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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 2-- Attempt to murder - Conviction - Validity - Accused alleged to be armed with sword came and assaulted victim at night - Six injuries were found on person of victim out of which one was fracture of parietal bone and, therefore, grievous in nature - All other injuries were simple in nature - There..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death penalty - Extreme penalty of death need not be inflicted except in gravest cases of extreme culpability - Balance sheet of aggravating and mitigating circumstances has to be drawn up and in doing so mitigating circumstances have to be accorded full weightage and a just balance has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Last seen theory - Held, in cases where accused was last seen with deceased victim just before incident, it becomes duty of accused to explain circumstances under which death of victim occurred...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Compounding of offence - Accused convicted u/s.307 IPC and sentenced to undergo 10 years R.I. - Parties entered into compromise during pendency of appeal - High Court quashed proceedings on the ground that it was a crime against "an individual" rather than against "the society..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I & II)- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Intention to cause death - Knowledge to cause death - Held, Part-I applies where accused causes bodily injury with intention to cause death or with intention to cause such bodily injury as is likely to cause death - Part-II comes into play when death is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Injuries inflicted on person of deceased in a heat of passion and a sudden arousal of emotions - Injury which had subsequently become fatal was 2 cm in length - Deceased died after one month of infliction of injuries - No material on record to show..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Held, Exception IV of S.300 IPC is based on the proposition that where an offence has been committed without any premeditation in a sudden fight in heat of passion and offender had not acted in a cruel or unusual manner, then accused is entitled to seek..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Bail - Murder - Complainant, at the time of lodging of FIR, has specifically stated the names of persons who had entered his house - It is only in supplementary statement suffered by complainant that the name of petitioner has figured - Further, petitioner was empty handed at the time of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused allegedly killed his brother and mother - Accused entered and exited quarter of deceased through an exit hole of bathroom and door of room in which deceased were found dead was closed from inside - Such entry was likely by that person who was well..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 32-- Murder or culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Proof - Appellant without any premeditation set fire on clothes of prosecutrix after dousing her with kerosene - Incident admittedly took place when prosecutrix resisted appellant to commit rape - In FIR, a dying declaration, it was mentioned..........

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