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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 511, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 6, 8, 12-- Rape of minor girl - Quantum of sentence - Accused awarded life imprisonment for commission of offences in question - No factor to award maximum sentence indicated by Trial Court - Sentence of life imprisonment held, reduced to R.I of 10 years with fine of Rs.5000/- for commission of offence u/s..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 148-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Delay of 55 days in conducting TIP - Murder case - Prosecution did not take any effort to arrest or interrogate accused for 6 weeks despite their involvement was brought to light - No reasonable explanation given for inordinate delay of 55 days in conducting TIP..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 148-- Murder - Incompatibility between post mortem report and FSL report - Post-mortem report describes that there were only two wounds in the body of deceased, one being entry and other exit wound - Allegedly a bullet was still recovered from ashes of deceased - FSL report shows that bullet was charred..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 148-- Murder - Defective investigation - Place of occurrence not ascertained - Prosecution failed to examine one person which was also injured in the same incident - No independent witness adduced by prosecution - Though charges u/s 307 IPC is framed but prosecution failed to substantiate the same by..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(33), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Heinous offence - Attempt to murder - Minimum punishment is not prescribed u/s 307 IPC, but punishment may extend to 10 years and fine - Thus, due to benchmark of minimum punishment of 7 years or more, S.307 IPC cannot fall within ambit of heinous offences...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(33), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Transfer of case to Children's Court - Attempt to murder - Petitioners though are between age group of 16 to 18 years, they have not committed heinous offences, as S.307 IPC cannot fall within ambit of heinous offences - Case of petitioners, thus, not covered u/s 15 of the JJ Act - No order..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377, 34, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4-- Juvenile - Bail - Unnatural offence - No exceptional circumstances found to decline bail to a juvenile as indicated in S.12 of JJ Act - Bail held, granted to juvenile...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 393-- Robbery - Evidence on record shows that all the accused were jointly concerned in commission of crime - Even though each accused may not be concerned in causing of injury on PW7, but recoveries effected at the time of apprehension and arrest which was soon after the occurrence, would make them..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Attempt to murder - Non-conducting of Test Identification Parade (TIP) - PW7 suffered a fire arm injury at the hands of accused - He has given detailed sequence of events - Complainant also deposed on similar lines as PW7 - It was complainant who chased and apprehended accused after shooting took..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 23-- Jab on shoulder of student by teacher - No mark of violence or injury on the body of minor child - Chastisement was done in good faith for the benefit of the child - Parents, teachers and other persons in loco parentis are entitled as a disciplinary measure to apply a reasonable degree of force to..........

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