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

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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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Indian Penal Code,1860, S.379–Theft–Concurrent running of sentences-Accused had been convicted for multiple offences– In group of offences sentence was not run concurrently and in another group consecutively

By | June 6th, 2017|Reduction in Sentence|

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Indian Penal Code, 1860, S. 392 Robbery–Reduction in Sentence-Taking of car on highway-Offence committed is 12 years old

By | June 1st, 2017|Reduction in Sentence|

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May 2017

April 2017

Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.307–Attempt to Murder—Reduction in Sentence -Sentence of 4 years reduced to already undergone subject to payment of fine of Rs. 10,000,- each

By | April 19th, 2017|Reduction in Sentence|

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February 2017