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PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Conscious possession - Recovery of contraband and .12 bore country made pistol from scooter of appellant - Recovery done in pursuance of secret information received but not reduced to writing and no justification for the same - Judicial or Executive Magistrate not joined at the time of recovery -..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Conscious possession - Recovery of contraband and .12 bore country made pistol from scooter of appellant - Link evidence is missing - Contradictory evidence with regard to seals over sample received in Malkhana and handing over to constable - Constable not examined to complete link evidence -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 121, 121A, 186, 353, 302, 468, 471, 474, 420, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 4, Foreigners Act, 1946, Section 14-- Militant attack on Lal Quila - Appellant was responsible for incident of shooting inside Lal Quila (Red Fort) which resulted in death of three soldiers of Army - Incident was result of well planned conspiracy between appellant and some other militants including deceased Abu Shamal who was killed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 121, 121A, 186, 353, 302, 468, 471, 474, 420, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 4, Foreigners Act, 1946, Section 14-- Militant attack on Lal Quila - Criminal conspiracy - Proof - Held, once prosecution proves that there was meeting of minds between two persons to commit crime, there would be an emergence of conspiracy - Fact that barely within minutes of attack, BBC correspondents in Srinagar and Delhi were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 121, 121A, 186, 353, 302, 468, 471, 474, 420, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 4, Foreigners Act, 1946, Section 14-- Militant attack on Lal Quila - Death sentence - Validity - Attack on Indian Army unit stationed in Red Fort resulting in death of three persons - Held, attack amounts to waging war against India - There can be no question of compromising - Case falls in the category of rarest of rare cases -..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25,27-- Firearm recovered from custody of accused - No sufficient material on record to prove identity of weapon - No material to show that weapon was same which was used at time of commission of offence - Held, prosecution failed to prove beyond reasonable doubt that any operative firearm recovered from..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 412, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1AA)-- Dacoity - Accused brandished dagger and chisel and snatched away suit case of complainant containing valuable articles - Complainant suffered incident of snatching and statement found credible - Physical loss caused to complainant due to snatching of articles which were subsequently recovered by..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 397, 412, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Dacoity - Accused allegedly stopped trucks and other vehicles by blocking road and then forcibly demanded money at pistol point - None of prosecution witnesses could identify accused except one, as they had muffled faces - Even evidence of lone witness not worthy of credence and recovery of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 26, 27-- Recovery of arms on the basis of disclosure statement suffered before official witnesses - Independent witness of recovery of pistol not supported the prosecution case - Held, it is not safe to base conviction on the basis of testimony of police official alone - Conviction set aside...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Conscious possession - Recovery of pistol from dwelling house where other members were also residing - Held, accused cannot be said to be in conscious possession of the recovered pistol - Accused acquitted...........

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