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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Double murder - Recovery of country-made pistol and an empty cartridge at the instance of accused - It is not material recovery which has to be proved, but disclosure based upon which recovery is made - Pivotal fact is making of statement to police which leads to recovery - However, during..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 148, 201, 34-- Double murder case - Eye witnesses - Testimonies of each of six witnesses have been proved and corroborated by other - Although three witnesses were related to deceased but their presence was very natural and each explained good details of occurrence - Other three villagers who saw the incident..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Death by burning - Deceased sustained 88% burn injuries - Cruelty - Letters allegedly written by deceased to her father in her own handwriting disclosing mental and physical cruelty imputed on deceased by her i, laws - However, no efforts made to investigate the handwriting of deceased - Material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Medical evidence - Testimony of doctor PW1, who conducted medical examination of deceased, does not support prosecution story - PW1 stated that internal injuries of deceased may be caused by heavy stone but he did not clearly establish the same - More so, if incident occurred in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 148, 201, 34-- Double murder case - Enhancement of sentence to death penalty - Previous enmity between parties existed - Accused proved to be from the same village who are neither having any criminal antecedents nor they are history-sheeters - Case is an apparent example of family feud gone horribly wrong -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 419, 402, 201, 120B-- Murder - Motive - Accused not only murdered the deceased but also covered up the incident of murder to be that of suicide of accused no.1 - Motive of crime is to eliminate the deceased as he was a contender of one girl with whom accused no.1 was in love - Not only accused persons were fully aware..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 419, 402, 201, 120B-- Murder - Evidence on record shows culpability of accused to have conspired to the murder of deceased by first assaulting him with an iron reti in the leg and then set him ablaze alive by over powering in temple in the dead of light - Report was also made to police posing as if accused no.1..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Testimony of eye witness not reliable - Recovery of axe, spade and blood stained clothes not proved on record - Delay in filing FIR not satisfactorily explained - Information regarding dead bodies doubtful - Extra judicial confession also not reliable -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20-- Benefit of juvenility - Offence u/ss 302, 148, 149 IPC - Accused was aged 17 years on the date of incident - He was not a juvenile under the provisions of J.J. Act, 1986 - However, J.J. Act 2000 came into force during pendency of proceedings - Benefit of J.J. Act 2000 should be extended to accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Sole eye witness of incident assigned no role to accused `R' - Accused `R' neither present at the place of incident nor he assaulted deceased - Eye witness named all accused except accused `R' - Trial Court and High Court committed error by convicting accused `R' - Conviction & sentence..........

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