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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 120B-- Murder - Kidnapping - Circumstantial evidence - Benefit of doubt - Last seen theory not acceptable as there is no close proximity between place and time of crime - Motive of crime not proved - Disclosure statement of appellant cannot be looked at for corroboration of this version - Weapon of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder case - High Court while granting bail has not applied its mind - Consideration as recorded by High Court are good enough for denial of bail - Trial not yet concluded - Only 3 out of 13 witnesses examined - Bail application rejected - However, it will be open for petitioner to renew..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 120B-- Anticipatory bail - Kidnapping - Victim was 17 years old at the relevant time, has moved out of house at dead of night of her own and contacted marriage with petitioner - Legality and validity of said marriage has never been challenged till date - Debatable issue having arisen as to whether..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 506, 120B-- Quashing of order dismissing complaint - Cheating - Monetary transaction - Allegation that accused allured complainant to join them in their business of purchasing plots - However, complainant failed to prove that money was ever given to accused at the time when plot was applied - Even otherwise,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 195, 193, 120B-- Cheating - Election matter - Quashing of FIR - Allegation made in FIR did not disclose any cognizable offence - Remedy available to complainant was to challenge election at the appropriate forum rather than filing of FIR - Wrong facts in nomination paper of election to escape disqualification..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 8, 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Illegal gratification - Criminal conspiracy - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that prosecution is having insufficient evidence to bring home conviction - Held, at this stage it is not proper to bring out conclusion or guilt or conviction on the basis of statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and other material..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 315, 120B-- Offence u/ss 315, 120-B IPC - Fact cannot be denied that a embryo carried by complainant was lifeless on the day of incident - It had to be evacuated by medical procedure which was carried out by A-3 in her own best interest - Continuation of lifeless fetus in the body of complainant would have..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Sentence - Modification - For offence of murder, minimum sentence is `life imprisonment' - High Court cannot modify the sentence to one already undergone - Modification done by High Court was erroneous - Order of High Court removing the cap of 30 years is not correct thus, set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - In first charge sheet and second charge sheet, trial Court awarded consecutive sentences and not concurrent sentences - Both cases were tried together - Conviction was recorded by one common judgment - Sentences were also recorded by one common order - High Court rightly concluded that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Conviction - Accused found guilty of two murders and sentenced to undergo 30 years of imprisonment with fine of Rs.3 Lakh - Appreciation of evidence - High Court after taking note of testimony of eye-witnesses recorded brief description of depositions of these witnesses - Furthermore,..........

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