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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compounding of offence - Accused convicted u/ss 143, 147, 447, 342 & 427 r/w S.149 IPC - Except offences u/s 143 & 147 all other offences are compoundable - Held, as parties have compromised their dispute sentence of accused reduced to that already undergone...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - FIR - Delay - In a case of gang rape, some delay is inevitable - Rape itself brings enormous shame to the victim and if there is some delay in lodging FIR it no way detracts the other credible evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433-- Rape and murder - Imprisonment upto end of life - Legality of - Appellant convicted u/s 376(2) and 302 of the IPC for having committed rape and murder of a young girl 10 years of age and has been sentenced by trial court to imprisonment for life - It was further clarified that sentence would..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Father of deceased filed complaint making allegations of harassment against husband and three others - No allegation of harassment in complaint against mother-in-law at initial stage - Mother-in-law acquitted by giving her benefit of doubt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Delay of about 14 hours in lodging FIR - In a case of gang rape some delay is inevitable - Medical report that injuries on the victim caused during commission of rape and that injuries could have been suffered within 24 hours or so - Time factor supports the factum of rape - Vaginal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Recovery memo - Evidentiary value of - Recovery of weapon of offence - No witness to recovery - Recovery memo singed by police officer only - Held, no credence can be attached to such recovery - Other evidence also extremely sketchy - Conviction of accused set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Identification of accused - Accused was identified by witness for the first time in Court during recording of evidence - Held, has very little evidentiary value - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Sudden fight - No premeditation - Act done in a sudden fight or in the heat of passion upon a sudden quarrel and if offender does not take any undue advantage or act in a cruel or unusual manner then Exception 4 of S.300 IPC is attracted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 366-- Abduction and gang rape - Quantum of sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to 10 years R.I. - State not filing appeal on question of sentence - No interference on this aspect at this belated stage...........

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