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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 377, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3 -- Rape and murder of 3 year old girl - Death sentence - Based on circumstantial evidence - Ordinarily, it would not be advisable to award capital punishment in a case of circumstantial evidence - But there is no hard and fast rule that death sentence should not be awarded in a case of..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 377, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114(g) -- Rape and murder of 3 year old girl - Reduction of sentence - Court did not take into consideration the probability of reformation, rehabilitation and social re-integration of accused into society - Even, no material or evidence was placed before the Courts to arrive at any..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27 -- Murder - Gu, shot injury - Finding of High Court based on appreciation of evidence that it was accused alone and no one else who fired a bullet from his revolver within a short range to deceased which caused his death immediately after the incident - Prosecution thus, able to prove its case beyond..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1) -- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Deceased had acid injuries as well as bomb blast injuries - He lost his eye sight and lost his right foot in acid attack - Injuries on the body of deceased fully support the prosecution case - Statement made by deceased u/s 161 Cr.P.C is admissible u/s 32 of..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died unnatural death within 3 years of her marriage along with her child by way of drowning in a river - On the date of incident deceased goes to the house of her sister and also goes to PCO, phones her father and tells about harassment to him - PW4 person..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A -- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison at her i, laws place/matrimonial home, would not itself lead to presumption that deceased was subjected to physical mental cruelty, so as to force her to commit suicide...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A -- Dowry death - Presumption - Allegations made by PW2 & PW3 against accused regarding ill-treatment or harassment of deceased for vehicle and other things not acceptable in view of various contradictions and improvements in their statements - Said allegations were made first time before Court and not..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302 -- Two dying declarations - Death by burning - Inconsistency between two dying declarations as to who set deceased on fire - Benefit of doubt thus, given to accused - Accused rightly acquitted...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11 -- Murder - Death by burning - Plea of alibi - Allegation against sister-in-law (wife of brother of husband) - Accused convicted only on the basis of dying declaration of deceased - However, accused was living separately in a different house with her husband - Vague and cryptic allegations are..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106 -- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen together - Time lag between the occurrence of death and when accused was last seen in company of deceased, is considerably large - When time-lag is considerably large, it would be safe for Court to look for corroboration - No corroboration forthcoming - In..........

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