CHHOTEY VS STATE OF U. P. - 06 Oct 09

assembly—Conviction—Sustainability of—Four witnesses of fact were examined on behalf of prosecution—Since admittedly, both side have receined infunies—Whether accused formed unlawful assembly to commit murder not proved by prosecution—Injuries on side of complainant can’t be overlooked—Accused side also received injuries—No explanation offered—No definite intention and motive to kill injured—Also fact that they were not armed with deadly weapon—Conviction under Section 307/149 of IPC not sustainable—Sentence modified.Appeal Partly Allowed.

India - Allahabad


R VS Lichniak - 25 Nov 02

Mandatory life sentence for murder has a denunciatory value, expressing society s view of a crime which has long been regarded with peculiar abhorrence.

India - Supreme Court


Mahadevan @ Kalathi Chennavarthanan VS State rep by Inspector of Police Gobichettipalayam Police Station. Erode District - 16 Jul 07

Simple injury is not attempt to murder.

India - Madras


Ayya Pillai, In re. VS . - 10 Jan 86

Ingredients for the offence of attempt to murder.

India - Madras


Surjit Singh VS State Of Punjab - 20 Dec 07

Attempt to murder--FIR recorded on receipt of x-ray report--Delay of 18 days not fatal .Attempt to murder--Case pending for 17½ years--Sentence reduced to already undergone.

India - Punjab


- 14 Oct 59

Attempt to murder could not be materialized due to intervening circumstances.

India - Madras


Bagha Singh VS State Of Punjab - 01 Aug 06

Bail - Attempt to murder - Head injury - No permanent disability - Bail allowed.

India - Punjab


Santokh Singh VS State Of Punjab - 03 Apr 07

Attempt to Murder--Offence compounded on payment of compensation

India - Punjab


CHAMAN SINGH VS STATE OF DELHI - 14 Jan 99

Penal Code, 1860 - Section 302 — Attempt to murder — Serious injury — Medical opinion that injuries were grievous, dangerous to life and sufficient to cause death of the injured — Conviction for attempt to murder, attempt. Section 307 — Attempt to murder — Such accused convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment is not entitled to benefit of Probation of Offenders Act, 1958.

India - Delhi


GURPAL SINGH VS STATE (CENTRAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION) - 10 Feb 99

Penal Code, 1860 - Section 302 — Attempt to murder — Serious injury — Medical opinion that injuries were grievous, dangerous to life and sufficient to cause death of the injured — Conviction for attempt to murder, attempt. Section 307 — Attempt to murder — Such accused convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment is not entitled to benefit of Probation of Offenders Act, 1958.

India - Delhi