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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention - Accused assaulted complainant aiming blow on head from blunt side of gupti - Complainant escaped blow on head - Blow landed on the shoulder of the complainant - Blow if given on head could have caused death - Held, merely because blow was from blunt side and caused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Five accused charged u/s 302 IPC and S.27 Arms Act without the aid of either S.149 or S.34 IPC - Two prosecution witnesses did not attribute any overt act at all against appellant but simply named him among the accused - Appellant cannot be held guilty of committing murder without imputing to him..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention coupled with some other act is sufficient to attract the provision of S.307 IPC - Nature of injury whether simple or grievous hardly matters to invoke the provision of S.307 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Unsoundness of mind at the time of commission of offence - Accused who seeks exoneration from liability of an act u/s 84 IPC is to prove legal insanity and not medical insanity...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Unsoundness of mind at the time of commission of offence - Every person who is suffering from mental disease is not ipso facto exempted from criminal liability - The mere fact that the accused is conceited, odd, irascible and his brain is not quite all right, or that the physical and mental..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Unsoundness of mind - Burden of proof - Burden to prove is on accused - However, accused is not required to prove the same beyond all reasonable doubt but merely satisfy the preponderance of probabilities - Onus has to be discharged by producing evidence as to the conduct prior to the offence,..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death by burn injuries - Burn injuries received by deceased may be accidental, suicidal or homicidal - It is essential for prosecution to establish homicidal death by bringing positive evidence on record - Findings of guilt based on assumption or presumption - Held, such findings not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Unsoundness of mind - Provision of S.84 of IPC will not come to the rescue of accused in case it is found that accused knew that what he was doing was wrong or that it was contrary to law - To ascertain this it is imperative to take into consideration the circumstances and the behaviour preceding,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Accused murdered the deceased, his wife and son by giving blows from the blunt side of kulhari on their heads - No eye witness to the alleged occurrence - Accused made extra judicial confession before his close associates which was found reliable - Voter identity card of accused found near the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 341, 307-- Petitioners felt offended when objected for cutting trees and caused grievous injuries to his father and sister - In the opinion of doctor injuries were dangerous to life - Held, petitioner not entitled to bail...........

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