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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred in a scuffle between parties in the heat of passion, which resulted into death of two persons - Weapon used in fight between parties is `Kirpan' - Attack was not premeditated and preplanned - Injuries caused were the result of blow with a small `Kirpan' and it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Injury found in post mortem report of deceased completely consistent with ocular version of PWs, who stated that co-accused is the author of said injury - PWs consistently stated that none of present appellant had dealt any blow by any weapon and all that they did was to participate in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon and severed cut head of deceased - Not corroborated by seizure list of witnesses - Recorded version of statement made by accused which led to recovery was not produced by prosecution - There was even no evidence to show as to which particular..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324-- Double murder - Accused allegedly killed two deceased by sickle and injured two witnesses - Motive of crime proved on record as accused had taken loan from deceased, which was not returned - Weapon used in crime linked to the injuries caused on deceased - FSL report, credibility of witnesses, foot..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Disclosure statement - Recovery of laptop - Does not have any bearing, as it is neither weapon of crime nor it has any cause of connection with commission of crime - Merely because laptop belongs to sister of deceased is not indicative that accused is..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 32-- Murder - Robbery - Death due to injuries inflicted by sharp weapon as per medical evidence - Non seizure of any such weapon from accused - Makes the prosecution case doubtful...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 32-- Murder - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Allegation that accused murdered the deceased and stole his car and was arrested when they met with an accident - Two circumstances emerging from the evidence i.e recovery of dead body and finding the accused with others inside the vehicle - However,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Deceased died due to gu, shot injury - Contention that accused `M' was carrying lathi, thus he had no role to play in the occurrence, rejected, as accused `M' had gone with other accused, who were carrying pistols and ballam with intention to kill deceased who were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201-- Double murder - Non-examination of independent witness - Not fatal to prosecution case as: (i) no such argument was advanced before two Courts below; (ii) incident took place during midnight when villagers were fast sleep; (iii) no evidence that near the place of incident there were many houses;..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
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..........

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