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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149 IPC - Benefit of probation - Offence u/s 326 IPC which carries a sentence of Life Imprisonment cannot be compounded either u/s 360 Cr.P.C or u/s 4 of Probation of Offenders Act - Conviction upheld - However, taking into account other factors like passage..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 149, 147, 148, 323, 324, 326-- Attempt to murder - Prompt FIR of incident lodged by informant, who himself sustained as many as 18 injuries including lacerated wounds - However, no injury of any of three injured persons is alleged to be on chest or head, vital parts of body - Conviction of accused u/ss 307, 149 IPC held, set..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 324, 34-- Offence u/ss 307, 323, 324, 34 IPC - Injuries on PW2 were simple in nature - There is no consideration of nature of injuries in conviction u/ss 307, 34 IPC - Conviction of accused u/s 307 IPC set aside - However, conviction of accused u/ss 323, 324, 34 IPC not interfered with...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred in 1998 and almost 20 years have passed - Seven injuries were noticed by doctor on the body of injured but all the injuries are not very serious in nature - Injured survived leaving no disability much less permanent on his body due to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Summoning of additional accused - Offence u/ss 323, 504, 506 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Complainant suffered only one bone injury that too by co-accused - Role of beating by kicks and fists is assigned to petitioner but no such injury was found on the body of complainant - Incident occurred..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 323, 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per statements of prosecution witness it is apparent that accused were not initially named as accused/appellants when statement on the basis of which FIR was registered, was recorded - Even, at the stage of making supplementary statement, PW1 did not name..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323-- Cruelty - No tangible material either of a dowry demand or assault suffered by wife in any case, despite one episode in which an attempt was made to push wife in a canal that too not proved on record - Case of husband is not at all different from other co-accused who already acquitted - Conviction..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 34-- Offence u/ss 323, 34 - Quantum of sentence - Incident occurred 39 years ago - Accused `M' is aged about 75 years and accused `R' is aged about 60 years - Accused remained in jail for more than 10 days after conviction and also few days during trial - Sentence already undergone by accused meet ends..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 325, 148, 149-- Offence u/ss 323, 324, 325, 148, 149 IPC - Accused convicted by trial Court on the basis that it is a case of free fight - Court has to record reasons as to how presence of accused is established by some cogent material and evidence - Trial Court not scrutinizing evidence about participation and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 328, 323, 506-- Discharge - Rape - Prosecutrix in her statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. specifically narrated about first incident which was without her consent - Promise to marry was stated to be made at a much later stage - Even otherwise, trial Court was only required to consider whether prima facie case for framing..........

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