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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 391, 395-- Dacoity - Mere association with accused persons owing to family connection - Cannot give rise to inference of meeting of minds between accused on one hand and other accused persons on the other hand to commit dacoity...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 395, 397, 376, 324, 354, 354A, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Dacoity - Appreciation of evidence - There is no evidence with regard to knowledge of accused about prior crimes allegedly committed by other persons - Even, one of the accused `M' in his confessional statement has clearly explained that accused permitted him and his associates to stay at his..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, 342, Indian Penal Code, 1860-- Penetrative sexual assault - Prosecutrix aged 8 years - It is apparent from evidence on record that accused was about to commit aggravated penetrative sexual assault upon prosecutrix but due intervention of PW3 accused could not succeed in his nefarious design - Therefore, act was about to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 137, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 120B, 377, 307, 397, 395, 302, 201, 412, Supreme Court Rules, 1966, Order 47, Rule 1- - Review - Rape case - Death sentence - General contentions against capital punishment made by petitioner, which cannot be gone into in the review petition - Each and every ground assailing course of investigation was well considered by trial Court and even in criminal appeal - Even plea of alibi..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 12, 13, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 5, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 363, 366, 376(2)(f), 377-- Entitlement of Legal Services - Rape and Murder - Amicus Curiae appointed and on same date, counsel was called upon to defend accused at stage of framing of charges - Amicus Curiae did not have sufficient time to go through even basic documents, nor advantage of any discussion or interaction with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 12, 13, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 5, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 363, 366, 376(2)(f), 377-- Entitlement of Legal Services - Rape and Murder - Amicus Curiae appointed and on same date, counsel was called upon to defend accused at stage of framing of charges - Approach adopted by Trial Court, may have expedited conduct of trial, but did not further cause of justice - Not only charges were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 313, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 12, 13, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 5, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 363, 366, 376(2)(f), 377-- Rape and Murder - - Amicus Curiae appointed and on same date, counsel was called upon to defend accused at stage of framing of charges - 13 witnesses were examined with 7 days - Examination of accused u/S.313 of Code, even before complete evidence was led by prosecution and not waiting for FSL and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Common object - Unlawful assembly - Common object of an assembly is to be ascertained from acts and language of members comprising it and from a consideration of all surrounding circumstances...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 452-- Double murder - Attempt to murder - Unlawful assembly - Accused fully armed constituted an unlawful assembly, entered the house of deceased and when latter ran out for his safety, he was chased and assaulted - Accused also assaulted on those who tried to come to rescue deceased - Number of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses fail to inspire confidence - Eye witnesses did not take injured to hospital and dead body of deceased was found in decomposed condition - If eye witnesses actually witnessed the incident, they would have taken deceased who was in injured condition to hospital..........

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