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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Common intention - In FIR it was stated that two accused A1 & A2 assaulted the informant - Rest of the co-accused cannot be saddled with common intention - Incident occurred all of a sudden without pre meditation - Difficult to conclude that other accused had common intention...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Bail - Disposal of sessions trial in which applicant is in jail has been stayed by High Court - There is definitely no likelihood of disposal of the same in near future - Held, applicant should be released on bail - Bail granted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Single blow with ballam causing skin deep injury - Not indicative of fact that assailant had common intention to commit murder or culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Conviction u/s 304 Part II read with S.34 IPC cannot be sustained...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Reduction of sentence - Occurrence took place in the year 1979 - No criminal background of appellants - Incident took place on account of land dispute - Single blow - Sentence reduced to period already undergone...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Conviction - No evidence that appellant has in any way instigated or aided or provoked her wife to commit suicide - Neighbours and relatives of complainant had not corroborated prosecution version - Allegation of cruelty and demand of dowry vague and ill-founded - PW3 stated..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306,107-- Abetment of suicide - Offence constitutes when a person abets the doing of a thing when (i) Instigated any person to do that thing; or, (ii) Engaged with one or more other person or persons in any conspiracy for the doing of that thing, if an act or illegal omission takes place in pursuance of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 133-- Rash and negligent driving - Identification of accused - Prosecution story that a truck came in a very rash and negligent manner - Hit against a scooter - Caused simple injuries to driver of scooter - Resulted in death of pillion riders - Eye-witness admitted that he identified accused in police..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Murder or culpable homicide not amounting to murder - There is no universal rule that when death occurs on account of a single blow, S.302 IPC is ruled out - The fact situation has to be considered in each case - The part of the body on which the blow was dealt, the nature of injury and type of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102-- Private defence - Plea can be considered even if accused has not taken it, but the surrounding circumstances establish that it was available...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102-- Private defence - Onus of proof is on accused - It is not as heavy as on the prosecution to prove guilt of accused - It is sufficient to prove the defence on the touchstone of preponderance of probabilities - Injuries received by accused, the imminence of threat to his safety, injuries caused by..........

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