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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Cruelty - Victim sustained 100% superficial burns while cooking - Deceased subjected to cruelty - Statement of CFSL report that washer of air pressure pump was found missing and burner was in bent condition - Lends possibility that an accident had occurred in room which was bolted from..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Murder - Reduction of sentence - Appeal pending since 15 years - Appellants have no other criminal antecedents - Fact that appellant `P' a lady aged more than 80 years has undergone approximately 11 months in custody - Appellant `G' aged more than 50 years has undergone approximately 2 years 4..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of eye witness surrounded with suspicion - In fact he is not an eye witness to the occurrence - Informant exhibits unnatural conduct in as much as he did not bother in calling the police after escaping from spot of occurrence - Aspect of availability of eye witness shortly after..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Deceased gave money to husband of accused for a job aboard - No money given to accused - Husband of accused neither examined nor arrayed as an accused - Source of money not clear - Purpose of deceased visiting house of accused was to demand money paid to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PW6 stated that he saw accused and deceased last time together - Testimony of PW6 do not inspires confidence, as had he seen the accused and deceased together such fact must have been disclosed to PW5 and no such fact is recorded in missing..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Identity of dead body - Dead body of deceased recovered in decomposed state - Cause of death not known - Since body of deceased was found in decomposed state, it was incumbent on the part of PWs to establish the manner in which they could identify the body or..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Disclosure statement - No evidence on record that dead body of deceased was recovered at the instance of accused on the basis of disclosure statement, as it was in the knowledge of public at large that a dead body was lying at the place where recovery was effected by police - None of PWs..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 397, 404, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon of offence (hammer) at the instance of accused, is not proved, as such recovery effected after 12-13 days of occurrence from an open place, accessible to anybody, raises serious doubt about veracity of prosecution case - More so, as per FSL..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, 3-- Dowry death - Dying declaration - Deceased sustained 90% burn injuries - Testimonies of father and mother of deceased do not repose confidence that any specific demand of dowry was made by appellant, brother-i, law of deceased or that he was responsible for torturing, beating or demanding dowry -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 397, 404, 34-- Murder - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of money has not been made at the instance of accused - PWs stated that they did not saw who assaulted deceased - Though evidence of last seen is against the accused but it is simply a circumstance - Recovery of weapon not proved on record -..........

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