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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408, Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7-- Anticipatory bail - Custody of accused required for recording his confessional statement in terms of what co-accused already stated in the statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Purpose of custodial interrogation is not just for the purpose of confession - Merely because accused did not confess, it cannot be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Testimony of eye witness - Presence of eye witness on the spot is doubted by defence - Minor discrepancy as to disclosure of time of start of journey of deceased as well as eye witness, would not put dent into prosecution case, when testimony of eye..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Identification of accused - Complainant identified accused in Court - No reason, motive or any enmity, whatsoever, has been put forth by accused that he has been falsely implicated in the case - Even owner of vehicle not taken any plea that his vehicle..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 457, 511, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Rape - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Trial Court appreciated evidence in just and proper manner while arriving at a finding that prosecution failed to bring home charges against accused - No interference warranted in it - Leave to appeal dismissed - Accused rightly acquitted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 336, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Petitioner already undergone imprisonment for 3 months and 1 day as against sentence of 2 years - He is first time offender and is facing agony of criminal proceedings since 2009 - There is no other case pending against him - Taking into account..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 328, 323, 506-- Discharge - Rape - Prosecutrix in her statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. specifically narrated about first incident which was without her consent - Promise to marry was stated to be made at a much later stage - Even otherwise, trial Court was only required to consider whether prima facie case for framing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 70, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 366-- Arrest warrants - Rape case - Case was thoroughly investigated by police and a detailed negative final report was filed by police - Trial Court was not justified in issuing warrants of arrest against petitioners while taking cognizance against them - Order issuing warrant of arrest quashed and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Theft - Adverse inference - Allegation that accused stole the bond paper on which settlement among three parties including accused was recorded - It is not believable that accused after snatching bond will again come back on the same day and no action is taken against accused - Adverse inference..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 201-- Stealing of bond - Signing of bond is not sufficiently proved, thus question of snatching away by accused does not arise - I.O should have enquired with opponent of accused who were said to be present on date of production of alleged agreement bond - Delay of 2 days in filing of complaint after..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased was the real uncle of accused - There was no family dispute between them regarding land - Accused was living in adjoining village of deceased and also attended religious ceremonies after death of deceased - Even no suspicion was raised in FIR - Accused..........

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