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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149 IPC - Benefit of probation - Offence u/s 326 IPC which carries a sentence of Life Imprisonment cannot be compounded either u/s 360 Cr.P.C or u/s 4 of Probation of Offenders Act - Conviction upheld - However, taking into account other factors like passage..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 34-- Alteration of charge from S.149 IPC to S.34 IPC - Fight between two groups by exchanging gun shots - 11 accused convicted - Eight co-accused were acquitted by High Court u/ss 302, 149 IPC - Charge u/s 149 IPC collapsed against rest of 3 accused, as there could be no unlawful assembly consisting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 506, 34-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 324, 506, 34 IPC - Landlord-tenant dispute - Matter was settled in compromise between parties in presence of injured persons - Sum of Rs.25 lakhs was paid by accused - Landlord-tenant dispute between parties stood cleared/settled - Moreover,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Attempt to murder - Appreciation of evidence - Presence of 11 punctured and bleeding wounds and use of fire arm, leaves no doubt that there was intention to murder - Even, ocular evidence is cogent and corroborated by medical evidence - Thus, second part of S.307 IPC is attracted - Order of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 324, 149, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, 5-- Offence u/ss 304(Part I), 324, 149 IPC - Bomb blast - Injuries sustained by accused persons were duly explained by prosecution - Pellet injuries as sustained by A-3 were as a result of explosion of bomb which was handed by A-2 - As a result of incident, two deceased died and six persons were..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Offence u/ss 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Fifteen named accused and some unnamed accused were mentioned in complaint itself - However, no motive alleged in the complaint - No independent witnesses examined apart from injured witnesses to prove prosecution case - Even injured..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324, 326, 448-- Murder of three minor children and also caused serious injury to fourth minor child - Accused not a previous convict or a professional killer - Motive of accused to commit murder and eliminate family of co-brother is out of family dispute - Case does not fall within category of rarest of rare case..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 325, 326, 34-- Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 324, 325, 326, 34 - Since, petitioners are facing the agony of protracted trial for more than 20 years and after the compromise between parties, complainant has not levelled any allegations regarding threat or misuse of compromise at the instance of petitioners..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 149, 147, 148, 323, 324, 326-- Attempt to murder - Prompt FIR of incident lodged by informant, who himself sustained as many as 18 injuries including lacerated wounds - However, no injury of any of three injured persons is alleged to be on chest or head, vital parts of body - Conviction of accused u/ss 307, 149 IPC held, set..........
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..........

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