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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Allegation against mother-in-law - Deceased died unnatural death within 7 years of her marriage - She was subjected to cruelty and harassment soon before her death and same being in connection with demand of dowry - Presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106 -- Murder of wife by husband - Wife met a homicidal death in her own house mid night when accused was alone with her - Defence of accused that intruders came to their house to abduct him disbelieved - Prosecution established prima facie case and onus shifted to accused -..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302 -- Murder of wife by husband - Medical evidence - Death by throttling - Accused pleaded that deceased committed suicide - However, medical evidence shows the reference to nail clippings containing blood on the body of deceased - Several injuries were found on the body of deceased - Even, there were injuries on accused on the neck and..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inflicting cruelty and torture upon deceased with regard to demand of dowry is proved on record by PW1 and PW2 - No major contradiction found in statements made by these PWs - Link between acts of accused and death of deceased is established from depositions of these PWs - Presumption thus, rests on..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 364, 364A, 365, 302, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 21(1)(a) -- Kidnapping and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Material contradictions between evidence of last seen witnesses - Last seen witnesses though knew that deceased was missing but did not inform PW1 or police to the presence and conduct of accused, despite..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 120B, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 27 -- Kidnapping and Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Proximity between time of last seen of deceased with A1 and time of death - It is proved that deceased was last seen with A1 on 24.08.2002 - Post-mortem examination of deceased held on 31.08.2002 - Doctor who conducted post-mortem..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 120B, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 106 -- Kidnapping and Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Burden of proof - Deceased was last seen in company of A1 and that time gap between last seen and time of death of deceased is so small so as to make it impossible for deceased to come in contact of any other person - Since no..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 120B, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 27 -- Kidnapping and Murder - Circumstantial evidence - A1 pointing out place of murder of deceased - Deceased went to house of A1, sent his car back to his house and then went with A1 and attended rally in afternoon and was not seen alive by anyone after such time - Doctor who conducted..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32 -- Murder of husband by wife - Dying declaration - Deceased allegedly made statement before PW7 regarding apprehensions by deceased - Said statement made before 3-4 days of incident - Such statement could not be taken as dying declaration, as deceased was not making such statement when he was..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II) -- Nature of offence - Single blow was given to accused that too at the back - No attempt was made to give another blow and there is no evidence to show that accused was prevented from giving such another blow - Intention of accused was thus, not to kill deceased - Moreover, blow was not so imminently dangerous that..........

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