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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/s 354 IPC - Accused convicted - During pendency of appeal parties compromised - Parties allowed to compound the offence - Effect of compounding would be acquittal of accused of the offence he is charged with...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 354-- Compromise in an offence u/ss 394, 354 IPC - Complainant and witnesses not ready to support prosecution case - Proceedings quashed in exercise of power u/s 482 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), 235(2)-- Murder - Death sentence - Life imprisonment is the rule and death sentence an exception - Mitigating circumstances must be given due consideration - In considering the question of sentence Court must show a real and abiding concern for the dignity of human life which must postulate resistance to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), 235(2)-- Murder - Death sentence - Merely because accused committed murder in a very brutal and inhuman fashion, that alone cannot justify inflicting of death penalty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder - Accused committing murder of his father, step-mother and step sister for greed of property - Accused was living jointly with deceased - Facts show deep set rancor between accused and deceased over division of property - Though manner in which crime was committed is deplorable, but..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386-- Appeal against conviction - High Court without making any reference to any evidence or finding whatsoever changed conviction of respondent from S.376 to S.354 IPC - More so, no reason whatsoever has been given for such a conversion - Punishment has been given as already undergone without..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Offences u/ss 109, 447, 232, 324, 379/511, 354/34 IPC - Complaint was taken on file against 13 accused and petitioner is one among them - Filing of present petition for quashing of proceedings at the time of disposal of Sessions Case - No action taken at initial stage -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164, 354-- Murder case based on circumstantial evidence - Accused lured young girls to his house, strangulate them, commit sex with body, cut off their body into parts and eat them after cooking - Skeletons and body parts recovered on the basis of disclosure statement - Accused made confessional statement..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Offence u/s 354 IPC - Compounding of - Power of court - When alleged incident had taken place and when impugned judgment was passed, offence u/s 354 IPC was compoundable - However, after the amendment made in Cr.P.C. in 2005, said offence is no longer compoundable - Held, notwithstanding the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354, 235-- Rape with murder - Accused young man of 27 years working as a watchman of a building - Accused committed rape on helpless child of tender age and killed her - Murder was brutal - Trial court awarded death sentence - Death sentence commuted to life imprisonment which was extended to full life of..........

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