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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Quantum of sentence - Accused `M' is in his advance age of 78 years - He is thus liable to be set free on sentence undergone but with enhanced fine to the tune of Rs.5000/- - However, conviction of accused `V' u/s 304(Part I) IPC is 10 years R.I...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Cause of death was due to injury to vital organ i.e brain - Accused gave blow with reverse side of axe on vital part of deceased - Co-accused also gave beatings to deceased with iron rods - Accused thus, had intention to cause death of deceased - Motive of crime not proved by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386, 482-- Appeal against conviction - Enhancement of sentence - High Court has power to enhance sentence suo moto - Such power should be exercised sparingly and in exceptional circumstances and this power should not be exercised without issuing notice to accused - Notice not to be an illusory notice...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386, 482-- Appeal against conviction - Enhancement of sentence - Notice to accused - Notice given to accused during course of hearing - However, it is not clear whether such a notice was an oral notice or a notice in writing - Such a notice would not satisfy legal requirements - Any notice for enhancement..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(v)-- Offence u/ss 3(2)(v) of SC/ST Act - Accused committed offence u/ss 363, 376 IPC not because she wanted to sexually assault a member of SC community but these offences are perpetrated by accused in order to satisfy his carnal desires - Offence u/s 3(2)(v) SC/ST Act thus, not made out - Conviction..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix was minor on the date of incident is proved on record - Accused kidnapped prosecutrix from lawful guardianship of her grandfather - Statement of prosecutrix that she was subjected to sexual assault by accused is duly corroborated by testimony of medical officer -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Notice - Pre requisite to institute complaint of sending notice not satisfied - No cause of action arose - Conviction set aside as complaint was not maintainable...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 25-- Recovery of 8 plastic bags of poppy straw - Conviction u/s 25 of the Act - No material whatsoever on record of case to believe that accused knowingly permitted or allowed offending vehicle to be used by another person for transportation of contraband poppy straw - Conviction u/s 25 of the Act..........
MANIPUR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21(c), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/s 21(c) of NDPS Act - Appeal for practical reasons when cannot be disposed of expeditiously, appellate Court can pass appropriate orders for suspension of sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Free fight between parties - Deceased sustained injury on his head which was caused by accused `R' - Said injury caused by accused `R' was on vital part of body i.e on head and proved to be fatal - Merely because accused `R' caused the injury on the head by blunt side of Farsa,..........

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