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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325-- Offence u/s 325 IPC - Quantum of sentence - Once accused is held guilty of commission of offence u/s 325 IPC, then imposition of jail sentence and fine on accused is mandatory - Thus, High Court was not right in setting aside entire jail sentence of accused, while upholding his conviction u/s 325..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Quantum of sentence - Incident occurred 28 years ago - Accused `C' already suffered pain and agony of protracted trial for a long period of 28 years - Sentence of 4 years u/s 304(Part I) IPC, shall serve ends of justice...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325-- Offence u/s 325 IPC - Quantum of sentence - Period already undergone (40 days) by accused while he was in detention, as under-trial and as convict, can be treated as jail sentence, once awarded to accused u/s 325 IPC - Taking into account time consumed in litigation i.e 37 years coupled with..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Deceased and accused are real brothers - Incident occurred due to some money transaction in a fit of anger - No evidence on record to prove motive of crime - Accused did not have any intention to cause death of deceased - Even otherwise, except statements of two eye witnesses,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376D-- Juvenile - Bail - Kidnapping and rape - Gravity of offence is not a ground to deny bail to a juvenile/accused, unless conduct of accused is such to indicate that in all likelihood, after being released on bail, accused will indulge into more crimes - If there are no imminent chances of his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B, 201, 34-- Compliant u/ss 420, 467, 468, 471, 120-B, 201, 34 IPC - Warrant case - Death of complainant - There is no provision in Chapter XIX, `Trial of warrant cases by Magistrate' that in event of death of complainant, complaint is to be rejected - Thus, legal heirs of complainant rightly permitted to come..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 149, Arms Act, 1969, Section 27, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Attempt to murder - Appreciation of evidence - Presence of injured witness on spot of incident not denied by accused - Accused failed to explain injuries sustained by injured witnesses - Recovery of weapon proved on record - Moreover, reliable and consistent testimony of injured witnesses duly..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Order framing charge - Injuries received by victims were so trivial that medical officer did not even suggest X-ray examination - Ex-facie there is no evidence on record to show that accused intended to kill victims - Injuries were received in a flurry of brick bats being..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - When there is no evidence of intention and motive on record, then it cannot be presumed that prosecution proved its case beyond reasonable doubt, particularly, when it is a case in which accused is not challenging incident but only his prayer is to alter offence u/s 302 IPC to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 420-- Rape - False promise of marriage - Prosecutrix already stood married and without getting it dissolved, insisting upon getting married to accused - She is not only older in age to accused but she is well settled in life and drawing good salary, whereas, accused still a student and had not settled..........

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