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JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Merely because accident has taken place negligence or rashness cannot be inferred...........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Appeal against acquittal - As per statement of PW, it is evident that death of deceased and injuries to injured were not immediate consequences of negligence of accused - Even, all PWs are of different opinion of incident - Prosecution failed to prove..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 366, 375, 376-- Rape and abduction - No evidence on record that prosecutrix resisted during her rape - Even, police not seized any material supporting occurrence of rape from hotel room - Medical evidence proved prosecutrix to be more than 19 years of age and capable of understanding consequences of said act -..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 45, 54, 55, 57, Jammu and Kashmir Criminal Procedure Code, 1989, Section 35(2), 401(1), 402, Prisons Act, 1894, Section 3(1), (5), Prisoners Act, 1900, Section 32, 51- - Release of prisoner - Imprisonment for life - Petitioner seeking his release from detention on ground that he has already completed 20 years and 11 days of sentence - Held, life imprisonment means imprisonment for life and it does not automatically come to an end without any order from competent..........
JAMMU & KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 302,300-- Culpable homicide - Degree of - Held, RPC (IPC as per Central Code) recognizes three degrees of culpable homicide - First degree of gravest form is defined as murder - Second may be termed as culpable homicide of second degree within the mischief of S.304, Part I, RPC - Culpable homicide of third..........
JAMMU & KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 302,300-- Murder - Proof of - Initially accused started beating his wife with stick and when it got broken lifted chimta and gave injuries with chimta also - Merciless beating on person of deceased resulted into fracturing of certain ribs which entered into pericardium and in turn death - Deceased was made..........
JAMMU & KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 376-- Rape - Sentence - Reduction of - Victim wanted to go to 'Ziarat', a seat of spiritual bliss, which is visited by devotees from all walks of life for paying obeisance - Victim was of age of mother of appellant who asked for some help for going to 'Ziarat,' which was extended by appellant and she..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 402,406-- Criminal breach of trust - Allegations that petitioners retained the machinery and other equipments of respondent in garb of procuring services of respondent without any intention to pay for it - Evidence produced therein clearly suggesting the fact of part payment, thus falsifying the plea of..........
JAMMU & KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Jammu and Kashmir Criminal Procedure Code, 1989, Section 253, Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 300, 34-- Discharge of accused - Accused allegedly gave beatings to deceased and threw body in unconscious condition from stairs - Eye witnesses stated to have seen accused beating deceased and suspecting him dead, picked up body and threw it from stairs - Post-mortem report revealed presence of multiple..........
JAMMU & KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Ranbir Penal Code, 1989, Section 302, 307-- Prosecution allegations, supported by eye witnesses account that appellant-accused hurled the grenade in the house of complainant causing death of three and critically injuring five others - No evidence to lend credence to the charges of conspiracy to wage war - Held, conviction of accused u/ss..........

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