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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Order taking cognizance - Bar of limitation - Order specifically mentioned that delay in lodging FIR has been explained - Moreover, offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act, punishable with imprisonment for a term not less than 6 months but which may extend to 5 years and with fine, thus provisions of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 326, 147, 149-- Murder - All the five eye witnesses have named A1 to A7 - Other accused have not been named by PW11 and PW18 - PW10 attributed specific role only to A1 to A7 in assaulting deceased - Conviction of A1 to A7 upheld - However, benefit of doubt given to A10 and A11, as they have not been named by PWs...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 506, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Bail to juvenile - Offence u/ss 307, 323, 506, 148, 149 IPC and S.25 of Arms Act - Bail denied as petitioner was a member of unlawful assembly - However, there is no allegation against petitioner which may attribute him injuries punishable u/s 307 IPC - Co-accused, who is father of petitioner..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Honour killing - Accused convicted - Fixed term sentence - Where Court does not intend to impose death sentence because of certain factors, it may impose fixed term sentence keeping in view public concept with regard to deterrent punishment - Fixed term sentence cannot be said to be unauthorized..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Honour killing - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo fixed term of 25 years u/ss 302, 34 IPC, and 10 years of R.I u/s 364 IPC and also sentenced to undergo R.I for 4 years u/s 201 IPC and to pay fine of Rs.2000 and in default of payment of fine to further..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Quashing of complaint - Allegations against father-i, law, grandfather-i, law and brother-i, law of complainant - Neither specific allegations were made against petitioners, nor any specific overt act assigned to them in complaint - Allegations are general in nature..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Common object - Once it is established that unlawful assembly had a common object, it is not necessary that all persons forming unlawful assembly must be shown to have committed some overt act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Common object - Vicarious liability - For the purpose of incurring vicarious liability under the provision, liability of other members of unlawful assembly for the offence committed during continuance of occurrence, rests upon the fact whether other members knew before hand that offence actually..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 414, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Theft case - Accused convicted and sentenced in 12 different matters including present case - Total length of sentences in aggregate would be around 19 years - Maximum sentence in respect of present crime is 2 years R.I - All the sentences shall run concurrently..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution version husband of deceased was having an affair with another lady and caused death of deceased with rope and then hanged her with Dupatta - As per evidence on record there is no eye-witness to said incident - Medical evidence does not..........

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