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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Acquittal - Appeal against - In a given case where admissible evidence is ignored, a duty is cast upon appellate court to reappreciate evidence where accused has been acquitted, for the purpose of ascertaining as to whether any of the accused really committed any offence or not...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386(b)(i)-- Charge u/s 498-A and 306 r/w S.34 IPC - Conviction u/s 304-B IPC - State did not prefer appeal - Appeal filed by accused against conviction u/s 304-B IPC - Held, accused cannot be held guilty of having committed the offence u/s 498-A or 306 IPC on the basis of evidence available on record as their..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 3, 4-- Two beneficial provisions do not co-exist - Court to apply one of the other beneficial provision be it Section 360 IPC or Probation of Offenders Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 3, 4-- Applicability of the two provisions - Provision of S.360 Cr.P.C. relates only to persons not under 21 years of age convicted for an offence punishable with fine only or with imprisonment for a term of seven years or less, to any person under 21 years of age or any woman convicted of an offence not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 427-- Conviction in two separate cases - Provision of Section 427 not invoked - Provision of Section 427 Cr.P.C. cannot be invoked by High Court in exercise of its inherent jurisdiction after dismissal of special leave petition...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay - Occurrence took place on 26.8.2004 at 4 p.m. - Informant was away and received information from his brother that his son is murdered and returned home at 8 p.m. - It was rainy season and flood in the area - IO reached the place of occurrence on the night of 26/27 at about 1.30 a.m...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Murder while deceased was in deep slumber - Reason for commission of murder greed of money - Offence gruesome but method applied not cruel - Not a rarest of rare case - Death sentence converted to life imprisonment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - If case is proved by circumstantial evidence then normally death penalty should not be awarded...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Confession - It is a relevant fact - It can be acted upon - Confession may under certain circumstances form the basis of conviction - For the said purpose Court has to satisfy itself in regard to (i) voluntariness of the confession; (ii) truthfulness of the confession; (iii) corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360-- Murder - Death sentence - Can be awarded when collective conscience of community is shocked viz. (1) When the murder is committed in an extremely brutal, grotesque, diabolical, revolting or dastardly manner so as to arouse intense and extreme indignation of the community; (2) When the murder is..........

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