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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Offence u/s 324 IPC - A-2 alleged to have given a blow with an iron pipe on back of neck of deceased - He therefore can only be held guilty of having committed offence u/s 324 IPC, as neither S.34 IPC nor S.149 IPC are applicable in view of High Court and each accused will only be responsible for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324-- Nature of offence - A-1 alleged to have used hammer and he gave a blow at the back of head or on neck of deceased - Both the injuries do not correspond with injury of back of head or neck - These injuries can be related to attack made by A-2, A-3 and A-4 who have alleged to have used iron rods -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 34-- Attempt to murder - Conviction - Compromise during pendency of appeal - Permission cannot be granted to record compromise - However, compromise is a relevant circumstance while considering quantum of sentence - Seventeen months of imprisonment undergone out of five years imprisonment - Sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 326-- Offence u/ss 324, 326 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Accused attacked his uncle with a spade and gave a blow on left side of his head - Occurrence took place more than a quarter of century back and to send accused in prison after 25 years would be travesty of justice - Accused has already undergone..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 100-- Murder - Right to private defence - Deceased were not armed with any weapon at the relevant time - Accused who were 7 to 8 in number having spear, axe and sticks thus, not entitled to right of private defence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149 IPC - Benefit of probation - Offence u/s 326 IPC which carries a sentence of Life Imprisonment cannot be compounded either u/s 360 Cr.P.C or u/s 4 of Probation of Offenders Act - Conviction upheld - However, taking into account other factors like passage..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 506, 34-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 324, 506, 34 IPC - Landlord-tenant dispute - Matter was settled in compromise between parties in presence of injured persons - Sum of Rs.25 lakhs was paid by accused - Landlord-tenant dispute between parties stood cleared/settled - Moreover,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 324, 149, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, 5-- Offence u/ss 304(Part I), 324, 149 IPC - Bomb blast - Injuries sustained by accused persons were duly explained by prosecution - Pellet injuries as sustained by A-3 were as a result of explosion of bomb which was handed by A-2 - As a result of incident, two deceased died and six persons were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324, 326, 448-- Murder of three minor children and also caused serious injury to fourth minor child - Accused not a previous convict or a professional killer - Motive of accused to commit murder and eliminate family of co-brother is out of family dispute - Case does not fall within category of rarest of rare case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 323, 34-- Different places, as the scene of offence, described by different eye witnesses - Suppression of earlier FIR - All this reveals that prosecution wanted to suppress and has suppressed the real incident and culpability of real culprits - Acquittal calls for no interference...........

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