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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compensation - Acid attack - 16% burn injury - Victim suffered an uncivilized and heartless crime committed by accused and there is no room for leniency which can be conceived - Accused rightly convicted u/s 326 IPC and sentence of 5 years at least needs no interference - However, it is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Compounding of offence - Cheating - Merely because offence is compoundable still discretion can be exercised by Court having regard to nature of offence - As offence in question has its own effect on society at large, no infirmity in order rejecting application for compounding - However, having..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - S.307 IPC is attracted, if a person causes hurt with intention or knowledge that he may cause death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 34-- Murder - Common intention - A2 and A3 are brothers of A-1 - Though A-2 and A-3 are present on the spot but they were not armed - No evidence brought on record that there was prior meeting of minds between accused and A-2 and A-3 were having knowledge that their brother A-1 was armed with katta -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - If assailant acts with intention or knowledge that such action might cause death, and hurt is caused, then provision of S.307 IPC is applicable - There is no requirement for the injury to be on a `vital part' of the body - Merely causing `hurt' is sufficient to attract S.307..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1A), 27-- Murder - Recovery of pistol and FSL report - Recovery effected from house of A-1 on his confessional statement - FSL report shows that pistol recovered was in working condition and fatal injuries could be caused from using said pistol - Three eye witnesses have attributed specific overt act of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Stabbing a person with knife near his vital organs - In most circumstances it will lead to death of victim - Offence squarely falls u/s 307 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Said statement cannot be used by accused as a defence to shake the prosecution case, where said fact/statement is predicated beyond reasonable doubt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Recovery not proved by independent witness - Said recovery cannot be ignored unless proved to the contrary...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Appreciation of evidence - Statement of eye-witness proved on record - Recovery of weapon and motor cycle proved - Even, statement of PWs 6 & 7 (doctors) clearly states that injury on head attributed is sufficient to cause death - Thus,..........

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