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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 506, 34-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 324, 506, 34 IPC - Landlord-tenant dispute - Matter was settled in compromise between parties in presence of injured persons - Sum of Rs.25 lakhs was paid by accused - Landlord-tenant dispute between parties stood cleared/settled - Moreover,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 324, 149, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, 5-- Offence u/ss 304(Part I), 324, 149 IPC - Bomb blast - Injuries sustained by accused persons were duly explained by prosecution - Pellet injuries as sustained by A-3 were as a result of explosion of bomb which was handed by A-2 - As a result of incident, two deceased died and six persons were..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Offence u/ss 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Fifteen named accused and some unnamed accused were mentioned in complaint itself - However, no motive alleged in the complaint - No independent witnesses examined apart from injured witnesses to prove prosecution case - Even injured..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324, 326, 448-- Murder of three minor children and also caused serious injury to fourth minor child - Accused not a previous convict or a professional killer - Motive of accused to commit murder and eliminate family of co-brother is out of family dispute - Case does not fall within category of rarest of rare case..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 149, 147, 148, 323, 324, 326-- Attempt to murder - Prompt FIR of incident lodged by informant, who himself sustained as many as 18 injuries including lacerated wounds - However, no injury of any of three injured persons is alleged to be on chest or head, vital parts of body - Conviction of accused u/ss 307, 149 IPC held, set..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 326, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Identity of accused - Alleged assault upon injured witnesses were sudden when they were sleeping - Injuries inflicted within 2 minutes only - It is unbelievable that a person who was sleeping will identify assailants in 2 minutes that too during mid night - Name of assailants..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 324, 34-- Offence u/ss 307, 323, 324, 34 IPC - Injuries on PW2 were simple in nature - There is no consideration of nature of injuries in conviction u/ss 307, 34 IPC - Conviction of accused u/s 307 IPC set aside - However, conviction of accused u/ss 323, 324, 34 IPC not interfered with...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Injuries sustained by injured witnesses were not grievous in nature and cannot be considered to be dangerous to their lives - Parties were co-sharers and there was no previous enmity - Accused not having any motive to cause death of any of three victims - Injuries were caused..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308, 324-- Nature of offence - Dispute between grandson of injured and son of accused and subsequently quarrel took place between PW1 and wife of accused `B' - In such circumstances accused `B' had sufficient motive to call other accused - Evidence on record proves that upon exhortation by accused `B' other..........

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