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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife and 1-1/2 years child - Accused had earlier murdered his wife and was convicted - While on parole accused murdered his wife and 1-1/2 years child with jambia, a hunting knife used for attack, while deceased were helpless and asleep - PW21, an old woman related to accused, on hearing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death sentence - Murder of wife and 1-1/2 years child - Appellant had earlier committed murder of his first wife and was convicted - While on parole appellant committed another murder - Murder of defenceless child of 1-1/2 years, murder with jambia, a hunting knife used for attack, not ordinarily..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Reduction in sentence - Rape of minor girl of 9 years - Accused sentenced to life imprisonment - Accused did not inflict any grievous bodily harm - Nevertheless the extent of psychological harm cannot be measured - Conviction of life imprisonment reduced to rigorous imprisonment for ten..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Appeal - Suspension of sentence - Granted on the ground that accused had been granted parole on three occasions and there was no allegation of any misuse of liberty during the period of parole without considering relevant factors for suspension of sentence - Order directing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1997
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Felonious propensity of offender is a factor required to be considered but cannot be the sole basis - Other factors like motive, manner and magnitude are also to be taken into consideration - Appellant a life convict, committed murder while on parole - Held, this is not..........

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