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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Conviction - Testimony of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix appeared to be mentally deranged minor - Medical examination concluded her a mild retardation - Thereafter, Court also questioned her and on being satisfied about her fitness to comprehend, understand and respond, proceeded to record her..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Attempt to murder - Injury dangerous to life - Medical opinion - Doctor stated injury dangerous to life but in his examination-in-chief stated nothing as to on what basis he has declared injury as dangerous to life - Accused, thus, had no occasion to cross examine him on this point - It is not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Injured witnesses and eye witnesses not stated that accused with intention to cause death of injured persons have inflicted injuries - Ingredients of S.307 IPC not made out - Conviction altered from S.307 IPC to Ss.324/325 IPC...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 326, 324-- Double murder - Cross FIRs - Eye witnesses asserted that accused `A-6'and other threw chilly powder upon deceased - However, doctor who conducted post-mortem examination of the bodies of deceased, categorically stated that he did not notice any chilly powder on any part of the bodies of deceased -..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 326, 324-- Double murder - Cross FIRs - There is strong possibility of political intervention and glaring inconsistencies in the prosecution case, including registration and dispatch of the two FIRs, which give rise to likelihood of strong manipulation of the case by police - Even, version of prosecution as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Bail - Murder - Entire case of prosecution rests on circumstantial evidence - Accused in custody for 15 months - Charge sheet already filed - It is just and proper to release accused on bail - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(iv), (v), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Offence u/ss 436, 34 IPC and S.3(2)(iv), (v) of SC/ST Act - Accused convicted and sentenced under alleged offences - Co-accused already released on bail - Accused in custody for about 2 years - Appeal filed before High Court is not likely to be heard on an immediate date - Bail granted to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, 120B-- Murder of wife by husband - Common intention - A1 to A3 with common intention committed crime, which is proved by prosecution - Mere fact that evidence u/s 120-B IPC is not proved does not in any manner effect charge u/ss 302 r/w 34 IPC - Thus, conviction of A1 to A3 u/s 302 r/w 34 IPC cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, 120B-- Murder of wife by husband with help of his friends - Circumstantial evidence - Defence story set up by A1 that he gave lift to three unknown persons in car who robbed them and committed murder of his wife which is not probable, as priest of both families stated that A1 was in company of A2 and A3..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Admittedly, accused stabbed to death his concubine by using knife - There is consistency in evidence of PWs and findings recorded by surgeon - Even, post-mortem report reveals injuries on deceased - Thus, in absence of any evidence to contrary, post-mortem report..........

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