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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Three stages in order to find out whether offence is murder or culpable homicide not amounting to murder are : (i) whether accused has done an act resulting into death of another; (ii) whether prima facie act of accused amounts to culpable homicide as defined u/s 299 IPC; and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 54, 59-- Quantum of sentence - Attempt to murder - Gunshot injury at dorsal spine - Appreciation of evidence - Accused shot victim at her back after she refused to marry him - In the opinion of doctor, victim had no chance of recovery and her condition is worse than a dead person and she was dying daily -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 302, 34-- Robbery and murder - Common intention - Testimony of sole eye witness - PW6 deposed about one stab wound on deceased - Whereas, postmortem mentions two stab wounds on body of deceased - However, testimony of PW6 as to how incident transpired has remained consistent and u, shattered and can..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 54, 59-- Attempt to murder - Testimony of witnesses - Reliability - Victim was shot at her back after she refused to marry accused - Arrest memo shows that accused was arrested on day of incident proved by Sub-inspector - Testimony of victim corroborated by testimony of independent and eye-witness to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 302, 34-- Robbery and murder - Common intention - Accused were carrying weapon of offence/knife when they arrived together at crime spot to commit robbery - A-1 and A-3 caught hold of deceased while A-2 caused stab injuries using knife - This circumstance coupled with conduct of A-3 threatening to kill PW6,..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Bail - Rape - Abduction and sexual abuse by a gang inside running car - Clear and definite materials including direct evidence of victim and other circumstances including scientific evidence against accused persons - More so, petitioner is a person of bad antecedents with involvement in so many..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Attempt to murder - Injury dangerous to life - Medical opinion - Doctor stated injury dangerous to life but in his examination-in-chief stated nothing as to on what basis he has declared injury as dangerous to life - Accused, thus, had no occasion to cross examine him on this point - It is not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Injured witnesses and eye witnesses not stated that accused with intention to cause death of injured persons have inflicted injuries - Ingredients of S.307 IPC not made out - Conviction altered from S.307 IPC to Ss.324/325 IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Rape - Reduction of sentence - Accused 24 years of age at the time of commission of offence and has no other case against him - Sentence imposed is life imprisonment and not to be released from jail till death - Sentence appears to be on higher side - Sentence reduced to 15 years actual custody..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape by uncle - Delay in lodging FIR - Minor intelctually impaired, raped by her own uncle - Parents far away from home at the time of incident - Waiting period for mother to come quite natural - Mother on her return waited for matter to be resolved at family level first - But nothing came out and..........

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