Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Murder—Common Intention—Acquittal—Mere fact that accused appellants caught hold of deceased facilitating...

  2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 723 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 705 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice A.M. Khanwilkar Hon'ble Mr. Justice Ajay Rastogi Criminal Appeal No(s)....

Rape with minor child—Child aged 71/z years was raped and murdered–...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 720 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 7O4 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice A.K. Sikri Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Abdul Nazeer Hon'ble Mr....

Murder—Plea of Insanity—Onus is upon the defence to produce the evidence...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 671 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 616 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice A.K. Sikri Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Abdul Nazeer Criminal...

Culpable Homicide not amounting to murder—Deceased (husband) provoked the accused (wife)...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 659 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 615 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice Mohan M. Shantanagoudar Hon'ble Mrs. Justice Dinesh Maheshwari Criminal...

Murder–An attack with a deadly weapon on the vital part of...

2009(1) LAW HERALD (SC) 597 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Dr. Arijit Pasayat The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Asok Kuamr Ganguly Criminal Appeal...

–The appellants herein have been convicted and sentenced for the offences...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA FULL BENCH RAJAGOPAL AND OTHERS — Appellant Vs. THE STATE OF TAMIL NADU — Respondent ( Before : N.V. Ramana, Mohan M. Shantanagoudar and...

Penal Code, 1860 (IPC) – Sections 141, 147, 149 and 302...

  SUPREME COURT OF INDIA FULL BENCH AMRIKA BAI — Appellant Vs. THE STATE OF CHHATTISGARH — Respondent ( Before : N.V. Ramana, Mohan M. Shantanagoudar and Indira Banerjee, JJ....

Penal Code, 1860 (IPC) – Sections 170, 395 and 412 –...

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA DIVISION BENCH JAHANGIR HUSSAIN AND OTHERS — Appellant Vs. STATE OF WEST BENGAL — Respondent ( Before : L. Nageswara Rao and M.R. Shah, JJ....

Abetment to Suicide—Proximity of Time—Conviction is not sustainable on the allegation...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 316 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 521 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice L. Nageshwara Rao Hon'ble Mr. Justice M.R. Shah Criminal...

Murder—Rape of girl aged 8 years—No finding recorded by courts below...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 252 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 507 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice S.A. Bobde Hon'ble Mr. Justice L. Nageswara Rao...

Murder—Acid Attack—Accused poured acid on face of deceased—In circumstances of case...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 248 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 506 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice S.A. Bobde Hon'ble Mr. Justice L. Nageswara Rao Hon'ble Mr....

Criminal Breach of trust by Public Servant—Reduction in Sentence—Embezzlement of 85...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC)   204 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 2056 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre Hon'ble Mrs. Justice Indu Malhotra Criminal...

Previous Bad Character—Use of previous bad character evidence is prohibited except...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 172 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 2051 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice Madan B. Lokur Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Abdul Nazeer Hon'ble...

Murder—Death Sentence—Mitigating Factor—Socio-economic factors must be taken into consideration as access...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 161 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 2050 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice Madan B. Lokur Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Abdul Nazeer Hon'ble...

Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.354 and S.448–Outraging modesty of woman-­Reduction in...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 618 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 2138 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice Kurian Joseph Hon'ble Mr. Justice Hemant Gupta Criminal Appeal...

Death by Negligence—Collapse of building due to high magnitude of earthquake—Loss...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 609 : 2018 LawHerald.Org 2137 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice A.K Sikri Hon'ble Mr. Justice Ashok Bhushan Criminal Appeal...

Murder—Common Intention—Conviction under section 34 cannot be made merely by altering...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 538 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 601   IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mr. Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre Criminal Appeal No. 1144 of 2009 Mala...

Rape–Medical certificate granted by the Doctor suggests that the Hymen was...

2009(1) LAW HERALD (SC) 593 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Tarun Chatterjee The Hon’ble Mr. Justice V.S.Sirpurkar Criminal Appeal No. 222 of...

Rape and Abduction–Accused contending that he had married the victim–No signature...

2009(1) LAW HERALD (SC) 591 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Dr. Arijit Pasayat The Hon’ble Mr. Justice Dr. Mukundakam Sharma Criminal...

Quashing—Framing of Charge—When the order of the Trial Court does not...

2019(1) Law Herald (SC) 485 : 2019 LawHerald.Org 553   IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Before Hon'ble Mrs. Justice R. Banumathi Hon'ble Mr. Justice R. Subhash Reddy Criminal Appeal...

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