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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 22, 27(b)(ii), Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 28-- Concurrent running of sentences - Offence u/ss 22, 27(b)(ii) of NDPS Act and S.28 of D&C Act - Accused was earlier convicted u/s 22 of NDPS Act and subsequently convicted u/s 27(b)(ii) NDPS Act and S.28 of D&C Act - Considering the nature of offences for which accused was convicted, it is..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 313, 365, 344, 120B-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal against conviction - Offence u/ss 313, 365, 344, 120-B IPC - Applicant prayed for stay of order of conviction as she intends to contest the elections in State of Punjab - However, involvement of applicant in serious offence being public servant,..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489C-- Reduction of sentence - Offence u/s 489-C IPC - Accused convicted and sentenced for R.I. of 5 years and to pay fine of Rs.50,000/- and in default to suffer R.I. 6 months - Awarding fine of Rs.50,000/- is excessive and harsh as accused is sole bread earner of his family, therefore, amount of fine..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence - No straight jacket formula on the basis of which it can be held that stay of suspension of conviction is to be made - While doing so, totality of facts have to be taken into consideration and thereafter issue is to be adjudicated - Each case has to be decided on its own..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Conviction - Compromise - Death of a young boy - A serious offence - However, in view of compromise by aggrieved family with accused sentence reduced to period of imprisonment already undergone subject to payment of fine imposed of Rs.5,000/-...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Grievous hurt - Plea that accused is mentally challenged person - Said plea neither taken during trial nor before appellate Court - Burden of proving this fact lies on accused - Plea directly raised before High Court is not acceptable, particularly, when revision against conviction is preferred by..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 34-- Robbery - Claim of parity with co-accused - Co-accused driver of TSR, acquitted because no specific role of either threatening or committing robbery attributed to him - He was plying the accused in his auto rickshaw and only stopped at their instance - Accused `R' was convicted for the offence u/s..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 354A-- Scope - Once an offence falls u/s 354 IPC even if ingredients of S.354A IPC are satisfied, the accused will be punished u/s 354 IPC the same being more serious in nature as it prescribes the minimum sentence of one year and term for imprisonment which may extend to five years...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred 34 years ago - A2 is 80 years of age - Sentence of 7 years R.1 of A2 modified to that already undergone by him...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Abduction for ransom - Demand of ransom not proved on record by PW1/son of victim - Charges against accused not proved on record, as informant stated to have identified only two accused and not other accused and that too in Court - No proper identification had taken place - Eye witnesses turned..........

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