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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 321, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c)(d), 13(2)-- Withdrawal from prosecution - Misappropriation of public funds of Panchayat - Withdrawal sought on the ground that evidence proposed by prosecution is weak and there is no possibility of witnesses supporting prosecution - Whether documents are strong or acceptable to prove alleged misappropriation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Discovery of fact - It is not discovery of every fact that is admissible but discovery of relevant facts is alone admissible...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 396, 397, 398, 307, 376(2)(g), 34-- Murder of five persons, robbery and rape of one lady - Forensic evidence - No forensic evidence is on record which corroborates the prosecution case - DNA samples were collected during investigation and in fact sent for DNA analysis, but prosecution never presented report to Court - No public..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of six persons out of seven family members - Testimony of eye witness - PW5 was also thrown into canal by accused along with deceased persons - However, PW5 survived and came out of canal with the help of an iron bar in canal - Accused was last seen together with three deceased persons and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder and robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Prosecution alleged that robbery as motive of crime - However, site plan panchnama shows that expensive ornaments like gold, pearl necklace etc. were left behind on person of deceased - No explanation as to why accused would intend to commit..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 396, 397, 398, 307, 376(2)(g), 34-- Murder of five persons, robbery and rape of one lady - Recovery of white metal silver chain - No stolen property found or recovered from any of accused except broken white metal chain, though prosecution alleged that many things were stolen - Recovery of white metal silver chain without any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Recovery of shirt of accused - Murder and robbery - Mere recovery of shirt of accused at his instance allegedly matched with small broken button found at the scene of crime, would not prove the guilt of accused, particularly when nothing in record to show that shirt is unique and cannot be matched..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 396, 397, 398, 307, 376(2)(g), 34-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Source of light at the spot - Murder of five persons, robbery and rape of one lady - PW1 and PW8 identified accused in TIP as well as before Court - Incident occurred at 10.30 p.m - There was light or not in hut not mentioned in Panchnama - Accused allegedly used..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Recovery of motorcycle - Murder and robbery - No evidence on record that motorcycle recovered at the instance of accused belongs to him - Even no attempt made by I.O to enquire about owner of vehicle - PW2, was the witness of seizure of motorcycle - According to him motorcycle was red in color -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Recovery of silver articles - Murder and robbery - Silver articles recovered at the instance of accused is alleged to have been that of deceased - However, no witness identifies silver articles as belonging to any of deceased - In absence of any identification of seized anklet, no reliance can be..........

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