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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 148, 149-- Summoning of additional accused - Statement of PWs not giving rise to any prima facie material which would create reasonable prospectus of conviction of petitioners or would provide material to form higher degree of satisfaction, than prima facie case required for summoning of accused persons -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 326, 379B, 324, 325, 341, 506, 148, 149-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 307, 326, 379-B, 324, 325, 341, 506, 148, 149 IPC - Allegations prima facie indicating a brutal attack on complainant resulting in multiple grievous injuries with sharp edged weapons at the hands of present accused or co-accused - Version of complainant as regards..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 6-- Third bail application - Kidnapping and rape - Earlier two bail applications of accused dismissed before examination of prosecutrix - No definite opinion about sexual assault committed on prosecutrix in her medical report - Accused is in custody for more than a year - Without expressing anything..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused of an offence of rape can be convicted on the sole testimony of prosecutrix, provided same is of sterling quality leaving no shadow of doubt over her veracity...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34-- Dowry death - Death due to 100% burn injuries - No evidence on record that sister-i, law and brother-i, law tortured the deceased for any demand of dowry - It cannot be said that brother-i, law and sister-i, law had any common intention with husband of deceased in commission of crime - It is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 342, 323, 506-- Rape of pregnant woman - Quantum of punishment - Aggravating factors : (i) prosecutrix was one month pregnant on the date of the incident; and (ii) the trauma of rape suffered by the prosecutrix - Mitigating circumstances are : (i) there were no signs of violence; (ii) the appellant did not act in..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon (Banka) - Banka recovered from accused - But same was not sent to FSL for ascertaining presence or absence of blood on it - Besides it, there is no corroboration by any independent witness of said recovery from open place after about 15-16 days..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 506-- Quashing of proceedings - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide being disturbed by family feud and pending cases relating to matrimonial dispute - FIR was lodged by father of deceased - No material available on record to show that applicants abetted commission of suicide by deceased -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 367, 376(2)(f), 302, 201-- Death sentence - Court to consider the cumulative effect of aggravating factors as well as mitigating circumstances - It is primary duty of Court to balance the two - Both aspects namely aggravating and mitigating circumstances have to be given their respective weightage - Court has to strike the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 367, 376(2)(f), 302, 201-- Death sentence - Kidnapping, rape and murder of four years old minor girl - Accused raped the deceased and brutally murdered her by causing injuries to her with the help of stones - Jail record of accused without any blemish - While in jail accused completed Bachelors Preparatory Programme and..........

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