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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364-- Murder of son by father - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of child/deceased by throwing him into canal, as he suspecting chastity of his wife and was under the impression that two sons including the deceased were born out of extra-marital relationship of her wife with someone -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 249, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364-- Complaint - Dismissal for non appearance of complainant - Magistrate was not competent to discharge accused and dismiss complaint, in view of provisions of S.249 CrPC, as complaint under "cognizable and no, compoundable offences" automatically after summoning accused has to be treated as State..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 395, 412, 471, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Abduction for ransom - Testimony of victim, the only eye witness to the occurrence - Evidence of victim as a whole is truthful, having regard to details provided with accompanying clarity and conviction - Victim not only had opportunity of seeing his abductors but also had heard their exchanges by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 307, 120B-- Kidnapping & murder - Conspiracy - Prosecution though proved that there were conversation between other accused and accused `D' but such communications were from a land line number which stands in the name of brother of accused `D' - No evidence on record that said land line number was under..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom - Ransom is money or any consideration which is demanded or paid for the release of a captive, prisoner or a detenue - Even if an individual is kidnapped or abducted for extracting money which may be due to abductor it would fall under the definition of `ransom' as amount..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 365, 364A, 392, 120B-- Abduction for ransom - PW3 detained by accused at gunpoint under threat of causing death or hurt for 7 days - Meticulous planning was done by abductors while executing abduction of PW3 - Accused stayed in various hotels for 7 days under fictitious names - Car used for abduction was also purchased..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 376, 511, 201, 120B, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 72-- Offence u/ss 302, 364, 376, 511, 201, 120-B - Death sentence - Rejection of mercy petition - Delay of 3 years and 3 months in rejection of mercy petition - No delay or dilatory tactics on part of convict - Execution of death sentence would be unconstitutional as it violates the constitutional..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 364A, 109-- Kidnapping for ransom - Accused while working in the house of PW1 as a servant kidnapped minor son of PW1 - He left the letter regarding kidnapping in which demand of ransom was made - Accused accepting three letters of kidnapping in his evidence and identifying the signatures before Magistrate -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 218, 120B-- Cancellation of bail - Legality - Petitioners who are police officers evaded their arrest for the period of 9-10 months from the date of offence - They managed to manipulate charge sheet in such a way that they were charged under bailable offence - During course of trial, several witnesses have..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Kidnapping for ransom - Ingredients of the provision are : (1) that the accused kidnapped or abducted the person; (2) kept him under detention after such kidnapping and abduction; and (3) that the kidnapping or abduction was for ransom...........

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