Supreme Court on Fake Encounter Killing

Supreme Court of IndiaBrijlala Pd. Sinha vs State Of Bihar on 13 July, 1998Author: PattanaikBench: M Mukherjee, G PattanaikPETITIONER:BRIJLALA PD. SINHAVs.RESPONDENT:STATE OF BIHARDATE OF JUDGMENT: 13/07/1998BENCH:M.K. MUKHERJEE, G.B. PATTANAIKACT:HEADNOTE:JUDGMENT:WITHCRL. APPEAL Nos. 218/98, 279/98 & 280-282/98JUDGMENTPATTANAIK,J.These five appeals are directed against the judgment dated 28.11.1997, of the Patna High Court passed in Criminal Appeal No. 459 … Continue reading Supreme Court on Fake Encounter Killing

Conviction u/s 306 IPC in absence of a charge to the effect.

Comments : In this case the court held that even though no specific charge u/s 306 is framed - the accused can be convicted under the same (S.221(2) CrPC) if otherwise 304B/498A was framed.  Supreme Court of IndiaK. Prema S. Rao And Anr. vs Yadla Srinivasa Rao And Ors. on 25 October, 2002Equivalent citations: AIR 2003 … Continue reading Conviction u/s 306 IPC in absence of a charge to the effect.

Father in law convicted u/s 202 for failure to inform the authorities as to DIL’s suicide

Comment : In this case of unnatural death of a DIL - notwithstanding failure of prosecution to bring home offences 302/306/304B against the accused - convicted the FIL u/s 202 for failure to inform the police - intentional ommission to give information having reason to believe that an offence is committed.  Supreme Court of IndiaBhagwan Swarup And … Continue reading Father in law convicted u/s 202 for failure to inform the authorities as to DIL’s suicide