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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325-- Grievous hurt - Contradictions in evidence - Improvements at various stages during course of investigation coupled with no time of occurrence finds mention in FIR - Forwarding of copy of FIR to Illaqua Magistrate after a period over two weeks - Held, it renders prosecution story highly improbable..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325-- Grievous hurt - Conviction - Dismissal of suit filed by complainant for damages to tune of Rs.2,00,000/- on account of loss of vision allegedly caused to victim in occurrence - Held, evidence in a civil case shall have precedence in a criminal case - Dismissal of suit for damages should have been..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceeding - Prosecutrix is major as per medical opinion - Statement of prosecutrix recorded which categorically stated that she has voluntarily left her parents' and accompanied co-accused and stayed with him at several places for two months - Held, it could not be said to be a case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Related witness - In the instant case all eye-witnesses are consistent with regard to prosecution case - Their evidence cannot be rejected on the ground that they are related to deceased...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Some witnesses not referred to certain accused in their police statements but attributed role to them in the Court - That does not lead to conclusion that said witnesses are not credible witnesses...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Murder - FIR lodged by a rustic and illiterate woman - She found it difficult to understand when contents of FIR were read over to her - She took the help of her relative to find out whether it was correctly recorded - Such circumstances shows that conduct of witness is honest and courageous...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Identification parade - Occurrence witnessed by mother of deceased persons who also got injured in said incident and her evidence was recorded 4 years after incident - Being old lady, she could not identify some of the accused persons - Error committed by her in identifying some of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - Can be formed on the spur of the moment - Course of conduct adopted by the members of common assembly is a relevant factor - At what point of time common object of unlawful assembly was formed will depend upon the facts and circumstances of each case - Once the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - It must be proved in each case that person concerned was not only a member of unlawful assembly at some stage, but at all crucial stages have shared common object of the assembly at all stages...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 418, 468, 471-- Forgery - Acquittal - Validity - When sale deed in dispute was executed, respondent/accused was not present at that time - Nothing on record to show that she was instrumental in obtaining and attesting sale deed - None of the witnesses have stated that respondent/accused had appeared before Joint..........

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