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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion between motorcycle and cycle - Two independent witnesses of occurrence not supported the prosecution case - Evidence on record shows that accused plying his motorcycle on correct side of road - Accused was not driving negligently on the relevant date - On the..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Double murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Two tender age children were brutally killed by accused - Dead body of children recovered at the instance of accused - Three witnesses to extra-judicial confession unequivocally and unflinchingly stated that accused made..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- Compromise in an offence u/s 394 IPC - Offence not compoundable within scope of S.320 Cr.P.C. - However, Court in view of compromise arrived at between parties can reduce the sentence imposed while maintaining conviction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Common intention - Two bombs were hurled towards PW1, from which it can safely be inferred that intention was to cause death - Words uttered by A-4, that PW1, ought to be killed, also lend further credence to this view - Motive of crime also proved - Though nature of injuries..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 120B-- Rape of 10 years old minor girl - Criminal conspiracy - Reduction of sentence - Accused a lady, was 19 years old at the time of incident - She remained in custody for more than 1 year - There is no previous enmity between parties - Ends of justice would be met if offence of accused is reduced to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive has not been proved beyond reasonable doubt - Only witness competent to speak of motive has been declared hostile - Witness of last seen never actually seeing accused and deceased together - Mere recovery of body of deceased not pin pointing involvement of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 365, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - No eye witness of occurrence found - As per statement of witnesses, it transpires that deceased was last seen alive in company of accused and thereafter, deceased neither returned nor seen anywhere - Police recorded statement of witnesses..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Common intention - Reduction of sentence - Crime in question is heinous in nature - Contention of A-4 that he is on bail since 2006 and that there is no point in sending him back for incarceration for a period of one year and a little over, rejected - Conviction upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Mere two accused may have absconded immediately and fact that false information may have been given about whereabouts of deceased are not enough to complete chain of circumstances - Acquittal upheld...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 365, 201-- Murder and abduction - Circumstantial evidence - Accused in his disclosure statement spotted place of occurrence, clothes worn by deceased, jaw of human being with five pieces of bones and skull of human being, which were seized by I.O. and were sent to FSL for examination and FSL certified that..........

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