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TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Complete inconsistency regarding presence of PWs at scene of offence, manner in which attack took place and person who accompanied deceased to hospital - These inherent contradictions in evidence of PWs throw serious doubt on veracity of their testimony -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii)(iii)-- Offence u/ss 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii)(iii) IPC - Allegation that wrongful loss caused to State Government by accused by making forged entry in stock register and other relevant record - However, trial Court acquitted accused for offences u/ss 420, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Fact of misappropriation of..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Mere seizure of weapon from person does not establish nexus between offence and person from whose possession weapon is seized, unless prosecution establishes that it is with that weapon that offence is committed - In the instant case, investigation agency failed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 239, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Discharge - Financial fraud - Forged documents - One Time Settlement - Accused got Letters of credits (L.Cs) issued by bank in favour of fictitious companies proposed by them and said companies got the same discounted by attaching their bogus bills - It is not a simple case where accused borrowed..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19-- Sanction for prosecution - Not required for passing an order u/s 156(3) or for search warrant - However, it is required at the stage of taking cognizance of offence, when Magistrate applies his mind to legal proceedings and considers police report or material before it...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304- - Nature of offence - Injury inflicted by accused was gunshot injury directed towards face of deceased from distance of merely 15 cms - In such circumstances, accused must be imputed to cause such bodily injury as was likely to cause death, if not the intention to cause death - Hence, trial Court..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304- - Offence u/s 304 Part-I IPC - Reduction of sentence - Aggravating and mitigating circumstances - As per evidence on record incident was sparked by indecent behaviour of accused - However, accused is of young age and did not act in cruel or unusual manner as there was only one solitary gunshot..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 147, 148, 149, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Offence u/ss 325, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Interested/relative witnesses - Evidence of PWs are consistent with respect to manner of occurrence, part played by accused and place of occurrence, which was duly corroborated by medical evidence - Severe injuries sustained by informant on his nose..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Part-I, 324, 509, Arms Act, 1959, S.27, Evidence Act, 1872, S.3 - Offence u/ss.304 Part-I, 324, 509 and S.27 Arms Act - Appreciation of evidence - Parking dispute between accused and deceased - Story of prosecution duly corroborated by post-mortem report, forensic evidence and Ballistics report -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand - Enquiry by accused as to whether money had been brought or not - By no means constitute demand as enjoined in law as an ingredient of the offence - Such a stray query ipso facto in the absence of any other cogent and persuasive evidence cannot amount to demand to..........

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