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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 34-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common intention - Held, even if accused has not been charged with aid of S.34 IPC and instead charged with aid of S.149 IPC, he can be convicted with aid of S.34 IPC when evidence shows that there was common intention to commit crime and no prejudice or injustice has..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A- - Cruelty - Cognizance of offence - Parties getting divorce by mutual consent and do not want to proceed further in the case - Police filed negative final report - Magistrate has not given any cogent reason for not accepting the final report - Impugned order set aside and matter remanded back for..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Prosecution failed to prove beyond all reasonable doubt that incident took place in the manner as suggested by prosecution - Possibilities of the incident having taken place in the manner as suggested by defence cannot be completely ruled out - Accused acquitted - No interference in order..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178(c)-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Jurisdiction - Offence was a continuing one having been committed in more local areas and one of local areas being at place `B' - Entrustment of Streedhan was also at place `B' - Held, S.178(c) Cr.P.C is attracted and proceedings at place `B' are within jurisdiction...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 326, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Five persons assaulted and one died - Four injured were alive but only first informant and his sister were examined, rest injured withheld by prosecution - No independent witness to support the prosecution version - Motive assigned was not sufficient - Prosecution failed to establish the..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376(2)-- Kidnapping and rape - Conviction - Validity - Victim aged below 16 years - Accused, by false representation, instead of taking victim to park as suggested by him took her to distant place and there-from to other places - No evidence that victim had gone with consent of her lawful guardian -..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376(2)-- Kidnapping and rape - Running of sentences - Held, trial Court is competent to direct sentences to run consecutively but for fact that sentence to imprisonment cannot be longer than 14 years - In present case, appellant has been awarded sentence for R.I. for 10 years for offence u/s.376(2) IPC and..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376(2)-- Kidnapping and rape - Imposition of fine - Accused was wage earner hailing from rural background staying in distant place - He left his native place for earning livelihood at age of 23 years - Major part of youth of accused spent inside jail - Held, sentence of fine of Rs.20,000/- for offence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 377-- Murder - Unnatural sex - Sentence - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased, 10 years old only child of mother, last seen in company of accused - Presence of deceased in room of accused has been clearly established - DNA test report shows that deceased was subjected to unnatural sex before death -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354-- Murder -Imposition of sentence - Held, Courts in appropriate cases may call for report to determine whether accused could be reformed or rehabilitated...........

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