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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, 392-- Death sentence - Rape and murder - Parties heard on sentence and accused sentenced to death on the same day - Merely because no separate date is fixed for hearing on sentence, it cannot be said that there is violation of S.235(2) Cr.P.C., as there is no mandate in S.235(2) Cr.P.C. to fix separate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 377, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Honour killing - Sentence - Enhancement of - Prosecution preferred an appeal u/s 377 Cr.P.C. before High Court for enhancement of sentence from life imprisonment to death sentence - High Court have power to enhance the sentence from life imprisonment to death sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Honour killing - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo fixed term of 25 years u/ss 302, 34 IPC, and 10 years of R.I u/s 364 IPC and also sentenced to undergo R.I for 4 years u/s 201 IPC and to pay fine of Rs.2000 and in default of payment of fine to further..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 414, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Theft case - Accused convicted and sentenced in 12 different matters including present case - Total length of sentences in aggregate would be around 19 years - Maximum sentence in respect of present crime is 2 years R.I - All the sentences shall run concurrently..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder - Accused is a habitual offender and several cases pending against him - Crux of the charge against accused is that he entered into an conspiracy and in furtherance thereof, had eliminated a witness in an earlier case against him - Accused was in judicial custody on the date on which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of charge - High Court not to determine the veracity of factual position at this stage - No such material presented to clearly exculpate the accused from the occurrence - Impugned order setting aside order framing charge set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Quantum of sentence - Where Supreme Court is hesitant in maintaining death sentence, it may order that convict shall undergo imprisonment for whole of natural life or to a lesser extent as may be specified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 207-- FIR - An accused is entitled to get a copy of FIR at an early stage than as prescribed u/s 207 of the Code...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Uploading of website on website - FIR be uploaded on website within 24 hours of registration of FIR - FIR must be uploaded on the police web site and if there is no such web site then on the official web site of State Government, unless the offence is sensitive in nature like sexual..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 301, 302-- Appearance by public prosecutor - At the stage of framing of charge u/s 239 Cr.P.C. - Role of informant or private party is limited during prosecution of a case in a Court of Session - Counsel engaged by complainant is required to act under the directions of public prosecutor - However, power is..........

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