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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 207, 324, 304 (Part II)-- Arms Act, 1959, S.25 - Weapon of offence - Rifle of .302 bore sent to Ballistic Expert whereas rifle of .315 bore was used in the commission of offence - The discrepancy and inconsistency in regard to the use and recovery of weapon of offence from the possession of accused is very vital to discard..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Reduction in sentence - High Court altered conviction from S.307 to S.324 IPC - Sudden quarrel - No previous enmity - A single blow inflicted on back of deceased - Opinion of doctor that deceased did not die due to direct result of injuries sustained by him - Appellant prosecuting case for the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 323, 324, 302, 307, 149, 34-- Different appellants found guilty under various provisions of IPC - Though father of deceased was not examined, injured witnesses statements were reliable and trustworthy - FIR lodged promptly - Though PW's are related to deceased but relationship is not a factor to discard prosecution version -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Compounding of offence - Parties compounding offence during pendency of appeal against conviction u/s 324 IPC - Compounding of offence allowed - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 324, 452-- Rape - Sentence - High Court reduced sentence from 5 years to period already undergone i.e. 5 months 25 days without indicting any reason - Undue sympathy to impose inadequate sentence would do more harm to the justice system to undermine the public confidence in the efficacy of law - Sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324-- Conviction of appellant No.1 u/s 324 and conviction of appellant Nos.2 & 3 u/s 323 IPC - Considering facts and circumstances of the case sentence of appellant No.1 reduced from 3 years RI to 1-1/2 years RI and sentence of appellant No.2 to period already undergone (almost 7 months)...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 307, 34-- Offence u/s 324 and 307 read with S.34 IPC - Graphic detail of incident given by injured witnesses 1 to 5 - Witnesses had no animosity against the appellants - Their testimony corroborated by medical evidence - Negligible variation as to time of occurrence - Delay in lodging FIR explained - FIR in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section Ss.376, 324, 34, 342-- Conviction - Appeal against - High Court by a practically non reasoned order dismissed appeal - Manner in which appeal dealt with not a correct way to deal with appeal - High Court did not made an attempt to appreciate rival stand and to analyse evidence in its proper perspective - Impugned order..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 302, 34-- Non explanation of injuries on the person of accused - Prosecution case is not affected when injuries are minor and superficial or when evidence is so clear and cogent, so consistent and creditworthy that it outweighs the effect of omission on the part of prosecution to explain the injuries -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148, 448, 324-- Conviction - In an appeal filed by some of accused conviction altered to one u/s 304 Part I read with S.149 - Facts of that appeal are applicable to the present appeal filed by another accused - Accordingly conviction altered to one u/s 304 Part I read with S.149 IPC as was done in the other..........

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