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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Complainant not witnessed the occurrence - He believed whatever eye witness PW2 informed him - However, conduct and statements of PW2/eye witness do not inspire confidence - PW3 another eye witness, wife of deceased though stated to be in shock and not in consciousness for about a month -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Official, Official Secrets Act, 1923, Section 3(1)(c), 5(1)(c), 5(1), 5(4), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 3(1)(c), 5(1)(c), 5(1), 5(4) of Official Secrets Act and S.120-B IPC - All co-accused discharged and trial is pending only against petitioner - Role of petitioner is no different than co-accused, in as much as it is extricable with co-accused - More so, in..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 412-- Robbery - Dishonestly receiving stolen property - Stolen cash was recovered from accused soon after robbery - No explanation was given for the same - Failure on the part of accused to account for currency notes which bear signatures of bank personnel and were shortly recovered after robbery..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 448-- Cancellation of bail - Cheating - Property dispute - Dispute between parties is of civil in nature, as civil proceeding pending in Civil Court - Accused are in possession of property in dispute and they got injunction order by competent Court in their favour - Moreover, bail is granted by..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(m), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(i)-- Sexual assault - Prosecutrix, her mother and grandmother won over by accused, as they resiled from their statements - However, scientific and medical evidence supported prosecution case - It is revealed that human semen was found on shirt and slacks of prosecutrix - In DNA profiling report, human..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 313, 420, 452, 504, 506-- Discharge - Rape case - Prosecutrix willingly consented to having sexual intercourse with accused with whom she was deeply in love, not because he promised to marry her but because she also desired it - It cannot be therefore, hunt prudent mind that she has consented in consequence of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(m), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(i)-- Sexual assault - Merely because accused not absconding after the incident, it gives no presumption in his favour that he is innocent, particularly when crime is proved against him - Accused rightly convicted...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364-- Murder of son by father - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of child/deceased by throwing him into canal, as he suspecting chastity of his wife and was under the impression that two sons including the deceased were born out of extra-marital relationship of her wife with someone -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(5)-- Rape of 4 years old girl - Testimony of PWs - PW1 stated that accused arrived at spot and took victim on bicycle to pulse field of village - Villagers told PW1 about rape being committed by accused upon his daughter and fact that accused fled away from scene leaving behind victim in pool of blood..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401, 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 447, 147-- Conversion of revision petition into appeal - Leave to appeal - Offence u/ss 323, 447, 147 IPC - Conversion of revision petition into appeal is legally permissible - However, in appropriate cases, that too at very threshold and not at a belated stage - Application to convert revision petition into..........

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