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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Abduction - Murder - Proved abduction of deceased from his house by accused is per se criminal offence and carries with it a much higher degree of sinister culpability compared to any phenomenon of "last seen together" - Deceased being in the custody of accused after his abduction, was within..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Recovery of weapon of offence at the pointing out of accused - Time of recovery not mentioned - Public witness not joined - Alleged theory of recovery not believable - Without corroboration of independent witnesses recovery of weapon of offence not believable - Sole evidence of recovery..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Abduction - Murder - Motive - Successive visits of accused on the turn of 15 days to the house of deceased in search of son of deceased, whom they suspected was involved in the murder of one of accused `C' and ultimately on the date of incident deceased forcibly taken away by accused and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Acquittal - FIR lodged against unknown persons - Admittedly, there was nobody at house when deceased was attacked - Later specific defence was taken that there was some dispute between brother of deceased and parents of accused regarding some amount - Thus, taking advantage of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Abduction - Murder - Medical evidence - Dead body of deceased found in decomposed state - Cause of death is asphyxia - Absence of visible injury on the body per se, does not militate against otherwise unambiguous medical opinion that death was due to asphyxia - It also does not cast any doubt..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Non-mentioning of name of eye witness in the inquest report - Is of no consequence as inquest report relates to cause of death and not witnesses account of incident...........
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
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses - Informant not named PW1 in the complaint - Such omission is not fatal in the face of otherwise cogent and convincing evidence of PW1 corroborated by other eye witness - More so, another three eye witnesses did not support prosecution case but that does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Distance and brightness of place of incident - PW1 witnessed the incident at night from a distance of about 100 feet - Place of incident was illuminated by electric lights all around and there was sufficient light to see the assailants - It is therefore possible for PW1 to see the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Weapon of offence - PW1 stated that she saw accused attacking deceased and it cannot be technically taken be stabbing or slicing - However, post mortem report of deceased states that most of wounds are deep cut wounds but same can be caused by a knife as stated by PW1 in her testimony -..........

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