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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Two blows inflicted on head of deceased by accused - No contradiction as far as evidence of PW1 and PW5 with reference to incident of hitting twice with a large stone - Material object, stone, was also produced and taken from scene of occurrence - Medical evidence coupled with..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Disclosure statement - Recovery of weapon of offence (axe) at the instance of accused after 8 days of occurrence from an open space accessible to anybody, raises a serious doubt veracity of prosecution case, particularly, when PWs already seen the weapon lying near dead body of deceased -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained articles - Human blood though found on axe and shirt of accused, but blood group of deceased not determined - It cannot be thus, established that axe was used in crime - Recovery of axe is not sufficient to link accused with crime -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84-- Murder of wife by husband - Plea of unsoundness of mind - Last seen together - As per circumstances on record, there is possibility of accused being driven to commit crime when he was not in complete control of his senses - Even accused chose to remain in same room with his bloodstained clothes..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Medical evidence - Death occurred by asphyxia as a result of constriction of neck and not due to hanging by rope, though conforms to the manner of execution of offence, as narrated by PW1, however, in view of inherent improbabilities and incongruities in his evidence, it is not safe to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Motive - Testimony of sole eye witness/PW1 with regard to illicit relationship between accused persons, his revelation to the mother of deceased that he and co-accused were seen in a compromising position in their house with the door open and reprimand of the mother (PW3) for the "secret..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Solitary eye witness to the incident - PW1/sole eye witness related to both deceased and accused - Incident occurred during the mid night and PW1 stated to have witnessed the incident - However, PW1 did not utter a sound or make a shriek or raise any alarm either to prevent the occurrence..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Murder case - No definite evidence on record that accused and deceased were last seen together - Time gap is too long when deceased left the factory and recovery of body - Possibility of others intervening cannot be ruled out - Last seen theory, held,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of mobile belonging to deceased without SIM - Murder case - Accused arrested after a gap of 15 days of incident - Mobile phone was of no substantial value to be detained by accused in his possession at the time of apprehension in a dramatic manner - No..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Murder case - Prosecution unable to establish accused's motive to commit heinous crime of murder of his room mate - No hostility or prior enmity or ill-will between accused and deceased - Motive held, not proved - Even prosecution miserably failed to prove that..........

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