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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Bail - Murder case - Accused in custody since July, 2014 - Trial of case is likely to take a long time - Last seen witness and a witness before whom alleged confession was made and said to be a stock witness stand examined - No purpose would be served in keeping the accused behind bars - Bail..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 411-- Murder - Theft - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted as following circumstances proved against him: (i) Accused came to the house of deceased and stayed there in the intervening night of occurrence; (ii) deceased was last seen with the accused in the fateful night; (iii) on the next..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Existence of preponderance of probability - Not sufficient to establish prosecution case, which must be proved beyond all reasonable doubt, which prosecution failed - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 6-- Third bail application - Kidnapping and rape - Earlier two bail applications of accused dismissed before examination of prosecutrix - No definite opinion about sexual assault committed on prosecutrix in her medical report - Accused is in custody for more than a year - Without expressing anything..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Offence u/ss 3, 4 of PMLA - Huge cash to the tune of Rs.31.75 crores was deposited in eight bank accounts by accused - No explanation as to why demand drafts for said amount were issued in name of fake people - Accused failed to show from which legal source cash was procured to deposit in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 148, 149-- Summoning of additional accused - Statement of PWs not giving rise to any prima facie material which would create reasonable prospectus of conviction of petitioners or would provide material to form higher degree of satisfaction, than prima facie case required for summoning of accused persons -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 326, 379B, 324, 325, 341, 506, 148, 149-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 307, 326, 379-B, 324, 325, 341, 506, 148, 149 IPC - Allegations prima facie indicating a brutal attack on complainant resulting in multiple grievous injuries with sharp edged weapons at the hands of present accused or co-accused - Version of complainant as regards..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34-- Dowry death - Death due to 100% burn injuries - No evidence on record that sister-i, law and brother-i, law tortured the deceased for any demand of dowry - It cannot be said that brother-i, law and sister-i, law had any common intention with husband of deceased in commission of crime - It is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused of an offence of rape can be convicted on the sole testimony of prosecutrix, provided same is of sterling quality leaving no shadow of doubt over her veracity...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 342, 323, 506-- Rape of pregnant woman - Quantum of punishment - Aggravating factors : (i) prosecutrix was one month pregnant on the date of the incident; and (ii) the trauma of rape suffered by the prosecutrix - Mitigating circumstances are : (i) there were no signs of violence; (ii) the appellant did not act in..........

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