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JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Presence of injuries on the person of accused indicates that whatever he is said to have disclosed to PWs 2 and 3, was not voluntary - Said extra-judicial confession cannot be used against accused...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - None of the PWs had seen the accused and other accused committing murder - Only on seeing the accused persons at the place of occurrence and their clothes were stained with blood, they were caught by villagers - However, presence of blood spots on the person of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 4, 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted as chain of circumstances is so clear and established that it unerringly and clearly points towards guilt of accused as follows: (i) Deceased was last seen alive in the company of accused and thereafter his corpse was recovered; (ii) Recovery of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - It is established that deceased was last seen in the company of accused before incident and motive of offence is also proved on record - As regarding recovery of blood stained lathi at the instance of accused, it is also proved on record -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased suffered 80% burn injuries - Deceased stated that accused gave him beatings and set him on fire - Identity of deceased was verified by Magistrate PW7 - Doctor PW12 stated that deceased was fully conscious and capable of making his statement - Said fact is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Plea of alibi - Deceased stated in his dying declaration that he was burnt at the instance of accused persons just about 10.30 am - However, whereabouts of accused `O' were not surely stated prior to 10.30 am - More so, location of accused `O' was not shown other than place of occurrence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Plea of false implication - Defence of accused `N' that deceased wrecked vengeance on accused since he had booked brother of deceased for an offence, rejected - Deceased in his dying declaration categorically referred to the specific role played by accused `N' that he poured kerosene from..........
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 - Murder of wife and daughter by husband - Two fold motive - One being love affair of husband with a girl, whom he wanted to marry but wife and daughter were hindrance - Other was the no, fulfilment of dowry demands by father of wife - Said love affair of husband was neither proved..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Two eye witnesses - Material alterations in the testimonies of eye witnesses viz. (i) PW1 came to the spot after information sent to him by police, he cannot be said to be an eye-witness to the offence; (ii) PW4, admittedly saw the dead body of deceased lying in pool of blood in rear seat..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Eye witnesses turned hostile - Accused allegedly threw deceased on floor and placed a big stone on his chest and thereafter, they removed his clothes and stuffed his mouth with soil - Conduct of eye-witness PW2, admittedly the real maternal uncle of deceased who was present during the..........

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