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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304- - Offence u/s 304 Part-I IPC - Reduction of sentence - Aggravating and mitigating circumstances - As per evidence on record incident was sparked by indecent behaviour of accused - However, accused is of young age and did not act in cruel or unusual manner as there was only one solitary gunshot..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 147, 148, 149, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Offence u/ss 325, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Interested/relative witnesses - Evidence of PWs are consistent with respect to manner of occurrence, part played by accused and place of occurrence, which was duly corroborated by medical evidence - Severe injuries sustained by informant on his nose..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 408, 468, 471, 477A, 120B-- Cheating - Misappropriation of company funds - Claiming parity with co-accused against whom proceedings were quashed - Complicity of accused in the crime is substantially graver than that of his sister/co-accused - Accused was a senior officer of complainant company and was entrusted with duty of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181(a), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 408, 468, 471, 477A, 120B-- Territorial jurisdiction - Cheating - Misappropriation of company funds - Accused was required to account for alleged misappropriated properties at the head office of complainant company in Kolkata - Invocation of powers of Magistrate either u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. or taking cognizance on police report..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Child witness - Abduction and murder - PW3 daughter of deceased, aged about 9 years old deposed that villagers stated that A1 and A2 committed murder of deceased - Mind of PW3 is already coloured from information she received from others which is also strengthened by fact that she was accompanied..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376D, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Gang rape - Delayed FIR - Prosecutrix claims that she has disclosed incident to her sister after 1 month from incident - However, FIR registered after delay of 3 months 9 days - No explanation given for waiting for another 2 months to approach police - This unusual and improbable conduct of..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Abduction and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Entire case of prosecution starting from registration of FIR, confession leading to arrest, recovery among other things appears to be not correct and acceptable - Various doubts also improbabilities which are inherent, apart from infirmities found..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376D-- Gang rape - Sole testimony of prosecutrix - No evidence on record that prosecutrix was less than 18 years of age on date of incident - Prosecutrix did not allow her internal examination - She never resisted accused nor refused to sit on bike of accused - She did not raise any alarm nor attempted..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 506, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Bail - Murder - Petitioner though named in FIR but no role attributed to him - Co-accused already granted bail - Role attributed to petitioner is akin to that of co-accused and thus, treating the petitioner on same parity, he be released on bail - Bail granted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Nothing on record to establish connection of offending jeep and its driver with fateful incident - PW4, owner of offending jeep nowhere admitted that accident occurred by his jeep or at time of accident accused was driving the same - No evidence on record to prove..........

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