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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction - Testimony of sole eye witness - Reliability - Fact that sole eye witness being the son of deceased did not make any attempt to save his father and not even raised alarm for help, appears to be unnatural - Further, it is highly improbable that a son without making appropriate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 326, 34, 147, 148-- Murder - Testimony of injured witnesses - Accused allegedly 11 in number committed murder of deceased and injured two persons - Injured witnesses implicated each of accused in their evidence - Evidence of PW1 and PW2 specifies injuries caused by each of accused on deceased as well as themselves -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Death by burning - Financial crisis was root cause of quarrel between accused and deceased - Incident occurred in a sudden fight at the spur of moment at the heat of passion, as admitted by deceased in Parcha bayan and dying declaration, when deceased demanded money from..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1)-- Murder - 100% burn injuries - Conviction solely based on oral dying declaration - No corroboration - No evidence to suggest that deceased was in a fit position to speak - Deceased sustained almost 100% burns and her blood pressure and pulse was not recordable - In these circumstances, it will not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - When prosecution's case is based on circumstantial evidence, what is required to be proved is complete chain of circumstances without leaving any conclusion consistent with the innocence of accused - It must be shown that in all human probability, the act, with..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Testimony of witnesses - Recovery weapon - Last seen evidence and extra-judicial confession made by respondent-accused before PW-16, is found unworthy of reliance - Further, murder weapon axe, was recovered at the instance of accused from an abandoned open room in a field which had easy..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Testimony of two eye-witnesses apparently suffers from self-contradictions while one witness has turned hostile, which creates serious doubt regarding presence of said witness at the time of occurrence of incident or immediately thereafter - More so, murder weapon had been recovered on..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 114-- Discharge - Murder case - Dead body of deceased recovered from well - It would be difficult for a single person to manage all activities right from killing of deceased to dragging her and then throw her in well - Prima facie evidence available on record that co-accused helped accused in disposing..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84-- Murder of eight month old child by her own mother - Plea of insanity - PWs including husband of accused stated that accused is a mental patient right from date of their marriage and he never got her examined by any psychiatrist - Unsoundness of mind of accused already part of evidence as deposed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Burden of proof - Deceased was living with her children along with her brother-i, law/accused in joint family - Children of deceased stated that accused came in drunken condition and threatened to kill them - PW1 heard cries of her mother/deceased and also seen accused taking deceased..........

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