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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Marriage of deceased and accused was solemnized about 11 years prior to alleged occurrence - No injury was found on the person of deceased - Not only contradictions and discrepancies are there in the statement of PW1 but allegations mentioned in complaint were contrary to..........
MANIPUR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 382, 427, 367, 120B-- Dismissal of case on account of no, prosecution - Offence u/ss 382, 427, 367, 120-B IPC - Case was pending since long due to no, appointment of Addl. P.P. - However, case was dismissed on account of no, prosecution on the very next date of reporting of Addl.P.P - There were no laches on the part..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Indiscriminate assault by lathi blows - Place of occurrence an agricultural farm in a rural area - Accused had not come prepared with any dangerous weapons - Lathi is a hard and blunt substance, usually carried by villagers for self protection - Accused caused indiscriminate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Three eye witnesses to the occurrence - One declared hostile - However, statements of two eye witnesses record after 3 days of occurrence - No explanation for such delay - More so, there is no evidence on record as to how police came to know that these witnesses saw occurrence - Delay in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused hurled country made bombs established on record - Incised injuries caused to deceased were intentional and were sufficient to cause death in the ordinary course of nature even if it cannot be said that his death was intended - This is sufficient to bring the case within..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 124A, 120B, 147, 149, 34, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 19(1)(a), 19(2), 51A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Sedition - Freedom of speech and expression - - Raising anti-national slogans in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus - Photographs on record shows the presence of petitioner, president of JNU Students Union, raising anti-national slogans holding posters of Afzal Guru and Maqbool Bhatt..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Deceased was serving in police department - In case deceased was given beatings by accused, she would have lodged complaint in Police station where she was working but no complaint was lodged - Prosecution failed to prove offence u/s 498-A IPC against accused - Accused rightly acquitted...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Attempt to murder - Intention to cause death - Cause of injury was due to assault with stone and no fracture was found on head - As per medical evidence such injury was not sufficient to cause death - Oral testimony and medical evidence shows that accused has no intention to cause death of..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Reduction of sentence - Cause of death homicidal - Incident occurred under influence of liquor - Accused paid fine of Rs.3,50,000 to family of deceased as per tribal Custom and suffered agony of trial for long period - Trial Court did not impose any fine while..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 34-- Offence u/ss 326, 34 IPC - Quantum of sentence - Six injuries caused to complainant which included a grievous injury on his head and near right eyebrow - High Court failed to consider the said injuries while reducing the sentence of accused to the period already undergone - Order of punishment..........

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