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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427-- Dishonour of cheque - `Closed account' - Two cases filed - One u/s 138 NI Act and the other u/s 420 IPC - Accused convicted in both the cases - Sentence will run concurrently...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53-- Punishment - Award of sentence - Consideration of the court while awarding sentence - Held court while awarding sentence, has to take into consideration following facts : (a) Whether the offence was pre-mediated or planned; (b) Motive for the act; (c) Conduct of the accused; (d) Manner of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53-- Punishment - Award of sentence - Approach of court - Usually three approaches are available while awarding sentence - Namely punitive, therapeutic, preventive - Therapeutic approach is more effective and acceptable...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused convicted and sentenced - Parties compromised in revision - Accused deserves to be dealt with leniently in the matter of sentence - Order of sentence set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376(1), 364, 369, 392, 499, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366-- Rape and murder of minor child - Allegation that accused after committing trespass enticed away child aged 2 years, raped her and killed her - Accused was a paedophile with extremely violent propensities as he had been convicted and sentenced u/s 354 in the year 1998 and later on for offences u/ss..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 18-- Opium - Recovery of 2.5 kg. - Sample found to be containing 2.47% morphine and thus total quantity of morphine recovered comes to about 59.28 gms. - Appellant already undergone almost 4 years, 3 months and 20 days sentence - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Accused convicted for offence of dacoity - Rs.2, 860/- in cash, one lotta, and one glass constituted articles of loot - Accused persons faced agony of protracted trial of 28 years and are now of old age - No allegation of any injury alleged to have been caused by any of the accused - Sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Reduction in sentence - Murder - Accused convicted - Incident 26 years old - Accused inflicted only single blow - Sentence reduced to 5 years RI...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)-- Milk - Sample found adulterated as milk sold not fat was found 7% as against the prescribed standard of 8.5% - Accused convicted and sentenced to minimum prescribed sentence of six months RI - Sentence cannot be reduced when minimum sentence prescribed by statute is awarded...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 304, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 9, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 39A- - Triple murder - Death sentence - Legal aid to accused - Held, in such cases accused is required to be defended by advocate who had sufficient experience in subject which he is called upon to handle...........

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