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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Reduction of sentence - Accused is only bread earner of his family - He remained in custody for more than 3 years - Sentence of accused reduced to period already undergone by him...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Medical evidence - Death occurred by asphyxia as a result of constriction of neck and not due to hanging by rope, though conforms to the manner of execution of offence, as narrated by PW1, however, in view of inherent improbabilities and incongruities in his evidence, it is not safe to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Motive - Testimony of sole eye witness/PW1 with regard to illicit relationship between accused persons, his revelation to the mother of deceased that he and co-accused were seen in a compromising position in their house with the door open and reprimand of the mother (PW3) for the "secret..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Murder case - No definite evidence on record that accused and deceased were last seen together - Time gap is too long when deceased left the factory and recovery of body - Possibility of others intervening cannot be ruled out - Last seen theory, held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Solitary eye witness to the incident - PW1/sole eye witness related to both deceased and accused - Incident occurred during the mid night and PW1 stated to have witnessed the incident - However, PW1 did not utter a sound or make a shriek or raise any alarm either to prevent the occurrence..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of mobile belonging to deceased without SIM - Murder case - Accused arrested after a gap of 15 days of incident - Mobile phone was of no substantial value to be detained by accused in his possession at the time of apprehension in a dramatic manner - No..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Murder case - Prosecution unable to establish accused's motive to commit heinous crime of murder of his room mate - No hostility or prior enmity or ill-will between accused and deceased - Motive held, not proved - Even prosecution miserably failed to prove that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193, 203, 420, 467, 468, 471-- Offence u/ss 193, 203, 420, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Wrong facts in nomination paper to escape disqualification pertaining to third child cannot be considered so as to constitute offence of cheating - Allegation made in FIR do not disclose any cognizable offence - At the most remedy available to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 471, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c)(d), 13(2)-- Misappropriation and embezzlement of public funds - Sufficient material on record to show that accused had indulged in acts of misappropriation and embezzlement of public funds by unauthorizedly processing bills which he received not through proper channel - Both the Courts below thoroughly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 471, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c)(d), 13(2)-- Misappropriation and embezzlement of public funds - Reduction of sentence - Accused aged 70 years, suffering from ill health - He undergone 20 months sentence out of 36 months - Sentence modified to period already undergone by accused...........

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