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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Death by rash and negligent driving - Identity of driver of offending vehicle - PWs stated that they had no opportunity to see the driver at the time of actual driving by driver of said vehicle - Owner of vehicle not examined - No materials collected by I.O from owner of vehicle to show that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prisons Act, 1894, Section 30(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 73-- Death sentence - Custodial segregation - Held, permissible only when death sentence becomes finally executable on rejection of mercy petition - Jail authorities directed to make proper implementation of S.30(2) - However, custodial segregation of death convict during interregnum not supervening..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 136, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death sentence - SLP against - Procedure to be adopted - Held, when petitioner/accused preferred special leave to appeal against decision of High Court confirming death sentence, Supreme Court can dismiss special leave petition in limine - However, it is desirable to examine materials on record to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53, 302, Prisons Act, 1894, Section 59, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(5)-- Death-row prisoners - Held, final meeting with family and friends to be allowed before execution - Performance of post mortem after execution made obligatory...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 413, 419, 420, 467, 468, Uttar Pradesh Gangsters and Anti Social Activities (Prevention) Act, 1986, Section 3(1)-- Stolen property - Recovered from the possession of accused person - Accused was sitting in the stolen vehicle on adjoining seat of driver - Vehicle was recovered from the possession of co-accused who died during trial - Nothing on record to show that accused was aware of the fact that vehicle was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Anticipatory bail - Premature petition - No approval for arrest of petitioner granted till date - In case Investigating officer gets necessary approval to arrest petitioner and finds it necessary to arrest for carrying out investigation he would give seven workings days notice to petitioner before..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Sentence - Evidence on record shows that accused had planned to rape victim one day ahead - Deposition of witnesses would show that there is corroboration in their statements - No reason to doubt veracity of statements made by witnesses - Defence failed to demolish depositions made by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal breach of trust - Complainant company supplied copper rods to accused company for processing - Accused failed to return entire quantity of copper rods to complainant - High Court at the threshold should not have quashed the complaint and summons - Impugned order set aside...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Two incidents of beating - Weak and unbelievable motive - No explanation as to why no report of first incident of `Marpeet' was lodged - Role of accused persons in incident and weapons assigned to them are not consistent - Statements of witnesses taken after many days of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Accused convicted u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - No charge framed u/s 306 IPC - For conviction u/s 306 IPC there is no necessity of separately framing charge u/s 306 IPC when accused is charged u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 498-A confirmed - Accused acquitted of charge u/s 304-B IPC but..........

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