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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Motive of crime is that an altercation took place between accused and deceased about 10-15 days before the occurrence - However, details of same not given - No FIR of alleged altercation was registered - Accused were not armed with any weapon - PW7, brother of deceased had seen..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred due to sudden fight between parties started in the heat of passion upon a sudden quarrel - Occurrence was without pre-meditation - Accused and co-accused were not pre-armed - Deceased sustained as many as nine injuries except injury Nos.1 to 3, caused on head..........
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304- - Nature of offence - Murder - Even, a single blow on the vital part of the body of deceased which proved fatal shows accused intention to cause death of deceased - Conviction of accused modified from S.302 IPC to S.304 Part-I IPC...........
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
Details
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...........

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