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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 323, 34-- Voluntarily causing hurt - Quantum of sentence - Sentence u/s 324 IPC as regards both the petitioners reduced from 1 year RI to 8 months RI but fine enhanced to Rs.5,000 each - However sentences of imprisonment of both the petitioners u/ss 323 & 34 IPC as awarded by Courts below maintained and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 34-- Defamation - Publication of defamatory news item - Entire news item activated by malice in as much as respondent No.1 was the tenant of appellant and unauthorized constructions which he made was ordered to be removed by Court - News item regarding inaction of MCD despite Court orders, turns its..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 34-- Defamation - Publication of defamatory news item - Quantum of sentence - Respondent No.2 was Editor of newspaper in question which has since closed down its business - He is stated to be over seventy years of age - It is pleaded that he is not himself the author of news article and therefore his..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 4, 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - There is no clinching circumstance which reveal that deceased remained with accused at the night of incidence - Theory of last seen does not inspire confidence - Confession made by accused to police officer is not admissible in view of S.25 of..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a)-- Attempt to murder - Prosecution alleged that accused fired upon victim by pistol from very short distance due to which gun shot injuries were sustained by victim on his neck - Medical report shows that injuries sustained by victim were simple in nature - Doctor did not find any characteristic of..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was 45 years old and he was just 22 years old at the time of incident - Accused is enjoying liberty for a long period and now due to his detention his family may be ruined but this will not help the accused to allow the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Robbery - Trial court record does not contain the original memos/documents/exhibits - In absence of original record Court is not in a position to appreciate the statements of witnesses recorded during trial effectively - Conviction of accused cannot be sustained when original memos/exhibits are..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Robbery - Robbed article i.e mobile phone was not recovered from possession of accused - Complainant did not state if present accused after snatching mobile from him had handed over it to associate on motorcycle - PWs gave divergent statements regarding recovery of knife - No other public person..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - There was hot exchange of words between deceased and accused before the incident and thereafter accused dealt a blow with the back of spade on the back head of deceased - Eye witness supported the prosecution case - Medical evidence shows that head..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - Offence u/s 494 IPC would be attracted only if second marriage becomes void by reason that it had taken place during subsistence of first marriage and in the lifetime of one of spouse...........

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