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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 396, 397, 398, 307, 376(2)(g), 34-- Murder of five persons, robbery and rape of one lady - False implication - Compensation - All accused who were nomadic tribes are falsely implicated and roped in the case - Except one all of them are in jail since last 16 years - All of them facing sword of death penalty - Out of six accused one..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 477A, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 5(1)(d), 5(2)-- Misappropriation of 540 bags of fertilizers (Urea) - Complaint lodged alleging misappropriation of only 540 bags of urea but investigation revealed that entire 1040 bags of urea was misappropriated - It is specifically alleged that accused conspired with criminal intent and indulged in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, 1987, Section 20A(2)-- Prior sanction for prosecution - Validity - Subject sanction (Ext.84) is in fact permission to apply Ss.3, 4, 5 of TADA - Reference is only to two documents reckoned by PW14 before issuing sanction - Although it is asserted that DSP was called for discussion and who in turn apprised him of all..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 41, Rule 5-- Stay of execution - O.41.R.5 CPC does not confer any power or jurisdiction on Appellate Court to stay execution of a decree which is not challenged in that particular appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death sentence - Delay of 5 years in deciding mercy petition - Inordinate and unexplained delay in deciding mercy petition - Mercy petition is the last hope of a person on death row - Petitioner has now been behind the bars for almost about 14 years - Regardless of brutal nature of crime,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 34-- Alteration of charge from S.149 IPC to S.34 IPC - Fight between two groups by exchanging gun shots - 11 accused convicted - Eight co-accused were acquitted by High Court u/ss 302, 149 IPC - Charge u/s 149 IPC collapsed against rest of 3 accused, as there could be no unlawful assembly consisting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused claiming parity with co-accused who was acquitted - Acquittal of co-accused by giving benefit of doubt by itself can be no ground to discard otherwise reliable evidence which remained unshaken pointing towards complicity of accused in commission of crime - No fault therefore, can..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 201, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(i), 5(m), 5(r), 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape and murder of minor girl aged 7-1/2 years - Appreciation of evidence - As per evidence on record, accused was last seen together with victim as accused gave 1 rupee coin to victim and told one of the witness who was with victim to go away, thereafter dead body of victim was found near house..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 201, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(i), 5(m), 5(r), 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape and murder of minor girl aged 7-1/2 years - Death penalty - Rarest of rare case - Offence committed by accused though brutal and grave but does not warrant death sentence - As, accused is not a previous convict or professional killer - Even, at the time of commission of offence he was 19..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947, Section 5(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 161-- Illegal gratification - Reduction of sentence - Incident is of the year 1985 and case is pending for last 34 years - Bribe amount was Rs.1200 and accused is on bail for the last 34 years - Accused suffered immense trauma, mental agony and anguish despite suffering from heart ailment - He did not..........

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