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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 148-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Delay of 55 days in conducting TIP - Murder case - Prosecution did not take any effort to arrest or interrogate accused for 6 weeks despite their involvement was brought to light - No reasonable explanation given for inordinate delay of 55 days in conducting TIP..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(33), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Heinous offence - Attempt to murder - Minimum punishment is not prescribed u/s 307 IPC, but punishment may extend to 10 years and fine - Thus, due to benchmark of minimum punishment of 7 years or more, S.307 IPC cannot fall within ambit of heinous offences...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 148-- Murder - Incompatibility between post mortem report and FSL report - Post-mortem report describes that there were only two wounds in the body of deceased, one being entry and other exit wound - Allegedly a bullet was still recovered from ashes of deceased - FSL report shows that bullet was charred..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(33), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Transfer of case to Children's Court - Attempt to murder - Petitioners though are between age group of 16 to 18 years, they have not committed heinous offences, as S.307 IPC cannot fall within ambit of heinous offences - Case of petitioners, thus, not covered u/s 15 of the JJ Act - No order..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 148-- Murder - Defective investigation - Place of occurrence not ascertained - Prosecution failed to examine one person which was also injured in the same incident - No independent witness adduced by prosecution - Though charges u/s 307 IPC is framed but prosecution failed to substantiate the same by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Attempt to murder - Non-conducting of Test Identification Parade (TIP) - PW7 suffered a fire arm injury at the hands of accused - He has given detailed sequence of events - Complainant also deposed on similar lines as PW7 - It was complainant who chased and apprehended accused after shooting took..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27, 54, 59-- Summoning of additional accused - Land dispute - Complainant and his injured brother stated in FIR and in Court that both petitioners were present on the spot - Even, fire arm injury attributed to petitioner corroborated by medical evidence - Neither petitioners produce on record report u/s 173..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Acid attack - Marriage offer of A-1 declined by victim, as a result thereof A-2 threw acid on victim in presence of A-1 - Victim clearly implicated both accused who were known to her from before - Motive of crime established from evidence of victim - No reason found for Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Acid attack - Reduction of sentence - Sentence of life imprisonment imposed upon accused - Accused submitted that sentence of life imprisonment is excessive - However, having regard to nature of attack, corrosive substance used and permanent disfiguration caused and imminent..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 506(2), 450-- Triple murder case - Death sentence - High Court while confirming death sentence failed to look at aggravating and mitigating circumstances of criminal - No evidence as to uncommon nature of offence or improbability of reformation or rehabilitation of accused - Fact that accused had no previous..........

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