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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 452, 149-- Murder - Attempt to murder - Unlawful assembly - Proof - Accused persons armed with weapons alleged to have trespassed in houses of deceased persons at midnight and killed all family members of injured witness - Testimony of injured eye-witness is cogent, credible and trustworthy - Seizure of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386-- Re-trial - Permissibility - Appellant/complainant although has alleged that order for re-trial should have been passed by trial Court and High Court, nothing specific has been pointed out why matter should be sent for retrial specially when two of important witnesses had failed to support..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294(b), 323-- Conviction - Revision against - High Court without considering evidence on record and without assigning any reason set aside order of conviction passed by first appellate Court - Held, matter remanded back to High Court for decision afresh in accordance with law - Petition allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, 428-- Sentence - Accused committed different offences under single transaction - Held, sentences must run concurrently and not consecutively...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, 82-- Anticipatory bail - Absconder - Held, where accused has been declared as an absconder and has not co-operated with investigation he should not be granted anticipatory bail...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 301, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 165-- Recall of a witness, who was a statutory authority and in whose presence the test identification parade was held, who is also a Judicial Magistrate, who made wrong statement against his own record - Court to recall the said witness with further direction to public prosecutor for putting across the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Compounding of offence - Accused convicted u/s.307 IPC and sentenced to undergo 10 years R.I. - Parties entered into compromise during pendency of appeal - High Court quashed proceedings on the ground that it was a crime against "an individual" rather than against "the society..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death penalty - Extreme penalty of death need not be inflicted except in gravest cases of extreme culpability - Balance sheet of aggravating and mitigating circumstances has to be drawn up and in doing so mitigating circumstances have to be accorded full weightage and a just balance has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Statement of accused - It is obligatory on part of accused to furnish some explanation with respect to incriminating circumstances associated with him - Court must take note of such explanation even in a case of circumstantial evidence to decide whether or not chain of circumstances is complete...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Last seen theory - Held, in cases where accused was last seen with deceased victim just before incident, it becomes duty of accused to explain circumstances under which death of victim occurred...........

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