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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Murder - Delay of 14-15 days in lodging FIR - Complainant being a helpless, illiterate villager, not understanding importance of setting law in motion by lodging FIR - After recovering from pain and grief due to death of his daughter, went to police station and came to know that no complaint was..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 106-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused murdered his son and wife in house - Extra marital relation between accused and sister of wife, serve motive for murder - No eye witness to incident and each circumstance has been linked to from a link as: (i) Victims are wife and son of accused appellant..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 149-- Framing of charge - Charge u/ss 147, 148 r/w S.149 IPC framed against all 50 accused - Improper charges were framed, as Ss.147, 148 IPC are independent penal provisions and S.149 IPC creates only constructive liability...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106, 3-- Murder - Facts within knowledge of accused - Post-mortem report established death due to strangulation with thin rope associated with throttling - Accused could not explain as to how deceased was murdered though, admittedly, deceased was in his custody till her murder - Conviction is proper...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Death of both victims was not only pre-planned, brutal and cold blooded but appellant was aware that if he was in his senses he would not be able to kill victims and it for this reason that he consume country liquor before entering his house on fated night - Accused found..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 326-- Murder - Clash between two political groups - Both parties sustained injuries - However, I.O suppressed injuries sustained by accused and preferred to act on the complaint of prosecution party - Prosecution not came forward with true version of occurrence - It would not be safe to convict any of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302-- Double murder - Death sentence - Accused murdered his wife, whereby her foetus also died - No history of previous conviction of accused - Death of house wife is not rarest of rare case in context of present day situation of our society - No material on record showing that accused would be menace..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302-- Murder - Death sentence - "Rarest of Rare Case" - Accused murdered his son and wife in house - Extra marital relation between accused and sister of wife, serve motive for murder - While applying test of "Rarest of Rare Case" it is perception of society which must be considered and not option of..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 326-- Murder - Clash between two political groups - 50 accused were named in the occurrence - Various complaints were lodged and suppressed by prosecution - There are enormous doubts in respect of present compliant - Moreover, where village is factious, witnesses are partisan and there are too many..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433A-- Double Murder - Death sentence - Death sentence modified to life imprisonment - Case falls under special category of sentences - Accused shall not be released from prison till completion of his actual imprisonment for 20 years...........

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