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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 34-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Common intention - Occurrence undoubtedly took place at the spur of moment without premeditation - Accused only intended to vent their ire against their neighbour for having assaulted their bullocks - It cannot be said that accused had any common..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Deceased stated to have succumbed to injury on thigh leading to cut of femoral artery - Said injury is attributed to A-2 - Absence of common intention makes him individually answerable - Conviction of A-2 u/s 304(Part II) IPC calls for no interference...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence took place on the spur of moment long ago in 1980 - Assault made by A-2 was not made on vital part of body - Assailant ran away upon being challenged - Genesis of assault lay in a dispute between neighbours with regard..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix remained in the company of accused for about 12 days until she was recovered - Prosecutrix freely moved with accused in course of which movement, she came across many people at different points but she did not complain of any criminal act on part of accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Determination of age of prosecutrix - Age of prosecutrix not determined as per documents produced on record - Radiological age of prosecutrix determined between 17 to 18 years - Though it is correct that age determined on basis of a radiological examination may not be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(v)-- Triple murder - Circumstantial evidence - FSL report, post mortem report and other documents along with statement of PW27 a conclusion is drawn that evidence led by prosecution and recovery of articles was in presence of independent witnesses who have also supported the prosecution case - Even,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Consecutive running of sentence - Triple murder - As offences have been considered separately, trial Court directed sentences to run consecutively instead of concurrently - No illegality in the said order as commission of offence u/s 302 IPC has been taken separately for each case - Moreover, it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Relatives of husband - Should not be roped in on the basis of omnibus allegations unless specific instances of their involvement in the crime are made out...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against maternal uncles of husband - Accused are not immediate family members of husband - Except bald statements nothing else indicating their involvement in the crime was mentioned - Prima facie case against accused has not been made out on the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Concurrent running of sentences - Rash and negligent driving - Accused convicted in two different cases - Concurrent running of sentences awarded to accused in both the cases cannot be allowed...........

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