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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Reduction of sentence by High Court - Justifiability - Accused killed his own father - Trial Court while awarding punishment of 3 years R.I itself been leaning towards leniency, in view of fact that accused was 26 years of age at the time of incident - High Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Reduction of sentence - Rash and negligent driving by accused proved on record which resulted in death of four persons apart from injuries to three - Yet trial Court awarded sentence only of 4 months imprisonment on each count of offence u/s 304-A IPC..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Murder - Death sentence - High Court while affirming conviction and sentence as awarded by trial Court, not dealt with issue as to whether conviction recorded by trial Court was justified or not - High Court was sitting as a Court of first appeal, therefore required to revisit entire evidence and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Kidnapping and murder - Death sentence - Accused was 22 years old at the time of commission of crime - He spent 18 years in jail and his conduct is good - Accused tried to join the society and also completed his graduation from jail - More so, from the poems written by accused in jail, it appears..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Stabbing a person with knife near his vital organs - In most circumstances it will lead to death of victim - Offence squarely falls u/s 307 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder - Death sentence - Accused had no criminal history and he was a B.Sc. student at the time of incident - Aggravating circumstance is that accused took advantage of his position in victim's family for committing offences of rape and murder, in as much as family of victim had trusted..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused poured kerosene oil upon his wife and ignited fire, which clearly shows that burn injuries caused with vile intention to kill her - Merely because there was a fight between husband and wife in connection with deceased/wife talking on mobile is not convincing for..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Default bail - Onerous conditions not to be imposed - Order to deposit cash security will indirectly defeat the indefeasible right from coming out on bail - Gravity of offence is not the relevant consideration for grant of statutory bail - For grant of statutory bail Court should be satisfied that..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Accused and deceased were living in rented accommodation, where dead body of deceased was found - He was seen going out after locking the room and room locked for 3 days - Accused made disclosure statement before police and room was opened by accused by taking keys from his..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 11, 12, 13(2), 13(1)(b), (d)-- Criminal offence by company - Company alone can be prosecuted without its directors or a person in charge of affairs of company...........

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