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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - PW1 and PW8 stated that they had seen accused taking three children towards field who were in school uniform and carrying school bags with them - Evidence shows that father of deceased (PW18) also had suspicion at accused because wife of accused had eloped with his..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Destruction of evidence - Proof - Material witnesses did not support theory of last seen together - Missing report of deceased lodged day after recovery of dead body - No explanation given for delay in reporting the matter - Non-examination of independent witnesses, tendering of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364-- Murder - Death sentence - Validity - Accused committed murder of three innocent children of tender age when they were returning from school, without there being any fault on their part - Act of accused can simply be termed inhumane treatment and torture to victims - At time of incident accused was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Appellant convicted solely on the basis of evidence of PW1, who was one of the brothers of deceased, when other brother viz., PW3 did not corroborate him - There was no recovery of alleged weapon used in incident - Pellet alleged to have emanated from gun also not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 13(1)(d)-- Conviction - Appeal against - Appeal decided in absence of counsel for the accused - Accused should not suffer for the fault of his counsel - Court in such circumstances must appoint another counsel as an amicus curiae to defend the accused - Secondly the appellate court has to look into evidence..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 191, 193, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164-- Statement recorded u/s.164 Cr.P.C. - False evidence - Applicability of S.193 IPC - Statement of juvenile recorded u/s.164 Cr.P.C. without administering oath - Held, S.191 IPC is not attracted - No question of application of S.193 IPC - Moreover statement of witnesses before Investigating Officer..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - No eye-witness to incident - Nothing on record to show that accused had inflicted knife blows upon deceased - Even complainant in his examination-in-chief categorically stated that how deceased suffered injuries was not known to him - Held, accused entitled to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Proof - Evidence on record fully established last seen theory - Blood stains found on appellant's shirt, considered along with factum of appellant having led prosecution to discover his blood stained clothes and body of deceased put together, blood stains found..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 67A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 2-- Rape - Accused/teacher alleged to have forcibly committed rape on victim girl/student - As per prosecutrix, accused prepared video himself when he was committing rape on her and later on circulated same - Matter reported to police after about 2 years from date of incident - No satisfactory..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 323, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common object - Appeal against Conviction - Accused acquitted - None of the injured or eye witness except PW1 named the accused in their respective statements before police but improved their version during trial by implicating him - Contradiction in material..........

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