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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Two eye witnesses - Material alterations in the testimonies of eye witnesses viz. (i) PW1 came to the spot after information sent to him by police, he cannot be said to be an eye-witness to the offence; (ii) PW4, admittedly saw the dead body of deceased lying in pool of blood in rear seat..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal trial -- Medical evidence vis-a-vis ocular evidence - Value of medical evidence is only corroborative - Sufficient weightage should be given to medical evidence - But that does not ipso facto mean that each and every statement made by medical witness should be accepted on its face value even when it is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Contradiction in the statement of witness - Unless the witness is given an opportunity to explain such contradiction, no weightage can be given to the contradiction - Witness should be given opportunity to explain contradictory statements...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 145-- Contradictions - Provision of S.145 Evidence Act is applicable only when same person makes two contradictory statements either in different proceedings or in two different stages of a proceeding - Witness cannot be contradicted by the statement of another witness - Evidence of a witness cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Oral dying declarations - Husband alleged to have poured kerosene oil on deceased and set her ablaze - Two oral dying declarations to two sisters - Delay in lodging FIR though police station very near to place of occurrence - One of the sisters to whom oral dying declaration was made neither in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 324, Arms Act, Section 27-- Common intention to commit murder and cause hurt - Reappreciation of evidence by High Court - Acceptance of testimony of eye witnesses notwithstanding contradictory statement before police and Court - Held, proper in view of explanation given by eye-witnesses - Non examination of other injured eye..........

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