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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201-- Offence u/s 201 IPC - Medical negligence - Experts opinion - Allegation that opinion of four experts which were taken by committee itself were not reflected in the report that was submitted and it is this evidence which was made to disappear by members of Inquiry Committee - It is not a kind of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred on the spur of moment and in an uncontrollable, embittered and agitated state of enragement, thus, depriving accused of their power of self control - There was no pre-mediation or prior concert on the part of accused to commit murder of deceased - Though..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-I, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred in the year 1982 and as on date, more than three decades have passed - Accused do not have any criminal background - Even deceased and accused descend from a common ancestor - Sentence reduced from 10 years R.I..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323 IPC - Benefit of probation - There is no minimum sentence prescribed u/ss 498-A, 323 IPC, thus provisions of P.O. Act applies to the same...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Delayed FIR - Murder case - Offence committed at around 4-5 p.m - Registration of FIR at police station between 7.30 to 8.00 p.m. - No reason to draw adverse inference, particularly when after occurrence, deceased was taken to nearby nursing home where he was declared dead and body remained there..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Delay in sending FIR to Magistrate - Murder case - Where recording of FIR is proved on record, mere delay of 5 days in dispatch of FIR from the police station to Magistrate Court has no bearing on the basis of which any adverse inference can be drawn, particularly when no questions were put to I.O..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of eye-witnesses - Deceased and accused both belong to same locality - Occurrence was witnessed by several witnesses including eye witnesses who proved prosecution case - All the eye witnesses deposed in one voice regarding presence of accused at the place of occurrence, about..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 366A, 420, 370A, 212, 34, 120B, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, 8, Immoral Traffic Act, 1956, Section 4, 5, 6-- Rape of minor girl - Bail - Granted by High Court - Plea against grant of bail - Supreme Court would normally not interfere with such a discretion, unless it is found that the discretion itself is exercised on extraneous considerations and/or the relevant factors which need to be taken into..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 366A, 420, 370A, 212, 34, 120B, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, 8, Immoral Traffic Act, 1956, Section 4, 5, 6-- Rape of minor girl - Bail - Granted by High Court - Plea against grant of bail - When bail is granted against principles of law, while undertaking the judicial review of such an order, it needs to be examined as to whether there was arbitrary or wrong exercise of jurisdiction by the Court granting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Accused assaulted his sister in the heat of passion upon certain quarrel and without acting in a cruel or unusual manner - He was unarmed at the relevant time and picked up something which was lying there and handy - Sole eye witness of crime stated that accused had no..........

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