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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Attempt to murder - Pallet injuries - Material contradictions, discrepancies and omissions in statements of PWs - Injuries received by complainant not corroborated by medical report to prove that injury was caused by gunshot - Recovery witnesses turned hostile and not supported prosecution story -..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007, Section 4, 23-- Eviction of son - Property of parents - Son admittedly manhandled his parents for which Criminal cases u/ss 323, 341, 504, 506, 34 IPC is registered against him - He therefore, cannot be permitted to stay in property - Son rightly evicted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 427, 447, 504, 506, 149-- Offence u/ss 379, 427, 447, 504, 506, 149 IPC - Property dispute between parties and civil suit pending in regard to said dispute - No cogent evidence on record to indicate possession of complainant over land - Entire case of unlawful cutting of crop thus, rendered doubtful - No independent..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), 199, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Magistrate cannot order registration of case u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. as bar u/s 199 Cr.P.C. applies...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Medical evidence - Prosecution failed to prove exact time of death of deceased - Deceased was a drug addict who died due to overdose of drugs - Possibility of deceased injecting himself cannot be negated - There is also possibility of deceased calling some other..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 34-- Alteration of charge from S.149 IPC to S.34 IPC - If common object which is subject matter of charge u/s 149 IPC does not necessarily involve a common intention, then substitution of S.34 IPC for S.149 IPC might result in prejudice to accused and ought not therefore to be permitted - But if facts..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Motive put forth is that PW10 was close to accused `S' who introduced her to deceased - Two had developed close relationship which was not liked by accused `S', who thereafter conspired with A-2 to Kill deceased - However, in first complaint, there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 34-- Alteration of charge from S.149 IPC to S.34 IPC - Fight between two groups by exchanging gun shots - 11 accused convicted - Eight co-accused were acquitted by High Court u/ss 302, 149 IPC - Charge u/s 149 IPC collapsed against rest of 3 accused, as there could be no unlawful assembly consisting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased and accused were sleeping in one room and deceased died due to overdose of drug - No evidence on record that A-2 injected poisonous substance into body of deceased - Circumstances proved cannot lead to inference that it is accused alone who committed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Motive - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - If prosecution establishes motive for accused to commit crime it will undoubtedly strengthen prosecution version based on circumstantial evidence, but that is far cry from saying that absence of motive for the commission of crime by accused will..........

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