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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Murder of wife by husband - Attempt to murder daughter - Circumstantial evidence - Accused acquitted as circumstances established do not bring forth a chain of circumstances as : (i) Accused was not present in the home at the time of incident and thus, abscondance of accused at the spot does not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 366, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Accused `G' fired at deceased - Other accused also fired at deceased - However, no material on record that deceased died on account of any firing by accused `H' - Presence of accused `H' beholding a gun along with main culprit is proved but prosecution failed to..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 506-- Double murder - Death caused due to injuries inflicted - PW5, injured eye witness spoke very vividly about the injuries inflicted on her as well as deceased (D1 & D2) - Accused persons were identified at the place of occurrence as deceased had torch light and there was also a light available at..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 506-- Double murder - Death sentence - Accused was also convicted earlier u/s 304(i) IPC - Though accused killed two women in brutal and gruesome manner but there is also a mitigating circumstance in favour of accused that motive was due to land dispute and occurrence was proceeded by a quarrel - It is..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324, 326-- Murder - Incident took place when deceased caught hold of a pick pocketer, as a result deceased suffered stab injuries - Name of assailant was not in the knowledge of injured persons - However, injured persons identified the accused in TIP and also after having recovered from injuries - Recovery..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 302-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 307, 302, 34 IPC - Direct allegations against petitioner/sister-i, law of deceased that she pushed the deceased inside the kitchen and thereafter in furtherance of common intention with co-accused sprinkled kerosene oil upon her body and set her on fire, as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder case - Non-examination of independent witness - Entire case of prosecution cannot be discarded merely on the ground of absence of independent witness, as long as evidence of eye witness, though interested is trustworthy...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder case - Discrepancies in the evidence of eye witness - Evidence of PW1, an eye witness, who lost his three sons in fateful incident was consistent and there is no major deviations or discrepancies in his evidence - Any minor discrepancies in the evidence of PW1 due to long gap between..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder case - Death sentence - Trial Court awarded death sentence to accused on the ground that accused were guilty of committing cruel and heinous offence - Reasoning given by trial Court, does not convince that case comes under the rarest of rare category, which warrants penalty of death..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder - Non-examination of injured witness - Injured witness was not examined as he was kidnapped at the relevant period - Non-examination of injured witness, held, not fatal to prosecution case and same cannot be a ground to disregard the evidence of eye witnesses...........

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