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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/s 138 Negotiable Instruments Act and accused was ordered to pay compensation - Sentence suspended on condition of deposit of 50% of fine and a bond with surety of Rs.20, 000/- to ensure appearance before appellate Court - Order ex..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Sentence - Both sides armed with deadly weapons - Not a fit case for award of sentence graver than life imprisonment that is to say the death penalty...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 19, 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432-- Remission of sentence - Revocation thereof - Legality of - Held, once remission granted by virtue of Art.161 of the Constitution by State Government on occasion of Republic Day and entered in history sheet of convict, cannot be revoked later on u/s 432 Cr.P.C. by department of State, as remissions..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused stated that he was owing a sum of Rs.49, 000/- but complainant misused cheque and filled in cheque of Rs.80, 000/- - Held, since complainant is holder of cheque duly signed by accused and accused admitted that there were commercial relations between parties, therefore..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439-- Convict - Release on bail - He is not eligible for remission of sentence during the period he was on bail or his sentence when temporarily suspended - However, such a convict is entitled to special remissions announced by Government during the period when he remained on bail...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Haryana good Conduct Prisoners (Temporary Release) Act, 1988, Section 3, 4-- Parole or furlough - Parole period counts towards the actual sentence but is subtracted from the total sentence - However, furlough period counts towards both the actual as well as total sentence and is not subtracted - Parole is a special leave - Parole is part of actual sentence but it is to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 248(2)-- Quantum of sentence - Illustrative factors are : (a) Motive or previous enmity; (b) Whether the incident had taken place on the spur of the moment; (c) The intention/knowledge of the accused while inflicting the blow or injury; (d) Whether the death ensued instantaneously or the victim died after..........
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 8 kg. - Accused convicted and sentenced to 12 years - Accused already undergone 9-1/2 years of sentence - No earning member in the family of accused to support his family consisting of two young daughters, wife and ailing mother - Sentence reduced to ten years - Fine reduced..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1A)-- Protracted trial - Reduction in sentence - Accused suffered protracted trial of 12 years - Accused more than 70 years of age - Accused not repeated the offence - Sentence reduced to already undergone - However, fine enhanced to Rs.25, 000/-...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436-- Reduction in sentence - Accused a young married man having small kids and he was the only earning member of the family - Incident of the year 1989 - Accused was in jail for more than 7 months - Considering nature of allegations and period of sentence already undergone and subsequent developments..........

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