July 2018

May 2018

Adulterated Sugar-­ Reduction in Sentence—Sugar meant for making sweets containing extraneous matter- Rigorous imprisonment imposed upon him is reduced from one year to three months-Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, 482.                                         

By | May 22nd, 2018|Reduction in Sentence|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.304 Part II–Culpable Homicide-Sudden Fight-­ Reduction in sentence—Present case is of sudden quarrel in. which injuries have been caused without any intention to cause death-Sentence of 5 years reduced to already undergone of 1 year 8 months and 7 days.            

By | May 21st, 2018|Reduction in Sentence|

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March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

November 2017

October 2017

September 2017

-Robbery–Reduction in Sentence-Appellants robbed motorcycle from son of complainant at gun point—Appellants were of young age of 19 years and 16 years at the time of offence

By | September 3rd, 2017|Reduction in Sentence|

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August 2017

July 2017

June 2017

Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.363–Kidnapping–Reduction of Sentence-Sentence to rigorous imprisonment of five years-Held; No minimum sentence is provided for offence committed u/s 363 of IPC—

By | June 30th, 2017|Reduction in Sentence|

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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, S.16 & S.7–Selling adulterated mustard oil—Reduction of sentence—Petitioner facing agony of criminal prosecution from more than last 17 years-Sole bread winner of his family

By | June 29th, 2017|Reduction in Sentence|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.304-A–Death by Negligence-Rash and Negligent driving- -Reduction in sentence-Three deaths on account of rash and negligent driving-­ Conduct of the petitioner in causing the accident in question resulting into the death of a couple and in the process killing another person and ultimately hitting a transformer

By | June 17th, 2017|Reduction in Sentence|

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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, S.18(c)–Reduction in Sentence–Non-commercial quantity—Recovery of 2 kgs of opium-Accused sentenced to undergo RI for 4 years and to pay a fine of Rs 20.000/- –Appellant is more than 65 years of age-The quantity of contraband recovered from him is non­ commercial

By | June 17th, 2017|Reduction in Sentence|

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