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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- Reduction in sentence - Accused convicted u/s 394 IPC and sentenced to life imprisonment - Accused of young age - Not previous convicts - Not a rarest of rare case - Provision itself providing sentence that may extend upto ten years as an alternative to life imprisonment - Sentence of life..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 302-- Dacoity in running train - Appeal against acquittal - In a case where admissible evidence is ignored, a duty is cast upon the appellate Court to re-appreciate the evidence where the accused has been acquitted, for the purpose of ascertaining as to whether any of the accused really committed any..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 326, 394, 447-- Reduction in sentence - Offence committed in consequence of damage caused by cattle of victim in field of accused - Sentence of life imprisonment reduced to 10 years and a sum of Rs.50,000/- out of fine of Rs.55,000/- be paid to victim - Sentence under other provisions maintained...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 394(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Death during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/s 354 IPC - Appeal abates when it is against imprisonment alone and not when it is an appeal against imprisonment and fine - Appeal is to be decided on merits even when no relative comes forward to continue the appeal...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 364, 302, 34, 394-- Murder - Gang rape - Four accused - Gang rape, murder and stealing her jewellery and throwing her dead body near pasture land - Husband of deceased when not in house, A1 went on cycle to house of deceased and took her along with him - Deceased was last seen in company of A1 - Dead body of deceased..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- Robbery - Eye-witness - Appreciation of evidence - Miscreants fired shots from country made pistols - Mob gathered around - One of the miscreants fired a shot which hit the deceased - Deceased collapsed on the spot - Mob chased the miscreants - One of the miscreants killed - Other escaped and ran..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 394-- Murder - Recovery of weapon of offence, doubtful - Investigation tainted and unfair - Testimony of PW, unreliable - Presence of PW on the spot, doubtful - Prosecution failed to establish charges under Sections 302/34 and 394/34 IPC beyond reasonable doubt against the appellants - Appellants..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 390, 394-- Robbery - Voluntarily causing hurt - Accused inflicted knife blow on shoulder of complainant - Cries of complainant and his wife attracted neighbours who caught the accused - Accused handed over to police - Non-production of weapon or non-examination of Medical Officer, irrelevant - As the accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- Conviction of accused u/s 394 IPC and sentenced to undergo RI for a period of 5 years - High Court reduced sentence to already undergone which is about 358 days - Reasons not assigned - Judgment very short and cryptic which shows non application of mind - Impugned judgment set aside and case..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- No satisfactory evidence that it was the accused who had taken out the money from the pocket of the deceased - No recovery effected after arrest - Conviction u/s 394 IPC cannot be sustained...........

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