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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased named three accused persons in his dying declaration - Dying declaration immediately recorded after incident by Inspector after certification of doctor - It does not record any unnatural things and exaggerated version of incident - More so, dying declaration..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - False implication - Accused failed to cite any incident of significance to prove that police authorities knew the accused prior to incident or accused and police authorities had some kind of grudge prior to incident due to which police falsely implicated the accused - On the contrary, it..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred when accused sat down to pass urine in order to tease deceased - Accused struck lathi blows when being objected by deceased who also hurled abuses - Incident occurred on the spur of moment - Accused has no mens rea to commit the murder of deceased - There is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304A-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred in the dark night - Accused unable to visibly identify any human form ahead and fired from out of a zeal to scare the thieves which unfortunately hit the deceased - Fact that accused may be cautioned not to have shot because the risk existed of shot hitting to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Dispute over a trifle matter - Accused overpowered by an uncontrollable fit of anger so much so that he was deprived of his power of self control and fired at deceased and injured - Facts do not conclude that accused had the intention of eliminating anyone of those fired at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, 120B-- Murder - Confession - Prosecution relied upon confessional statement of PW3 - PW3 became approver and challenge to the same negated by trial Court and High Court - Statement of PW3 thus, becomes admissible in evidence in view of Ss.133, 114 of Evidence Act - Moreover, confessional statement of PW3..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, 120B-- Murder - Remission of sentence - Power of remission of sentence can be exercised by State - It would be always open to accused to make a necessary representation in this behalf before competent authority - No view is taken thereupon either way - Prayer rejected...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9 and 6 years respectively - Witnesses categorically stated that her father used to doubt character of appellant mother - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which her father fell asleep - Co-accused inflicting first blow of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Extra marital affair between wife and contractor forming motive to kill deceased-husband - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which deceased fell asleep - Both accused assaulting deceased with axe resulting in his death - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Conduct of complainant creates a specific doubt on prosecution version, as delay of 26 days in submitting the application wherein allegations raised against accused for the first time and other family members are not explained - More so, complainant deposed before Court..........

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