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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,376(2)(f),201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Rape and murder - Duty of accused to explain incriminating circumstance proved against him while making statement u/s 313 CrPC - Keeping silent and not furnishing any explanation for such circumstance is an additional link in the chain of circumstances to sustain charge against him - Recovery of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389,439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Suspension of sentence - Petitioner, 78 years old, undergoing life imprisonment - He has been in jail for past 6 years - Held, fit case for suspension during pendency of appeal - Sentence suspended...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,326,100-- Murder - Right of private defence - Appellant harboured grudge against victims in view of property dispute - Appellant was armed with a knife and it was with that knife he had inflicted serious injuries on the head of deceased - Deceased was unarmed - No evidence on record to show that deceased,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,304-- Part I Murder - Absence of premeditation - Act was committed in heat of passion - Appellant had not taken any undue advantage or acted in a cruel manner - There was fight between parties - Held, case falls u/s 300, Exception 4, IPC - Conviction altered from S.302 IPC to S.304 Part I IPC and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 96,97,98,99,100-- Right of private defence - Exercise of - Held, (i) Right of private defence is available only when there is reasonable apprehension of receiving injury; (ii) It cannot be used to do away with wrong doer unless person concerned has reasonable cause to fear that otherwise death or grievous hurt..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 221,222, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A-- Accused charged of a major offence can be convicted for a minor offence - Accused charged u/s 302 IPC can be convicted for offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 21-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Held, a public officer who is not removable from his office by the Government is not protected u/s 197 of Cr.P.C...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty and harassment in connection with demand of dowry - Demand for cash raised immediately after marriage - Victim died within 9 months of marriage at matrimonial house - Not a word spoken by accused during examination u/s 313 CrPC disclosing the reason which might have..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 7,3,4,5,6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 285,286,323,324,304-- IPC - Offence u/ss 3 to 6 Explosives Act and ,Ss. 285, 286, 323, 324 and 304 - Accused discharged for want of sanction of authority - Sanction obtained after three years - Three years period cannot be termed as delay in the facts of the case, where 14 innocent persons lost their lives and..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to medical negligence - Order framing charge - Quashing of - Petitioner is qualified doctor - Nurse was skilled, qualified and competent to inject - Injections have been administered under supervision of qualified doctor - Prosecution failed to collect any material to show that..........

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