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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Merely because 2 injuries on deceased not explained it cannot be held that accused is not guilty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 53, 54, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Good character - General good behavior of the accused and fact that he has no bad habit has no nexus with offence alleged against the accused and are not relevant when other circumstances have established beyond reasonable doubt that it is the accused and the accused alone who has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Held, if testimony of prosecutrix inspires confidence in mind of Court, then it requires no corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Acquittal - Rape alleged to be at 12.00 noon whereas during investigation rape was stated to be at 6.30 a.m. - When confronted with the contradiction the same not satisfactorily explained - Statement of prosecutrix that she shouted for help but the same does not find support from evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 57, 61- - Life imprisonment - Release of prisoner - Held, neither S.57 IPC nor Explanation to S.61 of the W.B. Act lays down that a life imprisonment prisoner has to be released after completion of 20 years - 20 years mentioned in Explanation to S.61 of W.B. Act is only for the purpose of ordering..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death sentence - Imposition of - Factors to be considered - Held, age definitely is a factor which cannot be ignored though not determinative factor in all fact situations - Probability that accused persons could be reformed and rehabilitated is also a factor to be borne in mind - To award death..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death sentence or life imprisonment - Appellants murdered four persons - Held, keeping in view the nature of injuries inflicted appellants deserve no sympathy - Considering the totality of facts and circumstances of the case imposition of death sentence on appellants not warranted - Life..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Kidnapping for ransom - Ransom not paid - Inference of consequential murder of the kidnapped person is liable to be presumed - When factum of kidnapping is proved the onus shifts on the kidnapper to establish how and when the kidnapped individual came to be released from his custody - In the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom - Offence of kidnapping for ransom accompanied by a threat to cause death contemplates punishment with death - Even without an accused actually having committed the murder of the individual kidnapped for ransom, the provision contemplates the death penalty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 302-- Kidnapping for ransom - Child of 7 years - Ransom not paid - Murder of child - Death sentence awarded for the aggravating circumstances, viz. (i) Offence of kidnapping for ransom accompanied by a threat to cause death contemplates punishment with death even without an accused actually having..........

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