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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..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401, 239, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 353, 354-- Revision - Order of discharge - Offence u/ss 353, 354 IPC - Victim/informant is aggrieved by impugned order of discharge of accused - Justice must appear to have been done - Victim should not be deprived of due hearing or her say - Impugned order of discharge set aside with direction to rehear the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Hostile witness - Close relatives of deceased not supported prosecution case in entirety and they were declared hostile - However, no family member have attended funeral of deceased - Conduct of witnesses is unusual, as they have tried to save accused by deposing..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused after killing deceased tried to destroy evidence by burning body - All accused were in the house at the time of incident but they have not explained the circumstances which led to death of deceased - Though there was no eye witnesses to the incident,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape of three years old girl - Plea of alibi - Plea of alibi not taken by accused in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Moreover, accused was on leave from his work on the date of incident, thus plea of alibi that he was on his work place at the relevant date, negated - Convincing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon of offence and clothes of accused - Recovery effected pursuant to information furnished by accused u/s 27 of Evidence Act - Human blood was detected on the articles recovered - No explanation offered by accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. as to how blood..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Property dispute between parties proved on record - Family members of accused were annoyed with deceased, which led them to commit the crime - Motive of crime proved on record...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 323, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 10-- Kidnapping and sexual assault on 5 years old girl - Testimony of victim - Statement of victim recorded in camera with the help of baby doll which is provided to victim having clothes to keep her occupied - Victim categorically pointed out as to what accused had done with her by referring to doll..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 323, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 10-- CCTV footage - Non-production of certificate u/s 65-B of the Act - Kidnapping and sexual assault on 5 years old girl - Two CCTV camera installed outside the house of PW8, an independent witness, were provided to police on their asking and taken on record - Recording in CCTV was in usual course and..........

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