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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 201, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(i), 5(m), 5(r), 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape and murder of minor girl aged 7-1/2 years - Appreciation of evidence - As per evidence on record, accused was last seen together with victim as accused gave 1 rupee coin to victim and told one of the witness who was with victim to go away, thereafter dead body of victim was found near house..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 201, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(i), 5(m), 5(r), 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape and murder of minor girl aged 7-1/2 years - Death penalty - Rarest of rare case - Offence committed by accused though brutal and grave but does not warrant death sentence - As, accused is not a previous convict or professional killer - Even, at the time of commission of offence he was 19..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused claiming parity with co-accused who was acquitted - Acquittal of co-accused by giving benefit of doubt by itself can be no ground to discard otherwise reliable evidence which remained unshaken pointing towards complicity of accused in commission of crime - No fault therefore, can..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased suffered as many as 67 injuries most of which were incised wounds caused by sharp weapon like sword - Medical evidence shows that deceased died due to multiple injuries and shock as a result of multiple fractures described in post mortem report - Participation of accused in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Merely because two fatal injuries noticed during post mortem of dead body of deceased, would not bring case within any exception to hold that it was a case of culpable homicide not amounting to murder, particularly, when offence of murder was otherwise proved on record...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Mere presence of three accused at the scene of crime, cannot be basis to record a finding of guilt against any of them by applying S.34 IPC, particularly when proved chain of circumstances is not enough to establish their complicity in causing fatal injuries to deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195(1)(b)(i)-- Private complaint u/s 193 IPC - Offence u/s 195(1)(b)(i) Cr.P.C. punishable u/s 193 IPC - Cognizance of offence cannot be taken on the basis of private complaint...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Proof of grievous or life-threatening hurt - Not a sine qua non for offence u/s 307 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention of accused - Can be ascertained from actual injury, if any, and from surrounding circumstances - Even, nature of weapon used and severity of blows inflicted can be considered to infer intent of accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Lack of forensic evidence to prove grievous or life-threatening injury - Cannot be a basis to hold that S.307 IPC is inapplicable...........

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