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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Inconsistencies found in testimonies of PWs regarding role of accused in commission of crime - Involvement of accused as a member of unlawful assembly is doubtful - FIR lodged after delay of 4 days - Accused roped in the crime, due to inimical relationship between..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 342, 323, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Eye witness/PW2 not named any of accused in FIR whereas, in his statement in Court, names of accused did occur in his testimony - However, PW2 did not attribute any overt act to accused - Other eye witnesses also did not name any of accused - Evidence of PW4 though indicate some role but..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Presence of five accused in attack is proved on record - Acquittal of accused u/s 147 IPC though irregular, will not vitiate conviction u/ss 302, 149 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 143, 147, 149, Bombay Police Act, Section 135-- Appeal against acquittal - Application for leave to appeal - Offence u/ss 323, 325, 143, 147, 149 and S.135 of Bombay Police Act - High Court while rejecting application for leave to appeal has stated that medical evidence did not indicate any injury on the neck or thigh of complainant - However,..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Offence u/ss 304(Part II), 324, 341, 147, 148, 149 IPC - Fifteen named accused and some unnamed accused were mentioned in complaint itself - However, no motive alleged in the complaint - No independent witnesses examined apart from injured witnesses to prove prosecution case - Even injured..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Presence of A-1 and A-2 at the time of incident established and proved beyond doubt - Role attributed to them also proved and established by prosecution by leading cogent evidence - Testimony of eye witnesses fully supports prosecution case - Defence propounded by these accused rightly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Role of A-5, A-6 and A-7 in commission of crime - Prosecution failed to prove beyond doubt that A-5 fired from his firearm, which missed as alleged - No evidence on record in the form of recovery of weapon or even missed bullet - A-5 thus, entitled to be acquitted on ground of benefit of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - A-4 has not preferred any appeal against his conviction - However, since his case is similar to A-5, A-6 and A-7, by taking suo moto cognizance, A-4 is also entitled to acquittal on ground of benefit of doubt - A-4 acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder case - High Court while granting bail has not applied its mind - Consideration as recorded by High Court are good enough for denial of bail - Trial not yet concluded - Only 3 out of 13 witnesses examined - Bail application rejected - However, it will be open for petitioner to renew..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 143, 147, 148, 427, 149, Prevention Of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984, Section 3(2)-- Bail - Violence in the campus - Damage to public and private properties - Total loss tentatively calculated by I.O. as Rs.2,55,000/- - Five persons arrayed as accused - Applicants in custody since 6.10.2018 and investigation has substantially progress and no purpose would be served by keeping them..........

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