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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Accused attacked his teacher on trivial issue of low attendance - Medical report indicates that large number of stab wounds were found on chest region of complainant, which clearly indicates that intention of accused was to kill complainant - Assault was murderous in nature,..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was only 22 years of age at time of incident - It was not pre-planned case of attempt to murder - Accused in fit of anger caused injuries to complainant - He has already spent more than 5 years behind bar and was out of jail on bail for more than..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, 30-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused are 65-66 years of age and are not previous convicts - Nor they committed any offence after the present offence - Sentence of 7 years R.I u/ss 307, 34 IPC, thus reduced to 3 years R.I, with fine of Rs.2000 each, in default of which they will..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - It is not necessary that injury capable of causing death should have been inflicted to come in the purview of S.307 IPC - It is the intention or knowledge of offender with which the act is committed, irrespective of result, which will attract the provision of S.307 IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, 30-- Attempt to murder - Gunshot injury - Complainant fired at twice by both the accused in furtherance of their common intention - Two out of four injuries caused leave no doubt that intention of accused was to murder complainant - Motive of crime as per FIR not refuted by accused - Accused guilty of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 307, 325, 147, 148, 149, 506-- Offence u/ss 323, 307, 325, 147, 148, 149, 506 IPC - Injured sustained 10 injuries in the incident - However, all the injuries are simple in nature - Both the eye witnesses not reliable as both were highly interested and partisan witnesses and against whom criminal case already registered -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence was of the year 1989 - Accused is now aged 50 years and is sole breadwinner of family - Undergoing 7 years R.I at this distant point of time would be too harsh - Sentence reduced from 7 years to 3 years...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Attempt to murder - TIP held after 6 months of occurrence - Delay in conducting TIP not explained by prosecution - No reliance placed upon evidence of TIP - However, PW1 being an injured witness, clearly identified the accused - Evidence of PW1 and other evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Accused caused injuries to PW1 with knife several times with intention to commit murder - Assault was not sudden but planned and premeditated, as accused attacked due to enmity - Weapon used and signs of injuries and manner of attack clearly bring home the intention of accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 147, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 323, 147 - Benefit of probation - Incident occurred in 1994 - Injured received 24 injuries but injuries were not life threatening and accused was rightly acquitted by trial Court u/s 307 IPC - Accused remained in custody for some time - It will be unjust to send accused back to..........

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