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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15(b)-- Accused found in possession of 25.5 Kg of poppy husk - Accused convicted and sentenced - Accused suffered protracted trial for more than 10 years - Accused was 35 years of age when recovery effected - Accused has large family to support - Sentence reduced to 1 and half years...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Sentence - Incident 14 years old - Prosecutrix married and entering into compromise - By itself not sufficient to reduce the sentence, as the offence committed is very heinous...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18-- Opium - Recovery of 2 kg. - Accused convicted and sentenced to ten years RI - Accused suffered protracted trial for 17 years - Sentence reduced from ten years to two and half years RI...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Poppy husk - Recovery of 25.500 kg. - Accused convicted and sentenced to 1 year RI - Accused suffered protracted trial for more than nine years - Sentence reduced to period already undergone i.e. 2 months and 17 days...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused convicted - Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Rejected on ground that fine not paid - Held, accused entitled to bail till disposal of appeal subject to payment of fine...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Of girl aged 11 years by Sarpanch - Protracted trial of 16 years - Not a ground for reduction of sentence - Accused sentenced less than the minimum sentence by resorting to proviso - No further reduction in sentence...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16-- Haldi Sabut - Sample found adulterated - Accused convicted and sentenced to six months RI and to pay fine of Rs.1, 000/- - Protracted trial of 22 years - Sentence reduced to 6 days already undergone - Fine enhanced from Rs.1, 000/- to Rs.10, 000/-...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Girl aged 8 years - Sentence - In extreme case of rape sentence should be imprisonment for life - An extreme case of rape would be the acts of brutality which may accompany rape - Young age of accused is a mitigating factor while deciding quantum of sentence - Accused 19-20 years of age at..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of child aged 7 years - Protracted trial for 15 years - No ground to reduce the sentence as on account of rash and negligent act of accused life of child aged about 7 years was lost...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408-- Criminal breach of trust - Accused Secretary of Co-operative Agricultural Society misappropriated the sum entrusted to him by society - Sentence of three years by trial Court reduced to one and half year by appellate Court - Accused suffered protracted trial for 23 years and now aged about 70..........

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