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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused and deceased were in each others company at night in the room - Thereafter deceased went missing - Onus is on accused to explain as to what happened to deceased - Accused failed to explain the same - Body of deceased..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Non-production of any complaint with regard to beatings given to deceased - Does not make the prosecution case doubtful, as relatives of deceased and independent witnesses spoke in one voice that relations between deceased and accused were not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 365, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - No eye witness of occurrence found - As per statement of witnesses, it transpires that deceased was last seen alive in company of accused and thereafter, deceased neither returned nor seen anywhere - Police recorded statement of witnesses..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Beheaded body of deceased found lying in the Tea estate - Family members of deceased were consistent in their testimonies that deceased and accused were last seen together - Burden is on accused to explain what happened thereafter - No..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of his wife and daughter, as there was serious dispute between spouses as to extra marital affair of accused - He was last seen in the company of both the deceased and dead bodies were recovered on the very next day - Accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Finger prints of accused on cello tape found in the house of deceased - Not proved, as print marks on it, not found to be matching with specimen of accused - Only one mark is matched which was missing in the Court - This circumstance is also not..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392-- Murder and robbery - Motive - Motive becomes relevant when prosecution case rests on circumstantial evidence - Accused pledged gold ornaments of deceased - Those ornaments were recovered on basis of information given by accused in his disclosure statements - Evidence shows that amounts raised by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Two witnesses of extra judicial confession turned hostile - I.O did not turn up to give evidence in support of prosecution case - In FIR neither any assertion is made with regard to last seen nor any motive/intention was disclosed for murder of deceased -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution version husband of deceased was having an affair with another lady and caused death of deceased with rope and then hanged her with Dupatta - As per evidence on record there is no eye-witness to said incident - Medical evidence does not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of axe - Dead body of deceased recovered from forest hills, which was destroyed by animals - Axe was recovered at the spot but no blood was detected upon axe which is alleged to be recovered upon information given by accused - It cannot be said that..........

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