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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Non disclosing of names of accused - Love marriage - Assailants parents side and victims in-laws side - Killing of four persons including husband - Non disclosing names of accused for 6/7 days as mental condition of woman remained disturbed and unstable for 5/6 days - Thus delay in not disclosing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366-- Love marriage - Assailants parents side and victims in-laws side - Killing of four persons including husband - Trial Court awarded death sentence - High Court converted it into life imprisonment - Accused already served more than 8 years of their sentences - In the circumstances of case death..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 30, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 63, 70-- Imprisonment in default of payment of fine - It is not a sentence but is a penalty - Sentence is something which an offender must undergo unless it is set aside or remitted - Court while imposing imprisonment in default of payment of fine should keep in view the nature of offence, circumstances..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 30-- Imprisonment in default of payment of fine - Court can award imprisonment in default of payment of fine upto one-fourth term of imprisonment which Court is competent to inflict as punishment for the offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 30, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 18-- Reduction in period of imprisonment of three years in default of payment of fine of Rs.one lakh - Imprisonment reduced to six months keeping in view that accused is a very poor man, he is merely a carrier, he has to maintain his family, it was his first offence and because of his poverty, he could..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Summoning of senior officials - Delay of 25 days in filing appeal against acquittal - Delay due to shortage of staff - Summoning of Chief Secretary and Law Secretary to have dialogue with regard to shortage of staff - Summoning order set aside - Senior Officials are extremely busy persons and they..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Two FIR's - When there are rival versions in respect of the same incident, they would normally take the shape of two different FIRs and investigation can be carried on under both by the same investigating agency...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8), 173(2), 156-- Further investigation - Investigating agency is not precluded from further investigation in respect of an offence in spite of forwarding a report u/s 173(2) on a previous occasion...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325-- Compounding of offence - Conviction u/s 325 IPC - Conviction upheld by High Court - During pendency of appeal in Supreme Court parties compounded the offence - Supreme Court allowed compounding of offence - Conviction and sentence set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Addition of - Can only be on the basis of evidence adduced before Court and not on the basis of material available in the charge-sheet or case diary because such materials contained in the charge sheet or the case diary do not constitute evidence...........

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