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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Appreciation of evidence - Statement of eye-witness proved on record - Recovery of weapon and motor cycle proved - Even, statement of PWs 6 & 7 (doctors) clearly states that injury on head attributed is sufficient to cause death - Thus,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - In was necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 of the Code - Having regard to the facts and circumstances of the case and keeping in view..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - It is necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 Cr.P.C. as to whether punishment of sentence of imprisonment so awarded for each offence will..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Nature of injury sustained by injured as opined by Doctor to be simple in nature - Medical report proved by Doctor does not mention that head injury was sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death - In the absence of any other medical documents from any other..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 448-- House trespass - Occurrence took place on outer verandah of house which was close to village road - No evidence that accused committed any house trespass as defined u/s 442 IPC - Conviction of accused u/s 448 IPC not sustainable and set aside...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Role of firing at deceased specifically assigned to A-1 (deceased) - Neither any overt act attributed to A-2 nor even it is deposed against him that he caught hold of deceased - From the evidence of PWs, it does not follow that A-2 and other co-accused had arrived at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Cognizance of offence - Magistrate, at the stage of taking cognizance and summoning is required to apply its judicial mind to find out whether prima facie case has been made out for summoning the accused persons - Magistrate is not required to evaluate merits of material or evidence in support of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Recovery of weapon proved on record - Even, evidence establishes that bullet found in the body of deceased was fired from the gun which is allotted to accused - Moreover, accused and deceased were last seen together - Testimony of witnesses found to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 34-- Alteration of charge from S.149 IPC to S.34 IPC - Fight between two groups by exchanging gun shots - 11 accused convicted - Eight co-accused were acquitted by High Court u/ss 302, 149 IPC - Charge u/s 149 IPC collapsed against rest of 3 accused, as there could be no unlawful assembly consisting..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Conviction when not possible, it is always advisable to terminate the proceedings as valuable time of Court should not be wasted...........

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