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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201-- Offence u/s 201 IPC - Accused acquitted u/s 304-B IPC, as oral testimonies of crucial witnesses not disclosed any material connecting accused to crime - However, accused convicted u/s 201 IPC on the basis of evidence of PW1 and PW2 - Evidence of PW1 and PW2 does not disclose any material to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380-- Double murder - Accused having illicit relations with her cousin sister, committed murder of his cousin sister and her mother - He used to threat and blackmail her - Death occurred due to multiple injuries which were sufficient to cause death in ordinary course of nature - Time between injury and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Appeal against conviction - Appreciation of evidence - Prosecution failed to prove case against accused beyond reasonable doubt due to following reasons : (i) prosecutrix not examined by doctor after alleged incident; (ii) in absence of any medical examination done, prosecution not examined..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149 IPC - Benefit of probation - Offence u/s 326 IPC which carries a sentence of Life Imprisonment cannot be compounded either u/s 360 Cr.P.C or u/s 4 of Probation of Offenders Act - Conviction upheld - However, taking into account other factors like passage..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 201, 297, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution, father of deceased hatched conspiracy alongwith accused to kill her, but no challan was put up against him - Even, theory of conspiracy not proved against accused - There is no corroborative material produced on record by prosecution except..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 467, 468, 471, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(e)-- Cheating - Assets disproportionate to known source of income - Prosecution case is silent about property which accused had possessed before check period and property which accused had purchased during check period - I.O had nowhere stated as to what was income and expenditure of accused during..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 467, 468, 471-- Cheating - Forged documents - Fake passport - Allegation that accused had sent his children abroad after having prepared fake passports - However, prosecution failed to prove on record that accused dishonestly induced complainant and his family members and cheated them by preparing forged..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compensation - Acid attack - 16% burn injury - Victim suffered an uncivilized and heartless crime committed by accused and there is no room for leniency which can be conceived - Accused rightly convicted u/s 326 IPC and sentence of 5 years at least needs no interference - However, it is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Offence u/s 300 Exception IV IPC - Even if fight is u, premeditated and sudden, if weapon or manner of retaliation is disproportionate to offence and accused had taken undue advantage of deceased, he cannot be protected u/s 300 Exception IV IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Deceased abused accused who got annoyed and first attacked deceased and on seeing this PW1 gave stick blow on the head of accused and thereafter accused went to his house and came back with gupti and inflicted gupti injury on left armpit of deceased - Inflicting injury on..........

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