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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..........
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..........
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
Details
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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Cause of death - Post mortem report shows that cause of death was asphyxia due to smothering - However, eye witness PW6 stated that it is a case of both strangulation or hanging - Medical evidence negated the cause of death as stated by PW6 - Possibility of deceased..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Juvenile - Bail - Offence u/s 201 IPC - Allegation of destroying evidence of offence u/s 302 IPC against petitioner - Said offence is punishable u/s 201 IPC, which is bailable offence - Petitioner released to the guardianship of her father - Bail granted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Child witness - Murder of wife by husband - PW6 an eye witness was 3-1/2 years old at the time of incident and approximately 4-5 years old at the time of recording of her statement - Statement of PW6 shows that she was not mature enough to understand all questions and implication of her replies -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2)-- Cancellation of bail - Offence u/s 302 IPC and Ss.25, 27, 30 of Arms Act - Presence of accused at the spot not disputed as he sustained bullet injuries in his hand - Accused facing trial u/s 302 IPC for which punishment is life imprisonment or death - Granting bail is thus, barred u/s 437 Cr.P.C -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, 433-- Pre-mature release - Life imprisonment u/ss, 302, 376 IPC - Permissibility - Accused completed 27 years 9 months and 29 days of his sentence - However, factum of accused having committed other penal misdemeanors both inside and outside jail rendered his conduct to be not warranting any benefit of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Guilt of accused has to be proved beyond reasonable doubt and burden of proving charge of offence against accused is always on prosecution - Merely because accused has taken a particular defence either at the time of argument while framing of charge or at the time of filing of bail..........

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