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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18, 29, 61, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Recovery of 500 gms opium - Bail - Recovery not commercial quantity - Investigation is complete - Petitioner not required for custodial interrogation - Trial would be concluded in due course of time - Contention that if bail is granted, then petitioner would commit the similar offence, is..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Domestic quarrel between accused and deceased for a long time - Occurrence was not out of any pre-mediation - At the end of quarrel accused strangulated the deceased - There would have some provocative act on the part of deceased which would have made the accused to lose his..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) - Testimony of eye witnesses - Merely because a complaint is not marked through eye witness PW1, who is an illiterate man, that would not in any manner make his oral evidence given in Court on oath unbelievable...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) - Testimony of eye witnesses - PWs.1, 2 are parents of deceased who came to the spot after receiving information from the neighbor of deceased - They vividly spoke about the entire incident, as accused strangulated the deceased in front of them and on seeing them, accused..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) - Quantum of punishment - Accused is the sole bread earner of family having three brothers - He had no bad antecedents - After occurrence accused not involved in any other offence - There are lots of chances for reformation - Moreover, there was no pre-mediation for..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409-- Criminal breach of trust - Misappropriation of amount by Branch Postmaster - Accused being public servant acted callously and negligently in discharge of his official duty which amounts to dereliction of duty, since he allegedly kept amount in defiance of official instructions - Such..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 203, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34-- Dismissal of complaint - Offence u/ss 302, 120-B, 34 IPC - Medical evidence that incident is accidental and death caused due to shock on account of injuries sustained by deceased - Presence of alcohol in the body of deceased also found - There is no eye witness of incident and no circumstantial..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Non-compoundable offences are basically an obstruction in entering into compromise - However, notwithstanding the fact that offence u/s 498-A IPC is a no, compoundable offence, there should be no impediment in quashing FIR u/s 498-A IPC, if..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute mutually and amicably settled between parties - Continuation of proceedings arising out of FIR in question would be an exercise in futility - It is a fit case for Court to exercise its inherent jurisdiction - FIR..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18, 8(c), 21(c)-- Offence u/s 8(c) and 21(c) of Act - Reduction of default sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo R.I of 10 years along with 1 lac fine in default to undergo further period of six months - They suffered a substantive sentence of 10 years but during these ten years they failed to pay..........

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