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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18-- Opium - Recovery of 110 gms. - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo 2-1/2 years of RI - Accused aged 50-60 years and the only bread earner of the family - Accused not a previous convict - Accused already undergone more than six months of actual sentence - Conviction maintained - Sentence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced in four different cases - Sentences to run concurrently...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, 433, 477-- Rule 131 - Remission of sentence - Reference to government by Sessions Judge - Whether reference can be made pre or post sentence in a case of infanticide - Held, in case of infanticide, in which a woman is convicted of murder of her child/children, the reference under Rule 131 of Rules need be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Part II - Culpable homicide - Sentence - Incident occurred about 30 years ago - Incident was sudden and under impulse of anger - No previous enmity - Appellant 21 years of age at the time of incident and having no criminal record - In jail for 16 months - Sentence reduced to period already..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Shot fired but missed its target - Conviction u/s 307 IPC maintained - Sentence reduced from ten years to five years...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Conviction and sentence under NDPS Act - Recovery 90 gm. of opium - In view of small quantity recovered, period of sentence undergone and other circumstances, sentence suspended subject to furnishing bond and to comply with certain conditions...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16, 7-- Reduction in sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to 15 months simple imprisonment - Accused remained in jail for two and half months - Incident relates back to the year 1991 - Accused 60 years of age and having six children and ailing wife - Sentence reduced to period already undergone...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 357(3)-- Suspension of sentence and suspension of payment of compensation during pendency of appeal - Held, it is the discretion of the appellate court whether to suspend order of payment of compensation or not, but discretion is to be exercised carefully, cautiously and judiciously...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21-- Brown sugar - Recovery of one kilogram - Sample contained 4.9% Dyecetyle Morphine which comes to 50 grams - Recovery falls within the ambit of non commercial quantity - During custody one leg of accused amputated - Accused now more than 50 years of age - Conviction maintained but sentence reduced..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Sentence of imprisonment reduced keeping in view the fact that revision petition is decided after a period of more than 14 years...........

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