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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Recovery of 260 grams of heroine - Petitioner involved in 17 other FIR's - Petitioner acquitted in ten cases and in seven cases trial is pending - Petitioner not involved in any case under NDPS Act apart from the present FIR - Except confessional statement of co-accused, no other material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 121, 121A, 122, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27(1), 29(A), Telegraph Act, 1885, Section 20, Wireless Telegraphy Act, 1933, Section 6(1)(A)-- Offences u/ss 121, 121-A, 122, 34 IPC, 25, 27(1), 29(A) of Arms Act, S.20 of Telegraph Act and S.6(1)(A) of Wireless Telegraphy Act - Prosecution essentially relied upon confessional statement of accused recorded under provisions of TADA Act - Since accused cannot be proceeded for TADA offences..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1A), 27-- Murder - Recovery of pistol and FSL report - Recovery effected from house of A-1 on his confessional statement - FSL report shows that pistol recovered was in working condition and fatal injuries could be caused from using said pistol - Three eye witnesses have attributed specific overt act of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338, 427-- Fatal accident - Discharge application - No evidence on record that vehicle in question was being driven on the date and time of alleged accident by accused - Even there is no other corroborative evidence on record against accused except extra judicial confessional statement of accused before I.O..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Disclosure statement - Murder - Accused made confessional statement with regard to incident, weapon used and nature of assault - He also made a statement as to where bundle of clothes and blood stained ballam was hidden by him - Nature of articles seized were corroborated - Part of statement made..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(C), 13(2), 67, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 477A-- Misappropriation of public money - Confessional statement of accused - Though confession was made before PW3 and PW2 by accused, but no question was put to PW3 and PW2 that extra judicial confession was an outcome of any threat, inducement or allurement - Confession was thus, made voluntarily and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 384, 506, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 26, 27-- Confession of co-accused - Evidentiary value - Confessional statement of co-accused cannot by itself be taken as a substantive piece of evidence against another accused and thus, cannot be made basis for conviction of accused without corroboration - Such statement can at best be used or utilized..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 67-- Recovery of 139 kg ganja - Confessional statement - Merely because statement of accused was recorded by Sub-Inspector of Police, that by itself would not render accused's statement unworthy of acceptance or even unworthy of being basis for conviction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Test identification parade (TIP) - Dacoity with murder - Non-identification of accused by any PW would not vitiate prosecution case, particularly when it is evident from confessional statement of accused that at the time of occurrence he and another accused were guarding outside informant's house..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Confession - Dacoity with murder - Accused confessed that he broke doors of house of informant with the aid of heavy stones and assaulted inmates with pieces of wood (sticks) - He categorically stated that he and co-accused were guarding at the outside while other accused were committing theft -..........

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