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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 506, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32 -- Murder of wife by husband - Death by burning - Three dying declarations - Deceased stated against accused/husband only in third declaration when he was not around her - She stated that accused poured kerosene oil upon her and set her on fire, as he came on said day in drunken condition - Defence..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32 -- Murder - Death by burning - Dying declaration - Deceased sustained 92% burn injuries - Deceased was in a fit state of mind before recording her Dying declaration as per medical officer - Dying declaration was recorded by PW7 and deceased stated that her husband pored kerosene oil upon her and set her..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Oral statements of PWs and documentary evidence in the shape of letters written by deceased to her father not supported prosecution case - There is no inference of any demand of dowry in such letter as well - Prosecution failed to prove either demand of dowry or that any such demand was raised soon before her death -..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32 -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Dying declaration given by deceased proved and supported by independent witnesses, medical officer and Magistrate who recorded the same - Even medical officer certified that patient was conscious and..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 114, 504 -- Murder - Death by burning - Deceased in her earlier dying declaration attributed overt act only to co-accused and she not stated anything about accused - Son of deceased PW12 though attributed bringing of kerosene can to accused but the same is not corroborated by other evidence - Prosecution not examined other son of..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27 -- Murder - Death sentence - High Court while affirming conviction and sentence as awarded by trial Court, not dealt with issue as to whether conviction recorded by trial Court was justified or not - High Court was sitting as a Court of first appeal, therefore required to revisit entire evidence and..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3 -- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Appreciation of evidence - Statement of eye-witness proved on record - Recovery of weapon and motor cycle proved - Even, statement of PWs 6 & 7 (doctors) clearly states that injury on head attributed is sufficient to cause death - Thus,..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8 -- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Motive put forth is that PW10 was close to accused `S' who introduced her to deceased - Two had developed close relationship which was not liked by accused `S', who thereafter conspired with A-2 to Kill deceased - However, in first complaint, there is no..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 201, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(i), 5(m), 5(r), 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3 -- Rape and murder of minor girl aged 7-1/2 years - Death penalty - Rarest of rare case - Offence committed by accused though brutal and grave but does not warrant death sentence - As, accused is not a previous..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption as to - Allegation against father-in-law and mother-in-law of deceased - Death occurred within 7 years of marriage of deceased - Demands for dowry by accused as well as husband and ill-treatment/cruelty on failure to meet the said demands is on record -..........

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