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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred without premeditation after sudden altercation between parties which resulted in fatal mishap - There was exchange of words between accused and deceased which led to a scuffle over use of motorcycle - No prior enmity between parties - One fatal injury..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - S.307 IPC provides three punishments for three classes of nature of cases i.e (i) first class of cases, which falls in first part, prescribes term `which may extend to ten years and fine'; (ii) second class of cases, which falls in second part, prescribes either `imprisonment..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Quantum of sentence - Facts of case squarely covered under first and second part of S.307 IPC, as gunshot injury caused by accused to victim was grievous in nature - Bullet injury caused in head of victim, which is most delicate and vital part of body - All accused gone to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was juvenile at time of occurrence - However, now petitioner is 31 years of age and he cannot be kept in Observation Home due to his age nor his sentence can be executed at any other place - Thus, sentence imposed upon petitioner reduced to sentence already..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 201, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Statement of last seen witnesses recorded after 4 months of incident - Two last seen witnesses declared hostile by prosecution - Statement of PW1 recorded after such delay, shows that he has not seen accused alongwith goats - Last seen..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of silver and gold ornaments - Recovery made after four months of incident and recovery witnesses not supported prosecution case - Thus, no question of identification made by PW3 - Trial Court convicted accused on basis of presumption drawn u/s 114 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Proximate cause of death was septicaemia in an operated case - There were some injuries on body of deceased but those were not sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death - Deceased survived for 51 days - Thus, conviction u/s 302 IPC modified to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - All material witnesses including eye witnesses not supported prosecution case - FSL report does not prove that fire arm injury to deceased was caused by country made pistol recovered from accused by police - Moreover, prosecution failed to prove that any money was looted from..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392-- Triple murder case - Robbery - Motive of crime proved on record, as day before incident accused was hurt by utterances of deceased, which resulted in murder of deceased - Accused has gone to deceased`s house in absence of other family members and killed her along with two children - Plea of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - An act even though sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death, would not constitute an offence u/s 307 IPC if necessary `intention' or `knowledge' is lacking - However, if `intention' or `knowledge' is present, offender would be guilty of an offence u/s 307 IPC,..........

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