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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 326, 323-- Free fight amongst the complainant party and accused party - Complainant and his mother sustained injuries - Accused party also received injuries - Held, in a free fight, conviction u/ss 147, 148 and 149 cannot be sustained - It becomes difficult to ascertain who was aggressor - However, for..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323-- Protracted trial - Reduction of sentence - Accused remained in custody for almost a period of three months during pendency of trial - Long pendency of case for last 10 years - In view of tender age of accused and advanced age of one of accused sentence reduced to period already undergone by each..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304II, 323, 447-- Nature of offence - Co-accused acquittal by trial Court - Acquittal not challenged - Lathi blow by a young matured boy on the head of an old lady - Even if incident took place at the spur of moment, even then appellant had knowledge that the injury inflicted was likely to cause death - Offence..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 504, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties compromised - Proceedings quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 323, 209-- Committal of case - Powers of Magistrate - Words `Ought to be tried by Court of Sessions' - Meaning - It bestows powers on Magistrate to commit the case to the Sessions Court though not exclusively triable by the Sessions - However, Magistrate is required to give reasons for the same - Charge..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 324 323, 34-- Culpable homicide or voluntarily causing hurt - Accused who were cutting crops claim to be their's and wanted to remove the crop by force - Assaulted deceased with tangi and lathi - Medical evidence showing two fatal injuries on the head of deceased were given by appellant No.1 and 2 - Conviction..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 323, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Article 114A-- Delay in preferring appeal - Condonation of delay - Appeal against acquittal - Delay of 150 days in filing appeal - Said delay properly explained - Held, rejection of prayer for condonation would deprive the victim, who approached State through its machinery for getting justice for her legitimate..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 504 & 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties entered into compromise and all differences and disputes amicably settled - Proceedings quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 504 & 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties compromised - Matrimonial dispute is of a pure personal nature - No purpose in continuing the criminal proceedings - FIR and all proceedings connected therewith quashed...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 436-- Voluntarily causing hurt and mischief by fire - Allegation that appellant assaulted informant's wife with slaps and fits and also threatened to cause fire to his house - Witnesses supported prosecution version regarding assault - No evidence that accused had gone to house of informant to cause..........

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