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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Factum of information given by accused that deceased stayed back at the house of her sister after accused and deceased last seen together coupled with the fact that accused absconded after date of incident is a pointer to a strong suspicion that accused was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen together - Accused and deceased last seen together - Statement of PW15, (witness of last seen) recorded by Police after 2 months of alleged occurrence and thus he may have been introduced as a convenient witness - Even otherwise, last seen evidence in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of articles - Prosecution has not proved any disclosure statement on the part of accused u/s 27 of Evidence Act - I.O who effected recovery not examined - Arrest memo of accused also not proved - No evidence on record as to how I.O learnt the articles..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Death caused by stabbing knife - Accused has occasion to commit crime as deceased was residing with him in the same house - More so, they were last seen together before crime was committed - Medical and scientific evidence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of silver and gold ornaments - Recovery made after four months of incident and recovery witnesses not supported prosecution case - Thus, no question of identification made by PW3 - Trial Court convicted accused on basis of presumption drawn u/s 114 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Proximate cause of death was septicaemia in an operated case - There were some injuries on body of deceased but those were not sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death - Deceased survived for 51 days - Thus, conviction u/s 302 IPC modified to..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Abduction and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Father of deceased/PW1 went to the spot after getting information from villagers - He did not speak about information given by his other son/PW2 who stated to have seen deceased leaving with A1 and A2 - PW2 who overheard..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Abduction and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Entire case of prosecution starting from registration of FIR, confession leading to arrest, recovery among other things appears to be not correct and acceptable - Various doubts also improbabilities which are inherent, apart from infirmities found..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 458, 392, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Robbery - Murder - Conviction based on circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - Deceased was alone at home in the night of incident - Two looted articles not recovered from exclusive possession of accused and not even got identified from complainant to ascertain whether these articles..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 404, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Administration of poison - PW12, who was running a Medical shop proved the fact that accused purchased sulfas from him - This witness is an independent witness and had no reason to give false evidence against accused - Moreover, nothing incriminating elicited by..........

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