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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of cyclist - Tanker turned turtle after hitting the bicycle - Even accused himself was pulled out from cabin of tanker - Held, these circumstances warrant an inference that accused drove tanker rash and negligently - Accused convicted and sentenced to one year..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 324, 452, 148-- House tress pass and assault - Appellants allegedly gained entry into house of informer armed with lathi and tangi and committed assault on him - Neighbouring witnesses in the course of trial declared hostile as they had not supported the prosecution case - Other witnesses relatives of the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 323-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses natural and trustworthy - Medical evidence corroborates story of PWs 1 to 3 - Testimony of eye witnesses could not be shaken in cross examination - Role of wife and prior common intention not proved - Conviction of husband, upheld and that of wife set aside...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Cheating - Accused as a Branch Manager by officially abusing his position, allowed the misuse of facility of discounting of bills, thereby causing wrongful loss to the bank - Defence evidence showing that non adherence of bank limit is a normal practice - It cannot be termed as illegal as it..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Anticipatory bail - Cancellation - Offence u/s 307 IPC - Accused in company of 10/12 co-accused riding in a vehicle duly armed with fire arms came and caused injuries to victim - Case registered u/s 307 IPC - Anticipatory bail granted to accused on the ground that no injury was attributed to him -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Murder - Death sentence - To be awarded in rarest of rare case - Five family member were roasted to death as accused poured petrol and set the house on fire when family members were having food - Accused closed the door of the room - Death Sentence upheld - Held, Murder was committed in a cruel..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Criminal Investigation - The fate of a serious case like murder should not be allowed to hinge on faulty investigations - It becomes the duty of the trial court to be a mere spectator, what goes on in the name of trial - Trial judge has to control the trial by active application of mind, when an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 407, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Transfer of trial - Murder case against sitting MLA and three others - Sitting MLA belonged to the party in power - Complainant sought transfer of trial to some other State - Complainant has alleged that the investigating agencies in connivance with the state govt. wanted to shield sitting MLA -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Common intention - Can be invoked even in those cases where some of the co-accused are acquitted provided it can be proved either by direct evidence or inference that the accused and others have committed an offence in pursuance of the common intention of the group...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Idea of cheating complainant from the beginning - If intention to cheat was not there then accused would not have furnished forged and fabricated documents and would not have diverted funds into other companies other than the company to which the complainant advanced money - No ground to quash..........

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