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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Sentence - Incident had taken place out of sudden provocation - Held, sentence of four years RI imposed is on lower side - Sentence enhanced to seven years RI...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 460, 380, 34-- Murder & Theft - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted - Statement given by deceased before death that he did not recognize any person who attacked him & stolen articles from the temple - Not even identity of any person was disclosed by deceased - Only on the basis of some information from..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s.324 IPC - Injury inflicted by sharp edged weapon but injury was simple in nature - Accused and victim both real brothers residing in one house - Victim elder brother is jobless - Accused younger brother was working as casual employee in Government and looking..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Proof - Accused alleged to have developed physical relations with prosecutrix on pretext of marrying her - From assessment of evidence on major points starting from genesis of entire offence till subsequent occurrences including establishment of physical intimacy in open fields surrounded..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 452, 324, 323, 506, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Complainant made statement that with intervention of respectables, he has compromised matter with accused and has no objection if FIR is quashed - In view of statements of parties Court is satisfied that compromise is valid and genuine one - FIR quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of alleged instrument of murder from an open field which is not in exclusive possession of accused - Chemical examiner's report silent about whether blood on instrument of murder was human blood or animal blood - Testimony of witness of last seen not..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Held, an accused can be convicted not only on basis of direct evidence but also on basis of circumstantial evidence but chain of circumstance narrated must be so closely intertwined and there must be no gap in between so as to raise a conclusive presumption of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201-- Triple murder case - Appeal against acquittal - All witnesses have resiled from their earlier versions - Belated affidavits and statements u/s 164 Cr.P.C. cannot provide any corroboration to the weak and unreliable testimonies available in a case - Held, case is based on circumstantial evidence -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377-- Unnatural offences - Applicability of S.377 - Held, S.377 would apply irrespective of age and consent - It does not criminalize a particular people or identity or orientation - It merely identifies certain acts which if committed would constitute an offence - Such a prohibition regulates sexual..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 14, 15, 19, 21-- Unnatural offences - Validity - Held, S.377 is valid and does not suffer from vice of unconstitutionality - However, competent legislature is free to consider desirability and propriety of either deleting S.377 or amending it. (Paras 42, 44, 45, 46, 51, 54, 56)..........

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