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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 452, 302-- Seven accused entered the house of informant at night armed with country made pistols and licensed guns and caused death of deceased by firing shots at him - Trial Court convicted all of them - In appeal High Court found only appellant guilty of firing a shot at the deceased - Appeal against..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Recovery of weapon of offence at the instance of assailants - Recovery witnessed only by the son of deceased who was the only eye witness of the alleged offence - Held, non joining of independent witness will not vitiate recovery - People in the villages normally are hesitant to join the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18-- Contraband - Recovery of - Non joining of independent witness on account of non availability - Evidence of official witnesses, cannot be disbelieved and distrusted merely on account of their official status - Neither any enmity alleged not proved against official witnesses - Evidence of official..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - FIR lodged without undue delay - Investigation commenced immediately - Only eye witness son of deceased - Not a ground to disbelieve his testimony though a relation of deceased - There was prior enmity between deceased and accused - Cycle and torch used by eye witness not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Independent witness-- A witness is normally to be considered independent unless he or she springs from sources which are likely to be tainted and that usually means unless the witness has cause such as enmity against the accused, to wish to implicate him falsely...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Conviction - Testimony of injured found reliable - Corroborated by testimony of ocular witness and by medical evidence - Parties were known to each other and enmity between them stands established - So question of mistaken identity and false implication does not arise -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Accused severed head of deceased from body and took it away - Enmity between parties - PW4 and another witness claimed to be eye witness - Presence of PW4 was natural and no reason to disbelieve him and his evidence stood corroborated by medical evidence - Minor defects..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Four accused caused death by beating with farsas and lathi - Conviction on the basis of evidence of PWs 9 & 11 and oral dying declaration - Both witnesses had prior enmity with appellant - Different story stated by PW 11 before Court and in his statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Presence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397-- Conviction by trial Court, upheld by High Court - Appeal against - Snatching of Rs.62,000/- but recovery of Rs.15,000/- only; complainant and injured witness turning hostile; witness of recovery turning hostile - Held, as witness of recovery admitted signatures on recovery memo as such it was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Assault by three accused with knife and lathies - PW1 son of deceased PW3 who was to appear as witness for deceased in Court on date of occurrence, claimed to be eye witnesses as they were following deceased at some distance - False implication could not be ruled because of enmity - Presence of..........

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