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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 147, 148, 149, 504, 114-- Bail - Honour killing - Deceased and daughter of accused eloped and entered into inter caste marriage - Accused committed murder of deceased - Twice bail application of accused rejected and matter travelled to Supreme Court - Once Supreme Court declined to enlarge accused on bail, endeavor to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 149-- Murder - Laches in investigation - Mere laches on the part of I.O itself cannot be ground for acquitting the accused - But no, mentioning of names of accused and not explaining the injuries sustained by A-1, would amount to laches and it goes to the root of the case, particularly when accused were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 149-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses - Evidence of eye witnesses only consistent on the aspect of injuries inflicted to deceased and on all other factors there are lot of contradictions which goes to root of the matter - Witnesses gave different version as to how the weapons seized - Adverse..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 149-- Murder - Medical evidence and ocular evidence not corroborated each other - Once there is clear contradiction between medical and ocular evidence coupled with severe contradictions in oral evidence and clear laches in investigation, then benefit of doubt must be given to accused - Prosecution..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147, 148-- Murder - Common object - Unlawful assembly - PW1, eye witness to the incident has seen five persons fatally assaulting her husband/deceased - She categorically named five persons assaulting deceased in her testimony - Factum of presence of five persons on the spot is not doubtful - All the accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Double murder - Circumstantial evidence - Dead bodies of two females lying in the room which was bolted inside and recovered after breaking down the door - Said fact weakens the alleged theory of homicide - No injury of any kind except the mark of strangulation was found on the body of deceased..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Conviction u/s 302 IPC - Imposition of fine - It is not mandatory to impose fine in addition to substantive sentence of imprisonment for offence punishable u/s 302 IPC, though it is desirable to impose fine having regard to facts and circumstances of case and power conferred u/s 357 Cr.P.C...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - Accused confessed before brother of deceased that he throttled neck of deceased by lathi - However, medical evidence shows that strangulation was not found to have been done with an object like lathi and it was subjected with soft..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Brother of deceased PW6, stated that he last saw deceased with accused - However, said fact is not disclosed in FIR, rather PW6 did not convey the same to anybody despite disappearance of his deceased brother - Last seen theory not reliable -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Prior enmity between parties due to election of Sarpanch - Incident occurred during winter evening - 17 accused allegedly assaulted complainant party - Identification of 17 accused persons would be extremely difficult, as it was dark - Only independent witness turned hostile and two eye..........

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