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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201-- Double murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Dead bodies of two missing deceased were found in the field - Last seen witness/PW3 while supporting prosecution case stated that he saw two deceased in company of accused and two of them carrying box - More so, informant stated that PW3..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 379, 120B-- Murder of husband by wife in connivance with her paramour - Circumstantial evidence - A-3 hatched conspiracy with her paramour A-1 along with A-2 and committed murder of her husband - It is proved and established on record that A-1 and A-2 were following A-3 and deceased as per instructions of A-3..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen together - Prosecution contended that it is accused who took deceased to room with intention of killing him since accused `S' suspected that PW10 was having an affair with deceased - However, manner in which accused reached at the spot and guest house..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Motive put forth is that PW10 was close to accused `S' who introduced her to deceased - Two had developed close relationship which was not liked by accused `S', who thereafter conspired with A-2 to Kill deceased - However, in first complaint, there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased and accused were sleeping in one room and deceased died due to overdose of drug - No evidence on record that A-2 injected poisonous substance into body of deceased - Circumstances proved cannot lead to inference that it is accused alone who committed..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused was not actually seen in the company of deceased any time soon before her death - Prosecution is guilty of concealing material witnesses from Court who had seen deceased jumping into canal and same cannot be casually discarded - Though injuries found on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Involvement of accused `D' in crime proved on record, particularly on account of recovery of weapon from his house, which was used to assault deceased - No explanation given by accused for the same except claiming to be innocent - Medical evidence does indicate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - It was recorded by PW12, Tehsildar, which gives an impression that same generated to make Courts believe the case against accused - Extra judicial confession is suspicious and full of facts and graphically discloses antecedents of A-1,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of two knives - Recovery effected from A-1 - I.O deposed that after seizure of knives, same was not sealed and he merely put them in box and sent the same to Magistrate - Such procedure adopted by prosecution is highly improper and illegal, as box can be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 449, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Tripple murder case - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes and items - Veracity of recovery is doubtful, as recovery effected 2 days after arrest of accused and recovery of stolen articles from houses of accused which I.O had thoroughly searched previously - FSL..........

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