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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - In the instant case, accused and deceased were madly in love and wanted to marry but their parents opposed - Both decided to commit suicide and consumed copper sulphate - However, accused survived - Deceased left a suicide note stating we and no one else is responsible for our death -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- Robbery - Version of injured was not supported by testimony of PWs - Neither robbery nor attempted robbery established on record - Essential ingredients to constitute offence u/s 394 IPC not fulfilled - Conviction of accused not justified - Accused acquitted...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 473, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Delay of 17 days in filing charge sheet - High Court by exercise its power u/s 482, Cr.P.C., condoned the same in the interests of justice in view of the fact that two lives have been lost and it will be a travesty of justice if accused is allowed to go scot-free on the ground of limitation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder Circumstantial evidence - Circumstantial evidence of the following character needs to be fully established:- (i) Circumstances should be fully proved; (ii) Circumstances should be conclusive in nature; (iii) All the facts established should be consistent only with the hypothesis of guilt;..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 326-- Nature of offence - Injury sustained by injured is not which is likely to cause death as per injury report - Ingredients of S.326 IPC not present - Thus, simple hurt is caused to injured as such offence u/s 323 IPC is made out against accused...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401, 239, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 353, 354-- Revision - Order of discharge - Offence u/ss 353, 354 IPC - Victim/informant is aggrieved by impugned order of discharge of accused - Justice must appear to have been done - Victim should not be deprived of due hearing or her say - Impugned order of discharge set aside with direction to rehear the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape of three years old girl - Plea of alibi - Plea of alibi not taken by accused in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Moreover, accused was on leave from his work on the date of incident, thus plea of alibi that he was on his work place at the relevant date, negated - Convincing..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Hostile witness - Close relatives of deceased not supported prosecution case in entirety and they were declared hostile - However, no family member have attended funeral of deceased - Conduct of witnesses is unusual, as they have tried to save accused by deposing..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused after killing deceased tried to destroy evidence by burning body - All accused were in the house at the time of incident but they have not explained the circumstances which led to death of deceased - Though there was no eye witnesses to the incident,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 323, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 10-- Kidnapping and sexual assault on 5 years old girl - PWs proved that accused kidnapped the victim out of lawful custody of her parents without their consent - No explanation has come on record by accused in this regard - Testimony of brother of victim/PW4 who was with her at the time of incident is..........

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