed in TIP - Nothing recovered from both accused - Acquittal order passed by trial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 397-- Offence u/s 397 IPC - Ingredients of the offence are : (1) The commission of robbery or dacoity as described in Section 392 and 395 respectively; (2) the accused - (a) used a deadly weapon, or (b) caused grievous hurt, or (c) attempted to cause death or grievous hurt; (3) he did so at the time of..........

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