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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Accused apprehended on basis of suspicion - Mere suspicion howsoever strong cannot take place the proof of guilt of accused persons for committing murder - Accused rightly acquitted - Leave to appeal not granted...........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Conduct of accused - Accused did not kept quiet for her missing husband till dead body was recovered - She had gone to police station along with photograph of deceased and stated that deceased frequently used to go outside for 2 to 5 days - This explains conduct of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of husband by wife - Extra-judicial confession made to police - Is admissible with respect to various recoveries, which are not proved to be connected with offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of husband by wife - Extra-judicial confession - Accused was not having good relations with PW4, sister of deceased, thus making confession to such an inimical person is most unlikely - More so, when PW4 had gone to search of deceased to the house of accused, it is most unlikely that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Recovery of vehicle used in carrying dead body of deceased - Witnesses who are alleged to have seen the vehicle used in carrying dead body of deceased not examined - Vehicle in question was recovered from its owner with no blood stains - It was not in possession of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Recovery of piece of nylon saree - Dead body of deceased was recovered in decomposed form - Cause of death was not established - No internal and external injury mentioned in autopsy report - Prosecution not able to establish that death was caused by strangulating..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, 26, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Extra judicial confession - From evidence it is crystal clear that accused were already in police station from 12:00 noon onwards and therefore, story of prosecution that they surrendered before Village Administrative Officer at 04:00 PM and thereafter made an extra judicial confession cannot not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Material evidence on record does not reveal anything which incriminates both the accused - Even depositions of parents of deceased in no way implicate both the accused as offenders - Material contradictions in the testimonies of PW6 & PW17 upon which strong reliance has been placed by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Chance witness - PW6, a chance witness, witnessed the occurrence, however, left the place quietly without informing the same to anyone - Conduct of PW6 in not disclosing the incident either to police or to anyone in the village creates a suspicion and renders his version of incident..........

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