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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304A-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred in the dark night - Accused unable to visibly identify any human form ahead and fired from out of a zeal to scare the thieves which unfortunately hit the deceased - Fact that accused may be cautioned not to have shot because the risk existed of shot hitting to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred long back in the year 1996 - Parties settled the matter - In view of conduct of accused in removing the injured to hospital soon after the incident, sentence of accused set aside - However, compensation of Rs.50,000/- as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Dispute over a trifle matter - Accused overpowered by an uncontrollable fit of anger so much so that he was deprived of his power of self control and fired at deceased and injured - Facts do not conclude that accused had the intention of eliminating anyone of those fired at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - The basic ingredients of the provision are suicidal death and abetment thereof - To constitute abetment, the intention and involvement of the accused to aid or instigate the commission of suicide is imperative - Any severance or absence of any of this constituents would..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9 and 6 years respectively - Witnesses categorically stated that her father used to doubt character of appellant mother - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which her father fell asleep - Co-accused inflicting first blow of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Extra marital affair between wife and contractor forming motive to kill deceased-husband - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which deceased fell asleep - Both accused assaulting deceased with axe resulting in his death - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, 120B-- Murder - Confession - Prosecution relied upon confessional statement of PW3 - PW3 became approver and challenge to the same negated by trial Court and High Court - Statement of PW3 thus, becomes admissible in evidence in view of Ss.133, 114 of Evidence Act - Moreover, confessional statement of PW3..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, 120B-- Murder - Remission of sentence - Power of remission of sentence can be exercised by State - It would be always open to accused to make a necessary representation in this behalf before competent authority - No view is taken thereupon either way - Prayer rejected...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - No iota of evidence on record that deceased was subjected to any kind of cruelty or harassment at the hands of accused or his family - Presence of accused as well as complainant and other relatives at the time of recovery of dead body of deceased reflects that all of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 377, 323, 328, 506-- Anticipatory bail - Rape by father-i, law - There were constant disputes in the family and number of complaints were made to police from both sides - Despite repeated complaints by prosecutrix there is no allegation whatsoever against petitioner having committed rape upon her - Moreover,..........

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