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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - An act though sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death, would not always constitute an offence under this section, if the necessary intention or knowledge on the part of accused is lacking...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304A-- Murder - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - No evidence of motive or previous enmity - No pre-meditation on part of appellant - It was case of sudden fight and there was only one hit - No evidence at all as to whether appellant intended to hit on head only or elsewhere on body - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Case of no injury - Previous enmity and political groupism between parties is well established on record - Accused fired shots aiming towards complainant, but shots did not hit any person travelling in jeep - Two important witnesses travelling in jeep are not examined by..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix forcibly raped in school - Act again repeated by accused in the house of prosecutrix during night when other family members were present in the adjoining rooms - Not a normal behaviour on the part either of the prosecutrix, her parents or grandparents who were living in the same..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)- - Rape - Punishment - Reduction of sentence - Long pendency of criminal trial or offer of the rapist to marry the victim or the victim is married and settled in life - Cannot be construed as special factors for reducing the sentence prescribed by the statute...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)- - Rape - Punishment - Compromise - Reduction of sentence - Compromise entered into between the parties cannot be construed as a leading factor based on which lesser punishment can be awarded...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Anticipatory bail - Misappropriation of dowry articles - Cruelty - Anticipatory bail cannot be refused merely on the ground that some of dowry articles were not recovered - Proceedings u/ss 406 & 498-A IPC are not meant for recovery of dowry articles - Complainant if so chooses can move Civil..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25-- Murder - Accused pleaded that pellets were not found by doctor in chest of deceased during post-mortem - Medico legal evidence shows that bullet pierced across the chest and oval shape of wound was found - Specific allegations of firing gun shot corroborated with medical evidence - Minor..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 100-- Murder - Right of private defence - Pelting of stones from both sides but it was accused who first started pelting stones at complainant party - Complainant party was not having any fire-arm and none of witness have said so - Held, accused party was aggressor and thus plea of accused that he fired..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 153A-- Criminal proceedings - Quashing of - Perusal of article published does not make out a case that intention is to cause disorder or incite people to violence which is sine qua non of offence u/s 153-A IPC - Prosecution has to prove existence of mens rea in order to succeed - Specifically mens rea or..........

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