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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 inflicted knife blow to deceased after heated exchange of words, as a result of which deceased died - There was no pre-mediation and incident occurred in the heat of passion in a sudden fight - Offence committed by accused is covered u/s 304(Part I) IPC and not u/s 302..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Reduction of sentence - Accused had no issue for 20 years from deceased - Deceased committed suicide after accused got re-married - Accused convicted and sentenced to 7 years R.I - However, accused served more than two years in jail - Sentence reduced to period already..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 465, 468, 120B-- Reduction of sentence - Allegation that accused manipulated the revenue records and used manipulated documents in Civil proceedings in a suit with a view to grab the property for their personal benefits - Out of three accused, two died - Present accused is aged around 75 years - Accused has not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Six accused were implicated for murder of deceased out of which four acquitted and one died - Present accused convicted on the basis of testimony of PW1, an eye witness - Incident occurred at night in dark area - Prosecution failed to establish that there was sufficient light in which PW1..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder in Courtroom - Inquest undertaken and body sent for postmortem even before registration of FIR - Entire prosecution case cannot be discarded as assault was made in Courtroom which called for immediate action on part of investigators to clear the Courtroom as early as possible...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder in Courtroom - Accused were carrying sharp cutting weapons in their hands - Even if both the accused were carrying sharp cutting weapons in their hands, the assertion that someone else had also secreted weapons in Courtroom, by itself is not inconsistent with the prosecution case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder in Courtroom - First informant soon after recording of assailant corrected himself, as a result of which name of third assailant came to be dropped - It cannot demolish the case of prosecution entirely so long as version of eye witnesses inspires confidence and well corroborated by material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder in Courtroom - Presence of eye witness PW 28 on the spot not doubtful as he is a Police Officer who was required to give evidence in adjoining Court - In case of any Commotion as a result of any assault, a trained Police officer is certainly expected to reach the place in question, which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder in Courtroom - Identity of accused - Eye witnesses clearly identified both the accused, as accused were involved in criminal activities - Moreover, it would be natural for PW 28 a police officer who had spent 10 years in police service in the area to be aware of the identity of both the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-Part-I -Nature of offence - Incident occurred on account of some minor grievance resulting in sudden fight without any premeditation - Both the parties received injuries - Accused persons used stick to cause injuries on the head of deceased who died due to such assault - There was no motive alleged..........

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