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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53, 302-- Death sentence - Socio economic factors must be taken into consideration while awarding sentence particularly ground realities relating to access to justice and remedies to justice that are not easily available to poor and needy...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53, 302-- Death sentence - Murder case - Merely because case is one of circumstantial evidence, that by itself is not enough to convert a sentence of death into a sentence of life imprisonment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53, 302-- Death sentence - Murder of six members of one family - No material on record that gravity of crime caused revulsion in society or that it had materially disturbed normal life in society - No meaningful discussion on why, if at all, accused could not be reformed or rehabilitated - Since there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 377, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape and murder of 3 year old girl - Death sentence - Based on circumstantial evidence - Ordinarily, it would not be advisable to award capital punishment in a case of circumstantial evidence - But there is no hard and fast rule that death sentence should not be awarded in a case of circumstantial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 53A, 54, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 377, 302-- DNA profiling - Offence u/ss 376(2)(f), 377, 302 IPC - Where DNA profiling has not been done or it is held back from the trial Court, an adverse consequence would follow for the prosecution...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 377, 302-- Rape and murder of 3 year old girl - Death sentence - Sentence of death should be awarded only in the rarest of rare cases, only if an alternative option is unquestionably foreclosed and only after full consideration of all factors keeping in mind that a sentence of death is irrevocable and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 377, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114(g)-- Rape and murder of 3 year old girl - Reduction of sentence - Court did not take into consideration the probability of reformation, rehabilitation and social re-integration of accused into society - Even, no material or evidence was placed before the Courts to arrive at any conclusion in this..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 228A, 376, 376A, 376AB, 376B, 376C, 376D, 376E, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 33, 37-- Disclosure of identity of victim - Rape victim or victims of sexual abuse - Death of victim or victim of unsound mind - Identity of said victim should not be disclosed even under authorization of next of kin, unless circumstances justifying disclosure of her identity exist, which shall be decided..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 228A, 376, 376A, 376AB, 376B, 376C, 376D, 376E, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 33, 37-- Disclosure of identity of victim - Rape victim or victims of sexual abuse - FIR relating to offences u/ss 376, 376-A, 376-AB, 376-B, 376-C, 376-D, 376-DA, 376-DB or 376-E IPC and offences under POCSO shall not be put in public domain...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 228A-- Appeal filed by rape victim or victims of sexual abuse - Identity of victim - It is not necessary for victim to disclose his/her identity and appeal shall be dealt with in the manner laid down by law...........

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