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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489C-- Recovery of fake currency notes - Recovery from shirt pocket of accused - Currency notes recovered not wet inspite of the fact that it was raining and accused had no umbrella - Two independent witnesses of search and seizure turned hostile - Official witnesses made contradictory statement..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379-- Theft - Proof - Someone allegedly snatched purse of complainant from railway station - Accused arrested on suspicion and some amount and driving licence of complainant recovered from him - Held, presumption u/s.114 of Evidence Act that applicant was thief rightly drawn by both Courts below -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 396, 412-- Dacoity with murder - PW3 an injured eye witness refused to identify accused persons - He also denied his presence when looted articles recovered from possession of accused persons - Testimony of police witnesses not supported by independent witnesses - Neither finger prints taken from place of..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379-- Theft - Sentence - Reduction - Accused 21 years old at time of incident - He had no previous criminal record - He remained in custody for 5 months and 27 days - He has faced trial, appeal and revision for last 14 years - Held, sentence reduced to period for which he remained in custody - No change..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Intention & knowledge - Distinction - Difference is of degree - Knowledge means consciousness or realization or understanding - Knowledge denotes a bare state of conscious awareness of certain facts in which the human mind might itself remain supine or inactive whereas intention connotes..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Proof - Accused husband and i, laws alleged to have committed cruelty on deceased wife resulting in her committing suicide - Both deceased and her husband were in house of her father one day prior to her death - No history of torture or assault just one day before..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Bail - Murder - Petitioner 80 years old - No specific role has been assigned to the petitioner - He was not armed with any weapon and was empty handed - Further detention as an under trial not warranted - Bail granted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - There was neither any premeditation on part of accused nor any previous enmity between accused and deceased, all that happened was on a spur of moment and that too after deceased showed aggression to accused who was already facing fear of being caught after committing theft - No intention..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 409, 467, 468, 471, 477A, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2)-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/ss 120-B, 420, 409, 467, 468, 471 and 477A IPC and S.13(2) Prevention of Corruption Act - Accused being Chairman of Public Accounts Committee even after having knowledge that officials of AHD department were fraudulently withdrawing money from..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 2-- Attempt to murder - Conviction - Validity - Accused alleged to be armed with sword came and assaulted victim at night - Six injuries were found on person of victim out of which one was fracture of parietal bone and, therefore, grievous in nature - All other injuries were simple in nature - There..........

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