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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand of bribe is sine qua non to convict the accused for offence u/ss 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2) of the Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- `Conscious possession' - No firearm or weapon recovered from any of petitioners - Neither petitioners have extended any threat to any person or police official - No offence, therefore, u/s 25 of the Act is made out against petitioners...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Recovery of 65 grams of smack - Reduction in sentence - Contraband recovered from accused is slightly above small quantity of 50 grams - Accused during his incarceration committed no jail offence - Accused neither required nor involved in any other case - Thus, sentence of accused is reduced to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Deceased died due to septicaemia after sixty two days of incident, which was indirectly due to injuries sustained by deceased - Accused `N' used country made pistol at deceased at his head thus he had the intention of causing such bodily injury as is likely to cause death -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Merely because deceased survived for sixty two days and his condition was stable when he was discharged from hospital, Court cannot draw an inference that intended injury caused was sufficient in the ordinary course of nature to cause death so as to attract S.300 clause (3) IPC..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 34-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Common intention - Both the accused came together armed with firearms and indiscriminately fired from their country made pistols at deceased and his wife respectively - Conduct of accused and the manner in which crime was committed is sufficient to attract S.34 IPC as..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 15-- Offence u/ss 420, 120-B IPC and S.15 of P.C. Act - Quashing of FIR - Allegation that tenders were invited for supply of drawing copies of 80 gsm - However, petitioners supplied copies of 58 gsm without inviting fresh tenders in violation of procedure prescribed under provision of GF & AR - Prima..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - To constitute an offence u/s 306 IPC, prosecution must allege that wife was subjected to cruelty with clear cut mens rea to drive wife to commit suicide - Routine quarrel between husband and wife without there being any mens rea to commit suicide would not amount to abetment..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR at preliminary stage - Where from the perusal of FIR and evidence collected, a cognizable offence is disclosed to have been committed by a person, High Court should not quash such an FIR at a preliminary stage in exercise of its power conferred upon it u/s 482 Cr.P.C. or u/art 226..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(B), 20(C)-- Nature of offence - Recovery of 692 gms charas - Intermediate quantity - Accused found to be in possession of 692 gms of charas which is in the intermediate bracket - Conviction altered from S.20(c) to S.20(b) of the Act...........

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