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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 201-- Rape and murder of 7 years girl - PW1 scribe of FIR did not disclose to anyone that he had last seen the appellant with the deceased - Not mentioned in the FIR - Casts a serious doubt on last seen evidence - PW2 made no disclosure in the night regarding last seen - Human semen found on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21, 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Confession made by accused to his friend which is proved to be voluntary - Even, motive is proved on record - Moreover, FSL report and DNA report matched with blood group of deceased - Prosecution proved its case beyond reasonable..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Unlawful assembly - 11 persons formed unlawful assembly and committed the offence of murder - Presence of 5 persons proved - As regards 6 others there were contradictions - Held, in the circumstances there was reasonable doubt about their presence at the scene of occurrence - It will be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Reduction of sentence - On the ground of long pending trial - Held, reduction of sentence merely on the ground of long pending trial is not justified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368, 354-- Murder - Death sentence - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of 5 persons and sentenced to death by trial Court - High Court commuted sentence to life imprisonment with direction that accused shall not be released from prison unless he serves 20 years of imprisonment including the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 141-- Unlawful assembly - Common object may also be developed at the time of incident...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Reduction of sentence - On the ground that it will further the enmity between the families of victim and the accused - Held, this ground is irrelevant for the purpose of determining the sentence - Courts cannot let the accused go scot free on mere suspicion of eruption of enmity between the..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Acquittal - Validity - Accused alleged to have fired from his pistol at stomach of deceased - Accused also sustained injury in same occurrence - Delay in lodging FIR - No explanation regarding injuries of accused either in fard beyan or evidence of informant and other witnesses..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 32-- Murder - Oral dying declaration - Reliability - Accused persons alleged to have assaulted 70 years old lady by lathi - PW5 (eye-witness) informed PW1 (deceased's son) about the incident - PW5 deposed that deceased was assaulted by A1 - He did not make any allegation against A2 - PW1 alleged that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Investigation - The Investigating Officer must ensure that the victim of rape should be handled carefully by lady police official/officer, depending upon the availability of such official/officer - The victim should be sent for medical examination at the earliest and her statement should be..........

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