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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Reduction of default sentence - Accused almost completed his substantive sentence - However, accused requested that default sentence is too excessive and same may be reduced - Default sentence in lieu of fine for offence u/s 376 IPC held, reduced from 1 year to 4 months and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 34-- Offence u/s 304(Part II), 34 IPC - Evidence of injured eye witness - Presence of PW3 on the spot cannot be doubted, as medical evidence supports prosecution story including his injury report supported by post mortem report of deceased - Evidence of PW3 is reliable, believable and inspire implicit..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 34-- Statement of accused - Offence u/s 304(Part II), 34 IPC - Accused did not produce any evidence in support of his defence and made a bald statement - Involvement of accused established by injured eye witness - Accused rightly convicted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 34-- Offence u/s 304(Part II), 34 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Incident happened in 1995 - Alleged unfortunate incident took place between two group of young boys without any premeditation - Accused has no previous criminal record - He has served sentence of more than 3 years and five months -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 9(2), 18, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Juvenile - Attempt to murder - Accused was minor on the date of incident in question as per report of District and Sessions Judge - However, since the offence was committed in 2004, it is not appropriate to send petitioner to be dealt with by Board - Ends of justice would be met by directing..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379-- Bail - Theft - Nine separate crimes registered against petitioner a 20 years old man - In all these cases, bail was granted to petitioner on conditions - Petitioner was ordered to execute bonds for varying amounts - He is unable to comply with conditions, therefore he approaches Court for seeking..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376(2)(f)-- Kidnapping and rape of 5 years old minor girl - Death sentence - Only circumstantial evidence against accused - Accused has become victim of his own past - It is thus, proper to impose sentence of total 25 years of imprisonment - Death sentence set aside...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Motive of crime is that an altercation took place between accused and deceased about 10-15 days before the occurrence - However, details of same not given - No FIR of alleged altercation was registered - Accused were not armed with any weapon - PW7, brother of deceased had seen..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Robbery - Motive - Prosecution failed to prove motive attributed to accused - Accused was frequent visitor to house of deceased - He never raised any dispute with deceased in presence of PW1 - Case of prosecution is that accused was demanding Rs.10,000 for simple reason that he had to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 195, 211, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Attempt to murder - Disclosure statement - Recovery of pistol - Pistol alleged to have been used in the crime was recovered from open space which is accessible to all - This fact in pursuance of disclosure statement of accused `S' is not acceptable as at the time of alleged recovery, no..........

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