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SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Dying declaration - Political rivals - Contents of MLC shows that it was written not only on the declaration given by deceased but also on the declaration of his party supporters - Such a declaration cannot be held, to be dying declaration u/s 32 of Evidence Act - As regarding version of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PW1, wife of deceased stated that there was no enmity between accused and deceased - Even accused were close relative of deceased and he had friendly terms with deceased - Enmity alleged was with co-accused - More so, two co-accused including..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Three dying declarations - Murder - Death by burning - Deceased made one oral and two written dying declarations - There is immediate disclosure of deceased to her mother in her first dying declaration that accused is author for burning and ran after the incident - Both written dying declarations..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Merely on the basis of size of injury it cannot be said that offence u/s 307 IPC is not made out...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Evidence on record shows that accused was having intention or at least knowledge that his act of inflicting knife blow in the abdomen of injured may cause his death - Accused used a sharp edged weapon like knife which he was already carrying with him - Blow was aimed at a vital..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360-- Attempt to murder - Benefit of probation - Accused inflicted knife blow in the abdomen of injured after taking undue advantage of position of injured - A brutal attack perpetuated by accused calls for both a deterrent and a retributive punishment - Sentence of four years cannot be said too severe..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 397, 34-- Murder - Robbery - Common intention - Appeal against conviction - Only role attributed to accused Nos.3 & 4 is that they caught hold of complainant and embraced him - Nothing attributed to them for attacking deceased - Accused Nos.3 & 4 in such circumstances, could not be attributed common..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 397, 34-- Murder - Robbery - Common intention - Appeal against conviction - Incident occurred all of a sudden when accused met the complainant party who were returning to their home - Version of eye witness PW1 that accused Nos.1 & 2 inflicted knife blows on abdomen of deceased and snatched away his gold..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 506-- Double murder - Death sentence - Accused was also convicted earlier u/s 304(i) IPC - Though accused killed two women in brutal and gruesome manner but there is also a mitigating circumstance in favour of accused that motive was due to land dispute and occurrence was proceeded by a quarrel - It is..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Attempt to murder - Compromise - Offence u/s 307 IPC is not compoundable - However, taking into consideration the totality of the entire facts and circumstances of the case, sentence reduced to already undergone...........

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