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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Evidence on record shows that accused was having intention or at least knowledge that his act of inflicting knife blow in the abdomen of injured may cause his death - Accused used a sharp edged weapon like knife which he was already carrying with him - Blow was aimed at a vital..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360-- Attempt to murder - Benefit of probation - Accused inflicted knife blow in the abdomen of injured after taking undue advantage of position of injured - A brutal attack perpetuated by accused calls for both a deterrent and a retributive punishment - Sentence of four years cannot be said too severe..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Nature of offence - Accused shot arrow which hit victim's left hand - Injuries were simple and not on vital part of body - Conviction and sentence altered from S.307 IPC to S.324 IPC and sentenced to period already undergone...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Pistol shots - Found on non vital part of body and injuries simple in nature - Offence u/s 324 IPC made out - Conviction altered from S.307 IPC to S.324 IPC...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 506-- Double murder - Death caused due to injuries inflicted - PW5, injured eye witness spoke very vividly about the injuries inflicted on her as well as deceased (D1 & D2) - Accused persons were identified at the place of occurrence as deceased had torch light and there was also a light available at..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 506-- Double murder - Death sentence - Accused was also convicted earlier u/s 304(i) IPC - Though accused killed two women in brutal and gruesome manner but there is also a mitigating circumstance in favour of accused that motive was due to land dispute and occurrence was proceeded by a quarrel - It is..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Attempt to murder - Compromise - Offence u/s 307 IPC is not compoundable - However, taking into consideration the totality of the entire facts and circumstances of the case, sentence reduced to already undergone...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Attempt to murder - Property dispute - Allegations against wives of accused - Appellants were merely by-standers - No specific role assigned to appellants while specific role was assigned to two co-accused - Medical evidence also does not corroborate the subsequent allegations made by victim..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 34-- Cruelty - Attempt to murder - Victim stated that beatings were given all over her body by accused - However, injuries as per MLC are not substantiated by statement of victim - MLC shows that injuries were possible by fall from staircase - Victim is unreliable witness as she was not in a fit state..........

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