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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was juvenile at time of occurrence - However, now petitioner is 31 years of age and he cannot be kept in Observation Home due to his age nor his sentence can be executed at any other place - Thus, sentence imposed upon petitioner reduced to sentence already..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 201, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Statement of last seen witnesses recorded after 4 months of incident - Two last seen witnesses declared hostile by prosecution - Statement of PW1 recorded after such delay, shows that he has not seen accused alongwith goats - Last seen..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of silver and gold ornaments - Recovery made after four months of incident and recovery witnesses not supported prosecution case - Thus, no question of identification made by PW3 - Trial Court convicted accused on basis of presumption drawn u/s 114 of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Voluntarily causing grievous hurt - Amputation of private part of deceased - Reduction of jail sentence - Cutting of private part from its root will definitely have its implication on victim - Statement of victim show that few of accused caught hold of him and other accused chopped his private..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - S.307 IPC provides three punishments for three classes of nature of cases i.e (i) first class of cases, which falls in first part, prescribes term `which may extend to ten years and fine'; (ii) second class of cases, which falls in second part, prescribes either `imprisonment..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Voluntarily causing grievous hurt - Amputation of private part of deceased - Reduction of jail sentence - Accused `T' was 65 years old at the time of incident - Now 13-14 years have passed and he is about 78-79 years old - No purpose would be serve if he is again sent to jail - Sentence of accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Quantum of sentence - Facts of case squarely covered under first and second part of S.307 IPC, as gunshot injury caused by accused to victim was grievous in nature - Bullet injury caused in head of victim, which is most delicate and vital part of body - All accused gone to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Summoning of accused - Cruelty - Dowry death - Evidence produced does not show involvement of accused in offences - Impugned order, summoning appellant, set aside...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406-- Criminal breach of trust - Non performance of marriage - Non return of gifts given to daughter - Dispute between parties is purely of civil nature and petitioner can file suit for recovery of articles - No criminal offence is made out - Cognizance taken by trial Court rightly set aside by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 166, 167, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 420, 467, 468, 471, 166, 167, 120-B IPC - Family dispute - Allegation that mutation entries wrongly recorded by illegal act of accused - Admittedly, civil and revenue proceedings regarding wrong mutation entries continuing between parties - Moreover, by execution of..........

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