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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149-- U, lawful assembly - Common object - Once all six accused were acquitted by Sessions Judge and no appeal was filed by State against said order, High Court was not justified in convicting A-1 u/ss 148, 149 IPC - Conviction and sentence of A-1 set aside...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 315, 120B-- Offence u/ss 315, 120-B IPC - Fact cannot be denied that a embryo carried by complainant was lifeless on the day of incident - It had to be evacuated by medical procedure which was carried out by A-3 in her own best interest - Continuation of lifeless fetus in the body of complainant would have..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 460-- Murder - Major contradictions in statements of PWs - Prosecution strongly relied upon testimony of two child witnesses, which do not inspire confidence - Incident occurred on the terrace and it is quite surprising that no one interfered or came to place of occurrence until morning - Information..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Bail - Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix specifically stated that she joined the company of accused with her own volition, without any pressure from the side of accused - Thereafter, she remained in the company of accused throughout the night - Record also reveals that in past prosecutrix was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Sentence - Modification - For offence of murder, minimum sentence is `life imprisonment' - High Court cannot modify the sentence to one already undergone - Modification done by High Court was erroneous - Order of High Court removing the cap of 30 years is not correct thus, set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - In first charge sheet and second charge sheet, trial Court awarded consecutive sentences and not concurrent sentences - Both cases were tried together - Conviction was recorded by one common judgment - Sentences were also recorded by one common order - High Court rightly concluded that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Murder - Conviction u/s 304(Part I) - Incident occurred at the spur of moment in heat of anger - Admittedly, accused was in drunken condition at the time of incident - Accused was upset with his father and when his father went to offer him food, he ran inside and picked up a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Conviction - Accused found guilty of two murders and sentenced to undergo 30 years of imprisonment with fine of Rs.3 Lakh - Appreciation of evidence - High Court after taking note of testimony of eye-witnesses recorded brief description of depositions of these witnesses - Furthermore,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - In an offence u/s 304 Part-II IPC intention is missing and prosecution has to prove death of a person in question and such death should be caused by the act of accused knowing that such act is likely to cause death, whereas, for offence u/s 304 Part-I IPC both knowledge and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 325, 326, 34-- Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 324, 325, 326, 34 - Since, petitioners are facing the agony of protracted trial for more than 20 years and after the compromise between parties, complainant has not levelled any allegations regarding threat or misuse of compromise at the instance of petitioners..........

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