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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 457-- Sexual assault - Reduction of sentence - Accused spent 5 years and 2 months in jail and he is aged 31 years now - Victim is also in living relationship with another man - Accused belongs to rural family, his social and economic status is very poor - Sentence of accused thus, reduced from 10 years..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Murder - Death sentence - High Court while affirming conviction and sentence as awarded by trial Court, not dealt with issue as to whether conviction recorded by trial Court was justified or not - High Court was sitting as a Court of first appeal, therefore required to revisit entire evidence and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Kidnapping and murder - Death sentence - Accused was 22 years old at the time of commission of crime - He spent 18 years in jail and his conduct is good - Accused tried to join the society and also completed his graduation from jail - More so, from the poems written by accused in jail, it appears..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Reduction of sentence by High Court - Justifiability - Merely because incident happened in the spur of moment is not a factor in awarding just a symbolic punishment, as it is the basic reason for accused having been convicted u/s 304(Part II) IPC though he was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Reduction of sentence by High Court - Justifiability - Accused killed his own father - Trial Court while awarding punishment of 3 years R.I itself been leaning towards leniency, in view of fact that accused was 26 years of age at the time of incident - High Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder - PWs consistently and cogently deposed about seeing victim last with accused and about accused running away from the spot immediately after the incident - No explanation much less any plausible explanation is forthcoming from accused as to when he parted with company of victim -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder - Death sentence - Accused had no criminal history and he was a B.Sc. student at the time of incident - Aggravating circumstance is that accused took advantage of his position in victim's family for committing offences of rape and murder, in as much as family of victim had trusted..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Stabbing a person with knife near his vital organs - In most circumstances it will lead to death of victim - Offence squarely falls u/s 307 IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused poured kerosene oil upon his wife and ignited fire, which clearly shows that burn injuries caused with vile intention to kill her - Merely because there was a fight between husband and wife in connection with deceased/wife talking on mobile is not convincing for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - S.307 IPC is attracted, if a person causes hurt with intention or knowledge that he may cause death...........

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