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[Case Brief] Atul Thakur v/s State of Himachal Pradesh, 2018

Brief Facts and Procedural History: The victim Hitesh Thakur had visited the house of Mukesh Thakur (Accused No.2) where a drinking party was arranged during the night of 27.07.2011 and 28.07.2011. Deceased Hitesh and the accused were known to each other and were cordial. In this party, a large quantity of alcohol was consumed by […]

[Case Brief] State of Himachal Pradesh v/s Raj Kumar, 2018

Brief Facts and Procedural History Meena Devi’s brother-in-law (Raj Kumar) came home one day, in a drunken condition and started abusing her, Jeewan Lal (Meena’s son) and Rekha Devi (Meena’s daughter), without any reason. Raj also threatened to kill the 3 family members. Raj was a chronic drunkard. Barf Devi (Jeewan’s grandmother) locked Jeewan inside […]

[Case Brief] Yogesh v/s State of Maharashtra, 2008

Brief Facts and Procedural History: The present case revolves around the concept of the criminal conspiracy alleged against the family member of the appellant, Sachin Joshi, for the murder of the deceased, Kunal.  According to the prosecution case, Kunal had organised an entertainment show in March 1999 after getting the sponsorship from the appellant’s father. […]

The decision of Andhra Pradesh High Court is Perverse in nature [P. Eknath v/s. Y. Amaranatha Reddy & Anr.]

P.Eknath v. Y. Amaranatha Reddy @ Babu & Anr Criminal Appeal No 1792 of 2013 Before the Supreme Court of India Decided on: February 09, 2007. Bench: Pinaki Chandra Bose, Justice and Rohinton Fali Nariman, Justice Author of the Judgement: Pinaki Chandra Bose, Justice. Counsel for the appellant-Complainant:  Mr. Suyodhan Byrapaneni Counsel for the accused/Respondent No.1: Mr. V. […]