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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201 r, w 34-- Child kidnapped and murdered to appease deity on the asking of a Tantrik and causing disappearance of dead body - Appellant 3 was caught red handed by PW 7 while throwing dead body in a pond - Murder by A1, A2 and A4 witnessed by PW 14, an employee of appellant 1 - Trial Court awarding death..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Criminal trial-- Circumstantial evidence - Nature of the recovered articles, the manner of their acquisition by the owner, the nature of the evidence about their identification, the manner in which the articles were dealt with by accused, the place and the circumstances of their recovery and the length of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - It is a weak piece of evidence for conviction - Such evidence deserves strict scrutiny - Strong circumstantial evidence can get strength from extra judicial confession...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, 302-- A3 found carrying dead body of a child who was murdered after kidnapping to appease deities for reward - Accused can be convicted u/s 302 - Life imprisonment awarded by setting aside death penalty...........

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