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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Grant of pardon to convicts by Governor - Seven accused convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment by trial court - Governor granted pardon to three of the accused pending appeal by pronouncing their innocence - Order of Governor set aside - Held, to decide the innocence or otherwise of an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Grant of pardon to convicts by Governor - Judicial review - Grounds are : (a) that he order has been passed without application of mind; (b) that the order is mala fide; (c) that the order has been passed on extraneous or wholly irrelevant considerations; (d) that relevant materials have been kept..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 467, 468, 471-- Forged agreement to sell - Civil Court in suit for specific performance holding this document genuine - Appeal against decree pending - Mere pendency of appeal does not have the effect of suspending the operation of the decree of trial Court - Order taking cognizance quashed - Complainant is at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Nature of offence - Appellant sat on the chest of deceased and held his head and repeatedly hit it against the ground and also hit his head with stone - No external injury - Injuries were caused not with a stone but it was the concussion and the rough handling by the appellant that led to the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 396-- Dacoity and Murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Five members of a family (including two minor children and the driver) ruthlessly killed by use of a knife, an axe and an iron rod and with help of four others - Crime was obviously committed after pre-meditation with absolutely no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 396-- Dacoity and Murder - Turban and T-shirt of appellant seized and sent for examination, had presence of human blood - Axe and iron rod, recovered pursuant to statement of appellant, had also blood-stains - Evidence shows that appellant demanded money from deceased - Held, clear and definite..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death due to electrocution - Proof - As per PW5 while the acquitted accused was near the transformer, the appellant herein, came and asked to switch off the line as the deceased had got shock on the pole - He has not been declared hostile by the prosecution - From his evidence, it seems that the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102-- Private defence - Of person and property - Not available to the aggressor party using guns...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Accused caused death of his 25 days old infant daughter by strangulating her - Injuries on the body of child were centered at the mouth area and area around the neck and stomach contained 10 cc of creamish mucoid material suggesting manual strangulation and not the result of fall - Plea of accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Vicarious liability - Even the presence in the unlawful assembly, but with an active mind, to achieve the common object makes such a person vicariously liable for the acts of the unlawful assembly...........

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