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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: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324, 504, 114-- Conviction - Accused sentenced to 10 years RI - High Court reduced sentence to already undergone which is 2 years on the ground that accused are in prison and one of them had appeared in standard-X examination and had no criminal antecedents - Record shows that accused were involved in 9 criminal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 304II, 323, 324-- A1 hitting with bottle on head - It did not cause even a visible injury - A2 throwing a burning kerosene lamp from a distance - Acts done cannot be said to be in furtherance of common intention to cause death - Accused can be held guilty for the individual overt acts - Throwing of burning kerosene..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Weapon of offence - Assault with knife - Plea that weapon used was not a dangerous weapon not taken in Courts below and the same cannot be allowed to be taken for the first time in Supreme Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Expression 'an instrument, which used as a weapon of offence, is likely to cause death' - To be construed with reference to the nature of the instrument and not the manner of its use - Prosecution has to establish that accused voluntarily caused hurt and that such hurt was caused by means of an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 302, 324, 34-- Conviction - High Court took view of self defence but convicted second appellant u/s 302 IPC for his individual act of fatally attacking deceased son and convicted other appellant u/s 304 Part I IPC - High Court's finding of self defence not a reasonable possible view - Incident took place in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148, 324, 149-- Conviction by trial Court - Acquittal by High Court - Appeal against - Appreciation of evidence by High Court neither perverse nor findings recorded not supported by evidence on record - Conclusion reached by High Court a possible reasonable conclusion which could be arrived at on the basis of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 452, 34-- Conviction by trial Court, upheld by Sessions Court - High Court in revision set aside conviction - High Court exceeded its revisional power by in-depth re-examination of evidence - Undue importance given to minor discrepancies - Some exaggeration would not falsify happening of alleged incident -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 Part II, 324-- Delay in lodging FIR - Occurrence took place at night - Matter reported only on next day - Wife who had reported the matter herself had got 7 injuries and was afraid to go to Police Station - Delay not fatal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 302, 326, 149, 148, 324-- Medical evidence disclosing that though the deceased had suffered serious injuries, none of them by itself was sufficient to cause death in the ordinary course - Death was the result of the cumulative effect of all the injuries - Accused A-1 and A-2 armed with axes caused injuries to the deceased..........

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