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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Quashing of summoning order - Perusal of complaint and material available on record make out a prima facie case against accused - There appear to be sufficient ground for proceeding against accused - No justification to quash the complaint or the summoning order...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 353, 504, 294, 34-- Offence u/ss 353, 504, 294, 34 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Incident in question is quite old and seems to have occurred at the spur of moment - Accused already undergone one month's jail sentence out of three months awarded to him - He has no criminal antecedent in his past life and not required..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 384, 506, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 26, 27-- Confession of co-accused - Evidentiary value - Confessional statement of co-accused cannot by itself be taken as a substantive piece of evidence against another accused and thus, cannot be made basis for conviction of accused without corroboration - Such statement can at best be used or utilized..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Bail - Rape - Prosecutrix is major and married woman having two children - Statement of prosecutrix being a virgin thus, cannot be said to be correct - More so, no recovery is ought to be effected from accused and at this point of time there is no apprehension of accused threatening, intimidating..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 326, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Identity of accused - Alleged assault upon injured witnesses were sudden when they were sleeping - Injuries inflicted within 2 minutes only - It is unbelievable that a person who was sleeping will identify assailants in 2 minutes that too during mid night - Name of assailants..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 295A-- `Wink' in picturization of a folk song - Does not tantamount to an insult or attempt to insult the religion or the religious beliefs of a class of citizens - FIR quashed...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A-- Kidnapping of two minor girls - No eye witness in the case except victim girls - No evidence on record that both the girls were induced with intent that they may be forced or seduced to have illicit intercourse with any person - They have not raised any objection at any point of time while..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Two dying declarations - Death by burning - Inconsistency between two dying declarations as to who set deceased on fire - Benefit of doubt thus, given to accused - Accused rightly acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Multiple dying declarations - Creating huge doubt on their veracity inasmuch as there was contradictory variance as to the facts of presence of accused at the scene of offence at the time of incident, bringing victim to the hospital and impact of the presence and provocation of relatives..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 324, 34-- Offence u/ss 307, 323, 324, 34 IPC - Injuries on PW2 were simple in nature - There is no consideration of nature of injuries in conviction u/ss 307, 34 IPC - Conviction of accused u/s 307 IPC set aside - However, conviction of accused u/ss 323, 324, 34 IPC not interfered with...........

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