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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of nylon rope - Death by strangulation - Nylon rope was recovered at the instance of accused - I.O could not recover said rope without having received information from accused - Accused thus, had knowledge of place where rope was kept - Recovery, held,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Intention need not necessarily involve premeditation...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 54, 59-- Quantum of sentence - Attempt to murder - Gunshot injury at dorsal spine - Appreciation of evidence - Accused shot victim at her back after she refused to marry him - In the opinion of doctor, victim had no chance of recovery and her condition is worse than a dead person and she was dying daily -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Bail - Rape - Abduction and sexual abuse by a gang inside running car - Clear and definite materials including direct evidence of victim and other circumstances including scientific evidence against accused persons - More so, petitioner is a person of bad antecedents with involvement in so many..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Attempt to murder - Injury dangerous to life - Medical opinion - Doctor stated injury dangerous to life but in his examination-in-chief stated nothing as to on what basis he has declared injury as dangerous to life - Accused, thus, had no occasion to cross examine him on this point - It is not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Injured witnesses and eye witnesses not stated that accused with intention to cause death of injured persons have inflicted injuries - Ingredients of S.307 IPC not made out - Conviction altered from S.307 IPC to Ss.324/325 IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Rape - Reduction of sentence - Accused 24 years of age at the time of commission of offence and has no other case against him - Sentence imposed is life imprisonment and not to be released from jail till death - Sentence appears to be on higher side - Sentence reduced to 15 years actual custody..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape by uncle - Delay in lodging FIR - Minor intelctually impaired, raped by her own uncle - Parents far away from home at the time of incident - Waiting period for mother to come quite natural - Mother on her return waited for matter to be resolved at family level first - But nothing came out and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Conviction - Testimony of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix appeared to be mentally deranged minor - Medical examination concluded her a mild retardation - Thereafter, Court also questioned her and on being satisfied about her fitness to comprehend, understand and respond, proceeded to record her..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Admittedly, accused stabbed to death his concubine by using knife - There is consistency in evidence of PWs and findings recorded by surgeon - Even, post-mortem report reveals injuries on deceased - Thus, in absence of any evidence to contrary, post-mortem report..........

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