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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
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
Details
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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive attributed to accused that deceased had illicit relations with Bhabhi of accused - This fact is brought for first time in statement of PW11 during trial - Said fact has neither mentioned in statement made before police nor in FIR - Motive of crime thus,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - PWs proved that deceased was last seen in the company of accused - However, nobody has seen deceased in the company of accused nearby place where his dead body was found in decomposed position - There is no evidence of murder or other..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
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
Details
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..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Oral evidence of PWs find corroboration in each other`s version and there are no serious contradictions in their statements - Evidence of these witnesses have not been shaken in cross-examination - Motive of crime proved by deposition of PW11 that there was prior..........

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