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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 326, 506-- Attempt to murder - Quantum of sentence - Accused sentenced to suffer life imprisonment which is maximum sentence which may be awarded to said crime - No doubt criminal case for murder of father of victim is recorded against accused, but he was acquitted from the same - In view of proportionality..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Single shot injury - FIR lodged without delay - Source of light on spot proved on record - Accused attempted assault and is directly involved in commission of offence - Co-accused though present and stated to be armed with weapons on spot, but no assault attributed to co-accused - No..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294A, 420, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - At the stage of investigation - Validity - Offence u/ss 294-A, 420, 120-B IPC - Accused allegedly printed lottery tickets and sold it without permission and amassed enormous profit from the same - Huge amount of cash of Rs.7.2 crores recovered from house of accused and such..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 298, 323, 324, 341, 307, 302, 34-- Bail - Offence u/ss 298, 323, 324, 341, 307, 302, 34 IPC - Incident occurred over issue of seats sharing etc. in train and there is neither any evidence of any preplanning to cause incident deliberately or intentionally to cause communal disharmony - There is not even remote whisper that..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401, 482-- Summoning of accused by revisionary Court - Offence u/ss 342, 500, 120-B IPC - There is no dispute that complaint filed by complainant was dismissed by Magistrate and complainant challenged the said order before revisionary Court - However, there is no evidence on record that revisionary Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Marriage-- Two individuals consenting to marry - Dictates of Khap Panchayat/Local community/Family - Guidelines issued : Preventive Steps - (a) State Governments should forthwith identify Districts, Sub-Divisions and/or Villages where instances of honour killing or assembly of Khap Panchayats have been..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 455-- Plea of juvenility - Raised for the first time in Supreme Court - State admitted age of accused as on date of offence and they were juveniles on the date of occurrence - Incident occurred almost 2 decades back - Entire proceedings including punishment/sentence awarded should not be interfered with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Interested witnesses - Motive of crime is clear as on previous day of occurrence also, parties met at police station regarding some issue - Evidence of ocular witnesses narrates guilt of accused beyond reasonable doubt and corroborates with medical evidence - Testimonies of interested..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Evidence of eye witness/PW3 - PW3 narrated incident that deceased was attacked by accused explaining role played by each of accused - Evidence of PW3 also credible and corroborated with medical evidence - Evidence of PW3 cannot be disbelieved merely on the ground that DW1 stated that on..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(1)-- Rape - Rupture of hymen is not the conclusive proof of sexual intercourse, as it can be ruptured by any other mode than sexual intercourse...........

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