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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Concurrent sentences - When prosecution is based on single transaction where it constitute two or more offences sentences are to run concurrently - Imposing separate sentences when acts constituting different offences form part of single transaction is not justified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)-- Murder - Plea of non compliance of S.313 Cr.P.C. - Material evidence and Ballistic Expert opinion not put to accused in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Objection regrading defective statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C not raised either before trial Court or High Court - Question raised for first time before..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31(2)-- "Fourteen years rule" contained in clause 9a) of proviso to S.31(2) Cr.P.C. not applicable in relation to sentence of imprisonment for life, since imprisonment for life means convict will remain in jail till the end of his normal life...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31- - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Concurrent sentence - Accused convicted u/s 498-A IPC and sentenced to 2 years and u/s 306 IPC for 7 years R.I - Considering facts of case sentences to run concurrently...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal trial -- Eye witnesses - Law does not mandate that prosecution must examine all eye witnesses cited by the prosecution - It is for the prosecution to decide as to how many and who should be examined as their witnesses for proving their case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal trial -- Related Eye witnesses - Minor discrepancies - When several persons participate in commission of an offence with deadly weapons and attack one or more persons with an intention to kill them then witnesses who are closely related to victims are not expected to describe the incident in graphic..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406-- Criminal breach of trust - Prosecution must prove : (i) that the accused was entrusted with property or with dominion over it and (ii) that he (a) misappropriated it, or (b) converted it to his own use, or (c) used it, or (d) disposed of it - The gist of the offence is misappropriation done in a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420-- Criminal breach of trust & cheating - Non-payment of bill amount pertaining to contract between parties does not amount to criminal breach of trust - Moreover, there are no allegations as to cheating or dishonest intention of appellants in retaining money in order to have wrongful gain to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482- - Quashing of complaint/FIR - At the stage of quashing of complaint/FIR, Court is not to embark upon an enquiry as to probability, reliability or genuineness of allegations made therein...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Proceedings u/s 125 Cr.P.C. are summary in nature and it is not necessary for Court to ascertain as to who was in wrong and minute details of matrimonial dispute between husband and wife need not be gone into...........

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