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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased died after receiving several injuries on his body - Complainant, who is brother of deceased initially stated that deceased died due to accident - DW3, who is a male nurse, also stated that it was a case of accident - It thus, appears that deceased who..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 397, 411, 120B-- Murder - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Accused and co-accused were known to each other - Scientific and medical evidence on record shows that death of deceased was caused by knives used by accused in commission of crime - Prosecution recovered major part of robbed property and same has been..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Circumstantial evidence - Motive of crime proved on record as accused taken away Rs.10,000 from house of deceased, though they not succeeded in taking away the amount of Rs.3.5 lakhs, which was in their knowledge - Blood stain clothes of accused recovered at the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of railway tickets from possession of accused - PW3, (to whom the tickets were given by accused) not shown tickets to police on the first instance - No explanation was given by PW3 for the same - Statement of PW6 on this behalf is also not convincing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of key of hotel from possession of accused - PW3 reveals that when police came to their village, they brought key of guest house, besides hotels or guests normally retain one duplicate key of every room - PW3 neither examined nor declared hostile - He..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Entry in hotel register - Only the names of inmates were mentioned in the register - No signatures were obtained - Normally ID and signatures of guests were taken in the hotel register - But that was not done - Entry in hotel register does not prove anything..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 411-- Murder - Theft - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted as following circumstances proved against him: (i) Accused came to the house of deceased and stayed there in the intervening night of occurrence; (ii) deceased was last seen with the accused in the fateful night; (iii) on the next..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Circumstantial evidence - Basic foundation of prosecution had crumbled down by not connecting the accused with the incident in question - When basic foundation in criminal case is so collapsed, circumstantial evidence becomes inconsequential - In such situation..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 379, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by her husband - Dowry demand - Circumstantial evidence - Accused used to harass the deceased for additional dowry since birth of his son - He was an inmate of house along with deceased - Facts relating to death of deceased and reason for his abscondance were especially within his..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Wife of deceased PW11 is the only witness to prove last seen theory - Statement of PW11 that both accused and deceased consumed liquor before accused took him to bus stand not substantiated by evidence - Panchnama and viscera of deceased does..........

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