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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 452, 326, 232, 324, 427, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 54, 59-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Offence u/ss 452, 326, 232, 324, 427, 34 IPC and Ss.25, 54, 59 of Arms Act - Dispute between parties amicably settled inter se - Compromise is genuine - FIR along with consequent proceedings held, quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Offence u/s 324 IPC - A-2 alleged to have given a blow with an iron pipe on back of neck of deceased - He therefore can only be held guilty of having committed offence u/s 324 IPC, as neither S.34 IPC nor S.149 IPC are applicable in view of High Court and each accused will only be responsible for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324-- Nature of offence - A-1 alleged to have used hammer and he gave a blow at the back of head or on neck of deceased - Both the injuries do not correspond with injury of back of head or neck - These injuries can be related to attack made by A-2, A-3 and A-4 who have alleged to have used iron rods -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Conviction - Compromise during pendency of appeal - Permission cannot be granted to record compromise - However, compromise is a relevant circumstance while considering quantum of sentence - Seventeen months of imprisonment undergone out of five years imprisonment - Sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 326-- Offence u/ss 324, 326 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Accused attacked his uncle with a spade and gave a blow on left side of his head - Occurrence took place more than a quarter of century back and to send accused in prison after 25 years would be travesty of justice - Accused has already undergone..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 325, 324, 323, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Injuries on the person of accused - Non explanation - Not even an iota of evidence which could even remotely prove and establish how accused persons sustained injuries - Non expalanton how accused persons sustained injuries proves fatal to the prosecution case - Accused rightly acquitted...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 325, 324, 323, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Prosecution case full of contradictions and discrepancies - True version of occurrence not given by prosecution witnesses - Testimonies of PWs 1 to 5 not in consonance with each other and suffer from discrepancies and contradictions and they create a doubt about the veracity of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 100-- Murder - Right to private defence - Deceased were not armed with any weapon at the relevant time - Accused who were 7 to 8 in number having spear, axe and sticks thus, not entitled to right of private defence...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 324, 506, 382, 148, 149, 326, 379B-- Bail - Offence u/ss 307, 323, 324, 506, 382, 148, 149, 326, 379-B IPC - As per the case of complainant, only injury attributed to petitioner is on no, vital part - None of the injury caused to complainant has been declared to be dangerous to life - Even, trial has already been started and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
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..........

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