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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Consecutive running of sentence - Triple murder - As offences have been considered separately, trial Court directed sentences to run consecutively instead of concurrently - No illegality in the said order as commission of offence u/s 302 IPC has been taken separately for each case - Moreover, it..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Court - Murder case - Police had knowledge of murder before 7 p.m. but FIR registered at 11 p.m. - However, FIR reached jurisdictional Magistrate at 4.10 a.m. on following day - No explanation whatsoever was forthcoming from prosecution side for inordinate delay in FIR..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Summoning of witness as Court witness - Murder case - Summoning of brother of deceased on the plea that accused is falsely implicated - Accused relies upon recorded conversation between brother of deceased and mother of accused, wherein he is alleged to have threatened mother of accused and asked..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Default bail - Juvenile in conflict with law - Murder case - Time period available to investigating agency to complete investigation in the case involving a child in conflict with law, who is alleged to have committed murder is 90 days not 60 days...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Default bail - Juvenile in conflict with law - Murder case - Accused arrested on 7.11.2017 and was produced before JJ Board on 8.11.2017, wherefrom he was sent for 3 days remand - Challan was presented on 5.2.2018 - While computing the period of 90 days of custody, day on which accused remanded to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Murder case - Incriminating circumstance not put to accused in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C - Examination of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C thus, rendered an empty formality - Only on this count, conviction and sentence of accused set aside, as it would not be proper..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433A-- Pre-mature release - Double murder case - Dispute between accused and his wife - Wife went to her parental home due to cruelty and harassment meted out to her by accused - On account of this accused got enraged and went to parental home of his wife - Accused threw his wife in a big tank with..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Bail - Honour killing - Prima facie involvement of applicants in the murder of deceased is on record - Though case is of circumstantial evidence, but in totality of circumstances, materials which are recovered, it can be said that applicants are involved in brutal murder of deceased - Bail..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Bail - Grant of bail merely on the ground that deceased belonged to another religion without discussing relevant factors relating to granting or withholding bail in a murder case - Order granting bail set aside - Matter remitted for decision afresh...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 307, 324, 326, 148, 149, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27, 54, 59-- Bail - Murder - Prima facie case is made out against accused (an NRI), as group of persons are seen committing offence using deadly weapons and sticks - Seriousness and gravity of offence can be clearly observed from CD available in record - Accused alleged to be kingpin of criminal conspiracy..........

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