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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 Part II-- Nature of offence - Head injury caused with axe - Medical opinion that injury was sufficient in the ordinary course of nature to cause death - Case is covered by S.302 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - There is a presumption that an accused is innocent, unless proved otherwise - When he is acquitted, the said presumption, becomes stronger - But it may not be correct to contend that despite overwhelming evidence available on record, the appellate court would..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, 302, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420-- Complaint u/ss 406, 420 IPC - Death of complainant during pendency of complaint - Open to sons of complainant to apply for continuation of proceedings...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part I - Nature of offence - PW9 earlier married to accused - Later on started living with deceased - Deceased and PW9 sleeping in the night under a neem tree by the side of railway track - Suddenly accused came there, stabbed the deceased and forcibly took her to his jhuggi - Since deceased was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 149, 143, 147, 148-- Murder - Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - Trial Court acquitted accused on ground of contradictions and discrepancies in deposition of eye witnesses, non-examination of 'N' who was the root cause of quarrel and conflicting version as to injury sustained by accused and that it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 302, 201-- Rape and murder of 7-8 years girl - Death sentence - Conviction on basis of circumstantial evidence - Appellant showed remorse and repentence and did not retract confession u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Not a case where extreme death penalty is called - Sentence reduced to life imprisonment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 302, 201-- Rape and murder of 7-8 years girl - Death sentence - Conviction on basis of circumstantial evidence - Appellant showed remorse and repentence and did not retract confession u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Not a case where extreme death penalty is called - Sentence reduced to life imprisonment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 302-- Dowry death - Charge u/s 302 and conviction u/s 306 IPC - Wife tortured and humiliated for bringing inadequate dowry - Victim found hanging from ring of roof of house of accused and there were injury marks on her body - Circumstances relatable to Section 306 IPC put to accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 Part I-- Alteration of sentence - Deceased encroaching upon land of accused - Deceased did not stop in spite of being told repeatedly not to do so and he did not pay any heed - Deceased caught hold by accused Nos.2 and 3 who threw him down on the ground and accused No.1 inflicted a blow by axe on the head..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife - Gun shot injury - Fingerprint and ballistic expert not examined - Blood found on revolver not sent for chemical examination - Held, this by itself does not negate the circumstances which have proved the guilt of accused beyond all reasonable doubt...........

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