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JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 287-- Negligence - Death due to electrocution - Deceased an unskilled labour deployed for cleaning purposes received injuries by electric current - Accused being I, charge of shift was required to oversee deployment of skilled labour apart from fact that safety measures were not in place to avoid any..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 451, 323, 325, 34-- Revision against conviction - Offence u/ss 451, 323, 325, 34 IPC - No medical evidence on record to support injuries caused to PWs/injured in such incident - Even, PWs/injured witnesses were not medical examined - Story of giving beatings to PWs with stick by prosecution though introduced by..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 323, 341, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 324, 323, 341, 34 IPC - Compromise arrived at between parties in presence of respectable people of village - Alleged offences are not heinous offences showing extreme depravity nor they are against society - They are offences of personal nature and burying them will..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 303, 304-- Murder of wife by husband - Accused convicted without legal assistance - Legal assistance is not mere empty formality - It is mandatory for State and Trial Court to provide legal assistance to accused - Learned Judge failed to perform his legal duty mandated u/s 304 Cr.P.C. - Even statement of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred in spur of moment without any premeditation - Entire incident occurred within family in fit of rage - Deceased died due to single shot of accused - Row erupted suddenly between women of family in which accused got involved - Accused not a criminal and he acted..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2), 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 161-- Illegal gratification - Demand and acceptance of Rs.800 from complainant - Vital ingredients i.e demand, acceptance and recovery are proved from the evidence of PW1 and PW2, which is in conformity with each other and getting due corroboration from contemporaneous panchnama and evidence of other..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2), 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 161-- Illegal gratification - Reduction of sentence - Trap was laid for about 24 years back - During interregnum period accused have suffered a lot by way of facing departmental proceedings and have superannuated by now - Sentence of accused reduced from 2 years R.I to 1 year R.I...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Bail - Murder - Accused and deceased first cousins - There was no enmity between both of them or their family - Investigation conducted by police reveals that they had consumed liquor - Prima facie case of prosecution is that deceased molested wife of accused and on this accused administered..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Identity of accused not established, as PW1 and PW2 cannot say that it was accused who was driving vehicle in rash and negligent manner - Evidence on record shows that accused was not driving vehicle on wrong side in rash and negligent manner - Accident occurred due to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Offence u/s 304(Part I)PC - Dying declaration - Solitary evidence against accused - All eye witnesses to incident turned hostile - Only evidence against accused is dying deceleration of deceased - Deceased was fully conscious and in a position to understand situation at the time of recording dying..........

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