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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death by burning - Dying declaration not proved on record - Presence of accused at the place of occurrence also not proved as he had gone for work - Accused was not absconding and in fact I.O himself stated that accused appeared and identified himself - I.O accepted that he failed to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 458, 392, 394, 397, 34-- Lurking house trespass - Voluntary causing hurt in committing robbery - Accused allegedly armed with knife robbed gold chain of complainant and inflicted injuries to her - However, vital contradictions in the statements of PWs about robbing gold chain - Complainant did not furnish any description..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 458-- Offence u/s 458 IPC - Reduction of sentence - A1 already undergone more than period of one year of his sentence - He is not a previous convict and is having clean antecedents and is not involved in any other case - Moreover, overall jail conduct of A1 is satisfactory - Keeping in view of these..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - FIR filed only on the basis of suspicion - All PWs including eye witness turned hostile and did not support prosecution case - Prosecution failed to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt - No error committed by trial Court to acquit accused -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 120B, 34-- Rape - Compromise - FIR cannot be quashed in a non compoundable offence even when complainant does not support the case of prosecution and accused can be acquitted of the charge after considering the evidence on record as it will give an adverse message to the society...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, 120B-- Default bail - For grant of default bail, Court has to see the maximum awardable punishment and not the minimum awardable punishment...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, 120B-- Default bail - Offence u/ss 376, 506, 120-B IPC - Maximum sentence that can be awarded u/s 376 IPC is life imprisonment - Challan can be filed within 90 days - However, Magistrate wrongly allowed bail after 60 days, as Court has to see maximum awarded punishment not the minimum awarded punishment..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Summoning of additional accused - Murder case - Wife of deceased throws an element of suspicion against all accused including petitioner - Eye witness of incident not only stated regarding active participation of accused persons but also the petitioner - Prima facie case against petitioner was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 382, 498-- Attempt to murder - Quashing of FIR - In the interest of justice, even non compoundable cases which are settled between the parties can be decided in terms of settlement between parties...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, 120B-- Default bail - Wrongly allowed - Revisional Court rightly remedied the error by cancelling the bail...........

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