Flashcards in Legal Procedures Deck (44):
Types of magistrate ?
302 IPC ?
Punishment for culpable homicide amounting to murder: maximum punishment death.
309 IPC ?
Attemp to commit suicde.
307 IPC ?
Attempt to murder.
160 CrPC ?
Police officer has the power to summon any witness including doctor to police station for recording a statement
Legal enquiry into the cause of death.
Indian penal code.
Both definition and punishment of a crime are given in this.
319 IPC ?
Any body pain, infirmity ( loss of body function), disease.
Juvenile justice act 2015 ?
Maximum punishment that can be given to juvenile is 3 years.
Juvenle is sent to special home but not to adult jail.
Any 16-18 yrs old who commits a heinous offence maybe tried as an adult.
Min rank of police officer to conduct police inquest ?
HC> ASI> SI
Judicial magistrate ?
Sit n court and give punishment
Types of inquest ?
1. Police inquest.
2. Magistrate inquest.
3. Coroner’s inquest.
4. Medical examiner’s inquest
114 IEA ?
Incase of rape if assumed consent not given accused has to prove otherwise.
Commonest inquest ?
Examination of arrested person by the doctor.
Reasonable force can be used.
509 IPC ?
Words, gestures or act that intent to insult modesty of women
Heinous offence ?
Any offence whose punishment is more than 7 years
Juvenile justice board consist of ?
1. Metropolitan magistrate or a judicial magistrate of 1st class.
2. 2 social workers ( atleast 1 women).
Executive magistrate ?
Dont sit in court and dont give punishment.
They are senior govt officers who mainly do inquest
304 IPC ?
Punishment ofr culpable homcidenot amounting to murder: maximum punishment life imprisonment.
351 IPC ?
Any threat or attempt to use criminal force.
92 IPC ?
Act done in good faith for benefit of a person without consent
Types of killng ?
1. Negilgence: road traffic accident,medical negligence.
2. Intentionally: culpable homicide
82 IPC ?
Under 7 years a person cant be given any punishment.
Juvenile justice act 2015.
Types of culpable homicide ?
1. Culpable homicide amounting to murder.
2. Culpable homicide not amounting to murder.
Eg of executive magistrate ?
Collector,tahsildar, subdivision magistrate, district magistrate.
176 CrPC ?
Magistrate inquest in dowry death.
39 CrPC ?
Public to give information of certain offences ( eg: homicide, kidnapping, robbery) to nearest magistrate or police office.
When is magistrate inquest done ?
1. Unnatural death of women within 7 years of marriage ( dowry death).
2. Exhumation: digging out of burried ground.
3. Police firing.
4. Custodial death: prison, police custody, child remand home, .
5. Death in psychiatric hospital
Judicial magistrate of 1st class is selected by ?
174 CrPc ?
Police inquest in dowry death
Onus to proof ?
Lies with victim’s lawyer except rape case
Any person below the age of 18 years
Indian evidence act.
Deals with all the legal evidences
304 A IPC ?
Death due to rash or negligent act.
Maximum punishment 2 years with or without fine.
322 IPC ?
Define voluntarily causing greivous hurt
321 IPC ?
Define voluntarily causing hurt
Criminal procedure code.
Deals with administrative aspects of law such as inquest
300 IPC ?
Culpable homicide amounting to murder.
416 CrPC ?
Extending hanging of pregnant women.
299 IPC ?
54 CrPC ?
Arrested person can himself request the magistrate for his medical examination to get evidence in his favour.
44 IPC ?
Any harm to body, mind, reputaton or property