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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Assault made in the dead of night after some pre meditation and pre planning - Conviction u/s 307 IPC instead u/s 326 IPC is justified - Sentence of 10 years with fine and those for different terms on other counts justified - No case for mercy...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Culpable homicide - Proof of - Accused alleged to have erected barbed wire fencing around his land and two ladies died due to electrocution - Wire does not withstand 440 Volts of electrical power - It could not be used to connect barbed wire with nearby electric pole, as same would have burnt..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention to cause death can be gathered generally from a combination of a few or several of the following, among other, circumstances : (i) nature of the weapon used; (ii) whether the weapon was carried by the accused or was picked up from the spot; (iii) whether the blow is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Offence u/s 354 IPC - Compounding of - Power of court - When alleged incident had taken place and when impugned judgment was passed, offence u/s 354 IPC was compoundable - However, after the amendment made in Cr.P.C. in 2005, said offence is no longer compoundable - Held, notwithstanding the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Accused not professional killers - Even when deceased was a politician there was no political angle of his killing - There was nothing particularly brutal, grotesque, diabolical, revolting or dastardly in the manner of its execution so as to arouse..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164, 354-- Murder case based on circumstantial evidence - Accused lured young girls to his house, strangulate them, commit sex with body, cut off their body into parts and eat them after cooking - Skeletons and body parts recovered on the basis of disclosure statement - Accused made confessional statement..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178-- Complaint on allegations of cruelty - Territorial jurisdiction - Complainant alleged that couple was residing at Asansol when she was tortured by her in-law as apart from her husband - Held, complaint must be taken on its face value to find out whether Court has jurisdiction to entertain said..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Deceased living in a red light area and was a sex worker - Accused kicked her with fists and legs as a result whereof deceased fell down - Accused then caught her by her hair and banged her head against the floor and the wall several times resulting in her death - Occurrence witnessed by eye..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8), 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 463, 464, 465, 468, 471, 120B-- Offence u/ss 420, 463, 464, 465, 468, 471, 120-B IPC - Police filed negative report - Magistrate allowed reinvestigation on an application filed u/s 173(8) Cr.P.C. - Serious matter involved of allotment of 12986 sq. ft. land for only Rs.200/- - Held, Magistrate has rightly issued direction to..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - No eye witness to alleged killing of deceased - Prosecution version that deceased suffered injuries by means other than fire arms secured corroboration from post mortem report - Confessional statement of accused recorded in English and accused put his left thump impression - Magistrate,..........

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