Criminal

Subal Ghorai & Ors. Vs. State of West Bengal [SC 2013 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-MURDER-Interested witness-Common object- DATE: APRIL 2, 2013 Absence of names of accused in the FIR in the abovementioned facts, lead Court to give them benefit of doubt. In any case, the omissions are minor omissions pertaining to non-mentioning of weapons carried by the accused or not referring to the parts of the bodies of the deceased on… Continue reading Subal Ghorai & Ors. Vs. State of West Bengal [SC 2013 APRIL]

CIVIL, MURDER

Dinubhai Boghabhai Solanki Vs. State of Gujarat & Ors[SC 2017]

KEYWORDS- Murder-de novo trial-Rights of victim in criminal trial There is a discernible paradigm shift in the criminal justice system in India which keeps in mind the interests of victims as well. Victim oriented policies are introduced giving better role to the victims of crime in criminal trials. It has led to adopting two-pronged strategy.… Continue reading Dinubhai Boghabhai Solanki Vs. State of Gujarat & Ors[SC 2017]

Criminal

Santosh Kumar Satishbhushan Bariyar Vs State of Maharashtra-Law of Death penalty explained

13-05-2009- Keywords-Death Penalty-Special reason-Pardon to accomplice JT 2009 (7) SC 248 : (2009) 7 SCALE 341 : (2009) 6 SCC 498 : (2009) 9 SCR 90 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Santosh Kumar Satishbhushan Bariyar Appellant Versus State of Maharashtra Respondent AND State of Maharashtra Appellant Versus Sanjeevkumar Mahendraprasad Roy and ANOTHER Respondent (Before : S.… Continue reading Santosh Kumar Satishbhushan Bariyar Vs State of Maharashtra-Law of Death penalty explained

MURDER

Ram Chander & Ors.  VS State of Haryana[SC 2017 JANUARY]

KEYWORDS: Murder- Expert Evidence Merely because no expert opinion was obtained to prove as to whether bones recovered were human or animal bones, in our view, would not weaken the case of prosecution in the light of overwhelming evidence available on record to prove the complicity of the appellants Murder-Sections 148, 302 read with Section… Continue reading Ram Chander & Ors.  VS State of Haryana[SC 2017 JANUARY]

Criminal

The State of U.P. Through the C.B.I. Vs. Rajesh Talwar & Another-Sessions Trial

Murder Trial In the Court of Additional Sessions Judge/Special Judge, Anti-Corruption, C.B.I., Ghaziabad Present: S. LAL, H.J.S.   The State of U.P. Through the C.B.I. Vs. Rajesh Talwar & Another R.C. No.1(S)/2008/SCR-III/CBI/NEW DELHI U/ss 302 r/w Section 34, 201 r/w Section 34 & 203 I.P.C. J U D G M E N T The cynosure of… Continue reading The State of U.P. Through the C.B.I. Vs. Rajesh Talwar & Another-Sessions Trial