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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Common object - Vicarious liability - For the purpose of incurring vicarious liability under the provision, liability of other members of unlawful assembly for the offence committed during continuance of occurrence, rests upon the fact whether other members knew before hand that offence actually..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, 392, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Rape and murder - Robbery - Child witness - Death sentence can be imposed on accused on the basis of testimony of child witness aged 7 years, if statement of child witness is natural, trustworthy and without any chance of being tutored, as it cannot be taken as mitigating circumstances of case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 143, 147, 148, 149, 323-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common object - Accused no.1 arrived at the scene of occurrence with nine armed men out of which three were equipped with knives and rest were equipped with sticks - Incident occurred as a result of cold blooded plan to murder deceased - Nature of injury inflicted on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, 392-- Rape and murder - Robbery - Death sentence - Accused committed number of crimes not only before the incident but also within two days subsequent to present crime - As regarding leaving PW2, child unharmed, it is apparent that he was on a hasty retreat from the place of incident - Merely because..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder - Accused is a habitual offender and several cases pending against him - Crux of the charge against accused is that he entered into an conspiracy and in furtherance thereof, had eliminated a witness in an earlier case against him - Accused was in judicial custody on the date on which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Reduction of sentence - Keeping in view the mitigating factors which are old age of accused, health ailments, responsibility of looking after unmarried daughter suffering from congenital heart disease, past meritorious service and prolonged trial, cause of justice..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Death sentence awarded by Courts below - Circumstantial evidence - Allegation that accused committed murder of his wife and five daughters - Mother of the accused who was sleeping in another room, heard the cries - She entered the room of accused and saw the dead bodies and accused was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - In order to constitute offence u/s 354 IPC, mere knowledge that modesty of a woman is likely to be outraged is sufficient without any deliberate intention of having such outrage alone for its object...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Non-examination of two important site witnesses - Said witnesses were not in any way connected with actual commission of offence and even in their absence, commission of offence of molestation by accused stands well proved by unimpeachable testimony of eye witness to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Accused an IG of Police molested prosecutrix aged 15 years - Prosecutrix committed suicide due to this incident after 3 years - Occurrence of overt act is well proved by unimpeachable testimony of eye witness PW13, which is corroborated by other PWs - Delay of about 6..........

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