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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, 363, 365-- Grant of bail - Appeal - Murder - Allegations against accused are very serious in nature and apprehension expressed by complainant party that accused may misuse freedom and try to subvert prosecution and threaten witnesses and family members of complainant cannot be brushed aside - Bail to accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 24-- Interim maintenance - Unchaste wife - Wife convicted and sentenced for murder of her own son in order to screen her illegitimate relationship with her paramour - Factum of wife being unchaste proved on record - Petition for divorce filed by husband only after conviction of wife, therefore, in such..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 84-- Murder - Plea of insanity - Burden to prove insanity is on accused and accused discharged the burden by producing evidence as to his behaviour at the time of occurrence and thereafter his continuous treatment in hospital - However, burden shifts on prosecution not discharged - Though eye witnesses..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Recovery of knife from accused cannot be considered unreliable on account of no, joining of any independent witnesses during seizure...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Merely because seizure memo of key was not signed by PW5 or any independent witness, recovery of said key cannot said to be tainted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last seen theory - Basis of conviction - When time gap between point of time when accused and deceased were last seen alive and deceased is found dead, is so small that possibility of any other person other than accused being author of crime becomes impossible...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Death caused by stabbing knife - Accused has occasion to commit crime as deceased was residing with him in the same house - More so, they were last seen together before crime was committed - Medical and scientific evidence..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - Absence of motive will put Court on its guard and scrutinize evidence very closely in order to ensure suspicion, emotion or conjecture, do not take place of proof...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon - Only incident connecting accused is recovery of weapon at the instance of accused - But said recovery is from house belonging to PWs also and was from a known place, known to all - Medical evidence does not support prosecution story -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred without premeditation after sudden altercation between parties which resulted in fatal mishap - There was exchange of words between accused and deceased which led to a scuffle over use of motorcycle - No prior enmity between parties - One fatal injury..........

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