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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - In absence of any other admissible evidence, mere presence of smell of kerosene on shirt of accused and on other seized articles, not sufficient for holding accused guilty...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder of teenager girl - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Tracking dog squad - Scientific evidence in the form of sniffer dogs squad hinted indulgence of both the accused, though got little relevance but in view of other evidence on record, it adds positivity to prosecution case...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392-- Murder of teenager girl - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Accused allegedly killed deceased by obnoxious lethal blows of stone and even disfigured her countenance by stone strokes on her nasal bone and robbed her ornaments - Ornaments looted from deceased recovered after arrest from the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - (i) Theory of last seen evidence not proved; (ii) Motive of crime also not proved against accused; (iii) Mere signs of struggle found at the place of incident by itself does not lead to any proof against accused because there is no direct evidence; (iv) Recovery..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of safi at the instance of accused from his house which was in joint possession of his entire family, cannot be taken as an incriminating circumstance against him, as said safi is recovered from joint house and not from exclusive possession of accused -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted - Conviction based only on last seen evidence - Only last seen evidence proved against accused, which is not based on eye witness count - In the case of circumstantial evidence, there has to be ample number of circumstances so complete as to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of various articles at the instance of accused - Without corroboration cannot be made basis of conviction of accused - Evidence produced by prosecution regarding recovery of ration card and voter card of deceased also cannot be made basis of conviction..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - PW14, stated that grievance of accused was about deleting the name of his mother in the sale deed executed in favour of mother of accused and his four aunts - However, evidence on record shows that statement of PW14 regarding motive of crime is not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Location of mobile tower - Accused convicted on the basis of call details of mobile phones of deceased and accused, as location of both detected at the same place - However, PW 21, officer of Telecom Service, stated that it is possible that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PWs stated that accused and deceased were together the previous morning of incident - However, evidence of witnesses leaves it in the realm of doubt that deceased may have parted company with accused or may have gone away with PW2 - If that be..........

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