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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Examination of accused - Incriminating circumstances - Explanation - Human blood on clothes of accused - Held, it is duty of accused to explain as to how clothes worn by accused contained human blood...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386(a)-- Appeal against acquittal - Exercise of power by appellate Court - Held, if appellate Court comes to conclusion that view taken by trial Court is not correct view and there was sufficient evidence before trial Court for convicting accused, then it is duty of appellate Court to convict guilty person..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374-- Murder case - Appeal against conviction - Without proper analysis of evidence almost in a summary way High Court dismissed appeal - Held, such disposal of criminal appeal by High Court particularly in a case involving charge u/s.302 IPC where accused is sentenced to life imprisonment..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 109, 304(Part I), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Charge u/ss 302 read with S.34 IPC - Accused cannot be convicted u/s 304(Part I) IPC with aid of S.109 IPC in the absence of charge u/s 109 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Dowry death - Charge u/s 304-B IPC - Charge u/s 302 alongwith charge u/s 304-B IPC not to be mechanically framed - Charge u/s 302 IPC can be framed if evidence otherwise permits - Ingredients constituting the two offences are different, thereby demanding appreciation of evidence from the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Charge - Addition or alteration - Court at any time before judgment can add or alter charge - Question of addition or alteration of charge arise either because Court finds the charge already framed to be defective for any reason or because such addition is considered necessary after commencement..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Dying declaration - Validity - Deceased had sustained grievous injuries on vital parts of his body - His statement was recorded by Investigation Officer u/s.161 Cr.P.C. - Deceased succumbed to injuries after about 24 hours - Doctor opined that in spite of nature of injuries sustained deceased was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Murder - Order of acquittal - Interference by superior court - Held, in exceptional cases where there are compelling circumstances to interfere and judgment under appeal is found to be perverse, appellate Court can interfere with order of acquittal - Appellate Court should bear in mind presumption..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Held, when attention of accused is drawn to the circumstances that inculpated him in crime and he fails to offer appropriate explanation or gives a false answer, the same can be counted as providing a missing link for building chain of circumstances...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 397, 399, 401-- Order passed u/s 319 Cr.P.C. refusing to summon additional accused - Not an interlocutory order - Order can be assailed by way of revision...........

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