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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4-- Application for removal of name of accused from charge sheet - Beant Singh Murder case - Merely because period of 22 years elapsed after the incident and accused succeeded in avoiding his arrest for a considerable long period, is no ground for removal of his name from charge sheet - There is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 302, 343, 210, 218, 120B-- Robbery and murder - Delay of 1 year and 4 months in reporting incident by PW6 to I.O - Evidence on record shows that PW6 was spared by A-1 to A-3 only on assurance that he will not reveal about incident to anybody - It was only after CBI took up the investigation and PW6 mustered strength to..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Compensation - Defective investigation - Murder case - Accused suffered agony of facing criminal prosecution for a period of 20 years for committing the murder of a man who was later on found alive - I.O after knowing the said fact investigated the case from 1996 to 2006 and has shown utter..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Double murder case - Police could not solve case, for more than 2 years and 5 months, despite their best efforts - It seems that police has not made serious efforts to trace out the assailants/murderers - Investigation of case transferred to CBI - Application..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326, 143, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Eye witnesses to incident stated that injuries sustained by sharp cutting object which is further corroborated by PW10 - Testimony of eye witnesses fully corroborated with each other with regard to involvement of accused - Medical evidence supported ocular evidence of eye witnesses -..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Statements of interested witnesses - Murder - Sexual harassment - PWs 6 & 7 happens to be child/eye witnesses of incident and related to deceased - They stated the entire incident - No material contradiction found in their testimony - Testimony of said eye witnesses cannot be discarded merely..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Medical evidence - Murder - Sexual harassment - Non-finding of any injury on stomach of deceased by doctor, as alleged by PWs - Not very material and also not going to shatter prosecution case, as incised wound on neck and limbs of deceased is sufficient for resulting death of deceased...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Murder - Sexual harassment - Death sentence - Accused committed murder of teenaged girl on her refusal to accept offer of his love and marry him - It does not come in purview of rarest of rare case - Capital punishment held, commuted to life imprisonment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Object - S.498-A IPC was inserted in statue with laudable object of punishing cruelty at the hands of husband or his relatives against a wife particularly when such cruelty had potential to result in suicide or murder of a woman...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - Material variation in version of prosecution regarding motive for accused to attack deceased - Hence, credibility of prosecution case at very inception itself received severe jolt - Prosecution failed to prove motive - Accused acquitted...........

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