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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 121, 121A, 122, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27(1), 29(A), Telegraph Act, 1885, Section 20, Wireless Telegraphy Act, 1933, Section 6(1)(A)-- Offences u/ss 121, 121-A, 122, 34 IPC, 25, 27(1), 29(A) of Arms Act, S.20 of Telegraph Act and S.6(1)(A) of Wireless Telegraphy Act - Prosecution essentially relied upon confessional statement of accused recorded under provisions of TADA Act - Since accused cannot be proceeded for TADA offences..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of minor daughter - Claimed by mother - Father of child had forcibly taken custody of his 2 years and 2 months minor daughter - As per S.6 of the Act, custody of child who is less than five years of age shall ordinary remain with mother - Moreover, where a child is of a very tender age,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Murder - Death sentence - High Court while affirming conviction and sentence as awarded by trial Court, not dealt with issue as to whether conviction recorded by trial Court was justified or not - High Court was sitting as a Court of first appeal, therefore required to revisit entire evidence and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1A), 27-- Murder - Recovery of pistol and FSL report - Recovery effected from house of A-1 on his confessional statement - FSL report shows that pistol recovered was in working condition and fatal injuries could be caused from using said pistol - Three eye witnesses have attributed specific overt act of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Attempt to murder - Pallet injuries - Material contradictions, discrepancies and omissions in statements of PWs - Injuries received by complainant not corroborated by medical report to prove that injury was caused by gunshot - Recovery witnesses turned hostile and not supported prosecution story -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, 25, 29, 61, 85-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Defective investigation - Recovery of 500 gms heroin and cash of Rs.39,73,000 - Petitioner alleged that investigation of case is not properly conducted and he is falsely implicated in the case - He was intercepted by police in civil dress at toll plaza, which was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1b)(a), 26-- Bail - Grant of bail with condition that accused be released after completion of nine months of custody - However, no reason whatsoever furnished by High Court for issuing direction for deferment of bail by a period of nine months - Such direction is unsustainable, thus set aside - Accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 449, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Tripple murder case - Robbery - Delay in arrest of accused despite clear knowledge of whereabouts of accused casts a serious shadow of doubt over prosecution case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 449, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Tripple murder case - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Identification of recovered ornaments - Prosecution examined many witnesses who are alleged to be pledgors of ornaments - Identification procedure was conducted without mixing recovered jewellery with similar or identical ornaments -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 37, 20, 25, 29, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Recovery of 100 kg Ganja - There are reasonable grounds to believe that petitioner is not guilty of said offence - Entire case so far petitioner is concerned is circumstantial i.e. based solely on disclosure statement of co-accused which is per se not admissible without there being any..........

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