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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324, 326, 448-- Murder of three minor children and also caused serious injury to fourth minor child - Accused not a previous convict or a professional killer - Motive of accused to commit murder and eliminate family of co-brother is out of family dispute - Case does not fall within category of rarest of rare case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Adverse inference - Murder case - Victim last seen in the company of accused when victim offered chocolates to accused - No explanation forthcoming from statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C as to when he parted company of victim - Even no explanation is there as to what happened after he getting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of 8 years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Accused was treated as family member and he is uncle (Mama) of victim - Victim went along with accused when she was offered chocolates to accused - Last seen circumstance is proved as per PWs - PWs supported prosecution case - Offence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Charge - Dropping of charge u/s 304(Part I)PC - Collapse of building due to earthquake - 98 persons lost their lives - Earthquake engulfed almost entire State of Gujarat - Out of four towers erected by accused only one tower had collapsed - Moreover, almost 12 buildings collapsed in the State - In..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of 8 years old girl - Death sentence - Accused acquitted under POCSO Act - Motive for murder is not clear - Accused does not have any criminal background, nor he is a habitual offender - Murder has not been committed with extreme brutality or that same involves exceptional depravity - Only..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Normal rule is bail and not jail - Court has to keep in mind nature of accusations, nature of evidence in support thereof, severity of punishment which conviction will entail, character of accused, circumstances which are peculiar to accused involved in that crime...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Recovery of 50 Kg. Poppy husk and 30 Kg. Chura Dana Posat (Poppy seeds) - Recovery of poppy husk is non commercial and poppy seeds do not fall under the purview of NDPS Act - No other case against accused - All the prosecution witnesses are official witnesses and there is no possibility..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Gravity alone not a decisive ground to deny bail - Competing factors are required to be balanced by Court while exercising its discretion - Object of bail is to secure appearance of accused person at the trial by reasonable amount of bail - Object of bail is neither punitive nor..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 25, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Marriage dispute - Petition for transfer from Mumbai to Delhi - Compromise - Parties to file a formal application u/s 13-B of Hindu Marriage Act before Supreme Court on realisation of amount of five crores as agreed between parties - Marriage petition pending in Court at Mumbai shall stand..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, 65, 85, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 18A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Recovery of prohibited drugs without valid licence - Bail - Accused not fit to be kept in jail for indefinite period - Accused suffering from heart disease and his blood sugar is uncontrolled and is required to visit medicine department frequently - Though petitioner alleged to be involved in..........

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