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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of mobile phone which was allegedly used for making demands of ransom not proved, as same was not subscribed by deceased - Bullet recovered from body of deceased matched with service weapon which was allocated to PW11, Police, but theory that weapon was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 397, 398, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of silver ornaments of deceased at the instance of accused - Identification of ornaments in doubt, as recovered articles were not mixed with any other article for identification - More so, recovery itself is effected after a period of more than..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 201, 297, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution, father of deceased hatched conspiracy alongwith accused to kill her, but no challan was put up against him - Even, theory of conspiracy not proved against accused - There is no corroborative material produced on record by prosecution except..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 397, 398, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of kulhari - Recovery at the instance of accused is of no consequence as same was not sent for FSL, logically for the reason that sending same after more than 101/2 years will not bear any fruitful result - Recovery held, not proved - Evidence..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 396-- Dacoity with murder - Accused persons snatched bicycle of PW1 by assaulting him and murdered co-villager - Whereafter accused was caught hold of by villagers and brought to village - Evidence of PW1 and other villagers is clear and in categorical terms and despite searching cross-examination no..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 22-- Recovery of intoxicant mixture - Search and seizure - Prosecution proved its case against accused beyond reasonable doubt - All the codal formalities were completed on the spot - Samples reached in the office of Chemical Examiner safe and sound - Statements made by official witnesses inspire..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - `Go and die' - Mere utterance of word by accused towards deceased in a quarrel or on spur of moment that he should go and die cannot be considered as an instigation by accused for deceased to commit suicide, as no mens rea on part of accused in uttering those words can be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Power u/s 319 Cr.P.C being a discretionary power and an extraordinary one is to be exercised sparingly and only when cogent evidence is available - Prima facie opinion which is to be formed for exercise of this power requires stronger evidence than mere..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Test to be applied is one which is more than a prima facie case as examined at the time of framing charge but not of satisfaction to the extent that evidence if goes uncontroverted, would lead to conviction of accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 342, 323, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Eye witness/PW2 not named any of accused in FIR whereas, in his statement in Court, names of accused did occur in his testimony - However, PW2 did not attribute any overt act to accused - Other eye witnesses also did not name any of accused - Evidence of PW4 though indicate some role but..........

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