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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Prosecution case that occurrence was witnessed by three eye witnesses - No explanation furnished as to why all the three of them jointly could not resist the accused in attacking the deceased - Conviction set aside...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366,376-- Abduction and rape - Proof of - Victim was a consenting party to entire fact of roaming - Medical report does not support charge of rape - Allegation that her ornaments were sold by appellant is not substantiated by any evidence at all - No recovery has been made from possession of appellant nor..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354, 235-- Rape with murder - Accused young man of 27 years working as a watchman of a building - Accused committed rape on helpless child of tender age and killed her - Murder was brutal - Trial court awarded death sentence - Death sentence commuted to life imprisonment which was extended to full life of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 309-- Murder and attempt to commit suicide - Accused and her two daughters found in well - Two daughters died of poisoning - No evidence on record indicating and suggesting that accused administered poisonous substance/insecticide to her two minor daughters - No evidence that witnesses had seen accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304I, 302-- Alteration of conviction - Murder case - Accused gave injuries from blunt side of Gandasi - Held, if the accused had intention to kill, there was nothing to stop him from using the Gandasi from its true side as that would have made it a much more effective weapon - Conviction u/s 302 IPC altered..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Probation - Accused convicted and sentenced to one year RI u/s 304-A IPC - Accused not a hardcore criminal - Sending him to jail in the company of criminals not desirable - One opportunity to reform by releasing on probation ordinarily should be granted - Held, petitioner be released on probation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Deceased burnt to death while sleeping - Intention was not to kill but to teach a lesson to the Missionary about his religious activities, namely converting poor tribals to Christianity - High Court rightly converted death sentence into life imprisonment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence of relation witnesses - Murder allegedly took place at night at 1.30 a.m. in the house of deceased - Occurrence witnessed by wife of deceased - Held, wife of deceased was natural witness who could be present at midnight in the house - No other witness can be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder committed at midnight in the house of deceased - Wife of deceased the only eye witness to the alleged occurrence - There was long lasting bitterness between the accused and the family of the deceased - Wife clearly stated that she witnessed the occurrence from a very short distance - Held,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308, 324-- Complainant allegedly suffered lacerated wound on right side of his forehead, suffered dislocation of his shoulders apart from blunt injuries which were grievous in nature - Weapon of offence used cricket wicket which could have caused death - Evidence of past history of enmity between parties -..........

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