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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I).304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred in the heat of passion and on sudden provocation when his mother/deceased refused to abandon her paramour - No evidence on record proving that act of accused by which death of deceased was caused was done by him with intention of causing death or causing such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - In the instant case, accused and deceased were madly in love and wanted to marry but their parents opposed - Both decided to commit suicide and consumed copper sulphate - However, accused survived - Deceased left a suicide note stating we and no one else is responsible for our death -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 326-- Nature of offence - Injury sustained by injured is not which is likely to cause death as per injury report - Ingredients of S.326 IPC not present - Thus, simple hurt is caused to injured as such offence u/s 323 IPC is made out against accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder Circumstantial evidence - Circumstantial evidence of the following character needs to be fully established:- (i) Circumstances should be fully proved; (ii) Circumstances should be conclusive in nature; (iii) All the facts established should be consistent only with the hypothesis of guilt;..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B-- Nature of offence - Murder or accident - Collusion of truck and jeep on right side and occupants of truck fled away from the spot - Photographs on record shows that tyre marks on the spot which indicated that brakes were applied to avoid accident - False implication due to previous enmity was a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 328, 120B, Punjab Excise Act, 1914, Section 61(1)(a), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 7-- Hooch tragedy - Consumption of poisonous liquor by hundreds of people - All victims, immediately after suffering the consequences of consuming liquor, made specific and categorical statement that they had purchased liquor from vends of accused - Such statements become relevant u/s 7 of Evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Post mortem report of deceased shows that there were number of injuries on the body of deceased - But none of injuries by itself was sufficient for causing death - Evidence on record shows that throughout the night accused was beating deceased but she survived next day till..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 86-- Trial of offences against children - Children's Court can try the offences against children or violation of child rights if and only if at least one of offences alleged is punishable with imprisonment for a term exceeding 7 years irrespective of whether the offences alleged are offences under IPC..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 328, 120B, Punjab Excise Act, 1914, Section 61(1)(a)-- Hooch tragedy - Consumption of poisonous liquor by hundreds of people - Scores of them died and many more were rendered permanently blind - Direct evidence produced showing involvement of accused in commission of ghastly crime - Spurious liquor was purchased from shops of accused - Even though..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 473, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Delay of 17 days in filing charge sheet - High Court by exercise its power u/s 482, Cr.P.C., condoned the same in the interests of justice in view of the fact that two lives have been lost and it will be a travesty of justice if accused is allowed to go scot-free on the ground of limitation...........

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