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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 364, 324-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - Abduction - Eye witnesses/interested witnesses - Incident occurred inside the house of deceased - It is only the family members who could witness it - PW4 is an independent witness and was also injured during incident - His testimony corroborates the testimonies..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 364, 324-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - Abduction - Appellants armed with deadly weapons allegedly raided the house of deceased and abducted him in order to murder him - Evidence on record shows that right from the beginning appellants shared common object of assembly at all stages - No infirmity in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Dacoity - Reduction of sentence - Value of alleged loot including cash and mobile was only Rs.16,550 - However, nothing was recovered from accused - Accused remained in jail for three years and two months on account of continuous incarceration since his surrender - Amount of fine also paid -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder case - Death sentence - Mob frenzy - Three innocent girl students burnt alive in the bus in course of mob frenzy which started with destruction of property - Accused caused damage to public property in order to show their resentment and protest against conviction of political leader..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148-- Murder - Accused claiming parity with acquitted co-accused - Accused and co-accused were convicted only on the basis of eye witness `G' - However, evidence of eye-witness `G' is highly unreliable, as specific injuries attributed by him do not carry any weight - Accused can justifiably claim parity..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Indiscriminate assault by lathi blows - Place of occurrence an agricultural farm in a rural area - Accused had not come prepared with any dangerous weapons - Lathi is a hard and blunt substance, usually carried by villagers for self protection - Accused caused indiscriminate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused hurled country made bombs established on record - Incised injuries caused to deceased were intentional and were sufficient to cause death in the ordinary course of nature even if it cannot be said that his death was intended - This is sufficient to bring the case within..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Three eye witnesses to the occurrence - One declared hostile - However, statements of two eye witnesses record after 3 days of occurrence - No explanation for such delay - More so, there is no evidence on record as to how police came to know that these witnesses saw occurrence - Delay in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 34-- Offence u/ss 326, 34 IPC - Quantum of sentence - Six injuries caused to complainant which included a grievous injury on his head and near right eyebrow - High Court failed to consider the said injuries while reducing the sentence of accused to the period already undergone - Order of punishment..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder - Non-examination of injured witness - Injured witness was not examined as he was kidnapped at the relevant period - Non-examination of injured witness, held, not fatal to prosecution case and same cannot be a ground to disregard the evidence of eye witnesses...........

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