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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 114, 323-- Conviction of appellant u/ss 498-A, 114 & 323 - Accused No.3 to 5 acquitted - Husband undergone the sentence - Overt act attributed to appellant that he physically assaulted deceased on two occasions - Accusation of physical assault by appellant on deceased not proved - Appellant acquitted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 316, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Compromise arrived at between parties - High Court in exercise of its inherent jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C may quash the proceedings in respect of no, compoundable offences which are private in nature and do not have a serious impact on society on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 34Offence- - A-2 and A-3 were not armed at the time of occurrence - They attacked injured with fit and kicked with sticks - Accused held, rightly acquitted u/ss 307, 34 IPC - So far as their conviction u/ss 323, 34 IPC is concerned, High Court rightly reduced their sentence to period already undergone by them..........
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
Details
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
Details
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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 447, 323, 324, 302, 307, 149-- Murder - Conviction - Appreciation of evidence - Quarrel over harvesting millet crop - Sudden fight - No common object of unlawful assembly - Eye-witnesses failed to establish as to how many injuries were received by deceased and with what weapon - Death due to coma, as a result of head injury,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
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..........

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