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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Extra judicial confession - Murder - Accused made extra judicial confession before PW2 and stated that he and one person committed murder of deceased - However, PW2 is not a man of authority before whom extra judicial confession was allegedly made by accused - More so, in case extra judicial..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Extra judicial confession - Murder case - PW5 being watchman in field, saw accused jumping stone fence after the crime and when he questioned him, accused told him that people were chasing him and at that time accused told PW5 that he finished deceased - Accused was holding axe at the relevant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - It was recorded by PW12, Tehsildar, which gives an impression that same generated to make Courts believe the case against accused - Extra judicial confession is suspicious and full of facts and graphically discloses antecedents of A-1,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Witnesses of abduction and conspiracy turned hostile - Motive of crime not proved on record - Recovery of blood stained articles also not proved, as prosecution failed to place chemical analysis report on record - Moreover, though serological report found that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Extra-judicial confession - Recorded by PW8 after 40 days of incident - PW8 not a relative of deceased nor relative of accused - Extra-judicial confession of accused is recorded as if it is a statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Extra judicial confession in all probability might have been made by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Confession - Recovery of incriminating material - Where confession led to recovery of incriminating material not voluntary but caused by inducement, pressure or coercion, it is hit by Art.20(3) of Constitution, rendering such confession inadmissible...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession of co-accused - PW3, to whom extra judicial confession alleged to be made, while recording his statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C, has not made such statement of extra judicial confession made by co-accused - In addition there are no other circumstances on record to..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 67-- Confession of co-accused - Transportation of 3563.28 kgs Ganja - Statement of co-accused u/s 67 of the Act cannot be used against an accused in absence of corroboration - Corroboration which prosecution sought to rely are enquiry reports which are not proved - Accused `F' held, cannot be convicted..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 162-- Confession - S.25 of Evidence Act protects accused in respect of confession made by him to police officer - Whereas, S.162 Cr.P.C protects accused if it is made during course of investigation...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25-- Confession - S.25 of the Act covers a confession made to a police officer even before investigation has started and is not confined to confession in the course of an investigation...........

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