Monday, October 14, 2019

Penal Code, 1860 (IPC) – Sections 498A, 306, 323 and 149...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH  KANTILAL — AppellantVs.THE STATE OF GUJARAT — Respondent

In the instant case, none of the circumstances relied upon by...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA FULL BENCH UMESH TUKARAM PADWAL AND ANOTHER — AppellantVs.THE STATE OF MAHARASHTRA...

Murder—Doubtful presence of Eye witnesses—Injured witness did not depose as to...

2019(2) Law Herald (SC) 1702 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 1026 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before

No reason as to why he could not name other assailants...

2019(2) Law Herald (SC) 1575 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 1014 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before

Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.302, S.323, S.342 and S. 148-Murder-Unlawful Assembly-Grievous...

(2019) AIR(SC) 1564 : (2019) 5 Scale 1702019:(2) Law Herald (SC) 1468 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 944 IN THE SUPREME...

Murder~Circumstantial Evidence-¬ Acquittal-Private Complaint-Death due to overdose of drugs-Amount of the...

2019(2) Law Herald (SC) 1410 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 935 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before

ACQUITTAL :: Murder- -Culpable Homicide-Right of Private Defence-Acquittal-Appellant being ...

2019(2) Law Herald (SC) 1322 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 925 : (2019) AIR(SC) 1389 : (2019) 2 RCR(Criminal) 325 : (2019) 4 SCALE 490

Rape–Suicide–Dying declaration–There are several inconsistencies and contradictions–Eye-witnesses examined by the prosecution...

    2009(1) LAW HERALD (SC) 629 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Arijit Pasayat The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Mukundakam Sharma Criminal Appeal No....

Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.302 and S.120-B-Murder–Circumstantial Evidence—Acquittal—Missing Link evidence–circumstances which emerged...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 821 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 610 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before HonTjel Mr. Justice Ajay Rastogi Hon'bel Mr. Justice K.M. Jospeh Criminal Appeal...

Indian Penal Code, 1908, S.376–Rape–Delay in lodging FIR– Acquittal-Delay of 7...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 710 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 703 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Chief Justice Ranjan Gogol Hon'ble Mr. Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul Hon'ble...

Common intention–Evidence of PWs 2 and 3 did not attribute any...

2009(1) LAW HERALD (SC) 606 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Dr. Arijit Pasayat The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Asok Kumar Ganguly Criminal Appeal...

Identification of Prisons Act, 1920, S.4–Sample of Fingerprints-­ Police officer is...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 333 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 524 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice N.V. Ramana Hon'ble Mr. Justice Mohan M. Shantanagoudar Criminal Appeal...

Murder—Identification of Accused—Specific identification of the four accused, from a group...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 55 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 1960 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice N. V. Ramana Hon'ble Mr. Justice Mohan M....

Murder–Dying Declaration—Acquittal- -Inconsistencies between dying declarations as recorded by Doctor and...

2018(4) Law Herald (SC) 3164 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 1924 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mrs. Justice R. Bhanumathi  Hon'ble Mr. Justice Vineet Saran Criminal Appeal No....

Law on circumstantial evidence when it comes to fixing guilt on...

Law on circumstantial evidence when it comes to fixing guilt on those accused in a criminal case can be summarised in the following manner. “The...

We would think in the circumstances of this case that the...

  We would think in the circumstances of this case that the appellant cannot be convicted for the offenceunder Section 376. It would indeed be unsafe...

Acquittal–A judgment of acquittal passed should not be interfered with when...

2009(1) LAW HERALD (SC) 385 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before The Hon’ble Mr. Justice S.B. Sinha The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Cyriac Joseph Criminal Appeal No. 992 of...

Abetment to Suicide—Acquittal—Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison at her matrimonial...

2018(4) Law Herald (SC) 3162 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 1923 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice N.V. Ramana Hon'ble Mr. Justice Mohan M. Shantanagoudar Criminal...

Narcotics—Case Property—Safe custody and carriage of recovered contraband not proved—Acquittal upheld

  2018(4) Law Herald (SC) 3154 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 1921 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mrs. Justice R. Banumathi Hon'ble Mrs. Justice Indira Banerjee Criminal Appeal...

Murder–Acquittal–There is a time gap of eight hours between the time...

2009(1) LAW HERALD (SC) 270 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Altamas Kabir The Hon’ble Mr. Justice  Markandey Katju Criminal Appeal No. 1071...

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