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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 427, 435, 149-- Delayed FIR - Offence u/ss 147, 148, 427, 435, 149 IPC - Delay of 15 days in lodging FIR - Curfew imposed throughout the District for a considerable period and there was wide spread communal rioting - In such situation, delay in lodging report was not fatal, as circumstances must have dissuaded..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 427, 435, 149-- Offence u/ss 147, 148, 427, 435, 149 IPC - Identification of accused - Material witnesses and accused belong to same village - They categorically named only 3 to 4 persons including present accused - PWs identified the accused before Court, as such there is no chance of wrong identification -..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 427, 435, 149-- Offence u/ss 147, 148, 427, 435, 149 IPC - PWs identified accused as one of members of mob consisting of 100 of numbers and that mob being armed with deadly weapons entered into the house of PW2 committed mischief, put the house hold articles on fire - Mere plea of denial is not sufficient to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 149, 186, 188, 427, 436, Prevention Of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Offence u/ss 147, 148, 149, 186, 188, 427, 436 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act - Co-accused already granted bail - Case of petitioner cannot be distinguished from that of co-accused - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 143, 147, 148, 149, 324, 436, 427, 452-- Double murder - Unlawful assembly - Appeal against conviction - Testimonies of material witnesses as regarding assault on deceased difficult to believe, in absence of reliable evidence - Though presence of accused along with other acquitted accused is established on record, but in the absence of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 447, 427, 34-- Offence u/ss 447, 427, 34 IPC - Civil and criminal dispute - Quashing of FIR - Petitioner along with other persons trespassed in the agricultural land of complainant and destroyed the property over there - Police after thorough investigation found involvement of petitioner in the commission of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 435, 427, 447, 342-- Witness in cross examination confronted with statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - There are substantial improvements from version recorded by police - Trial Court did not appreciate statement in light of earlier statement recorded by police - Trial Court also overlooked the discrepancy and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 427, 448, 453, 504, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(4)-- Offence u/ss 427, 448, 453, 504, 506 IPC - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Names of independent witnesses not mentioned in complaint given to police and the names have come for the first time in complaint - No reasons given for the same - Possibility of witnesses being procured cannot..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 427, 504, 506-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act and Ss.323, 427, 504, 506 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Neither there is any averment in FIR that applicants ever called opposite party no.2 by his caste name, nor any averment about applicants being not members of SC/ST - There is also no averment that..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338, 427-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion between jeep and bicycle - Death of bicyclist - Eye witness, PW2, scribe of FIR, supported the prosecution case and was not related to deceased - Even he was totally unaware of antecedent of deceased - PW2 present on the spot, caught hold of accused and..........

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