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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Motive - Proof - Held, from extra judicial confession made by appellant to PW8, it is clear that motive of appellant was to take possession of mule cart and sell same and make money - Thus, prosecution successfully established motive of appellant to kill deceased...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape & murder - Conviction - Validity - Extra judicial confession made by accused to his neighbour to the effect that he had raped deceased - Thereafter, accused threatened her to call brother of deceased as if that deceased was calling him and convey that she would commit suicide if money was not..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proof - Extra-judicial confession made by appellant before two different persons at two different occasions proved on record - Seizure of various articles on discovery statement made by appellant also established - Blood stains found on various articles belonging to appellant - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 404-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Motive not proved - Last seen theory advanced by prosecution witnesses does not inspire confidence - Extra-judicial confession alleged to have been made by accused persons not established - Independent witness shown in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21, 24-- Extra-judicial confession - Evidentiary value - Extra-judicial confession though a weak type of evidence, can form basis for conviction if confession made by accused is voluntary, true and trustworthy and if it inspired confidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21, 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Confession made by accused to his friend which is proved to be voluntary - Even, motive is proved on record - Moreover, FSL report and DNA report matched with blood group of deceased - Prosecution proved its case beyond reasonable..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 377-- Murder - Unnatural offence - Conviction - Validity - Case based on circumstantial evidence - There is no extra judicial confession to link accused with crime - Secondly, there is no evidence regarding last seen - Reasonable doubt exists regarding recovery of clothes of deceased by accused - There..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Weak form of evidence - Based on such evidence no conviction and sentence can be imposed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Guiding principles : (i) The extra-judicial confession is weak evidence by itself. It has to be examined by the court with greater care and caution; (ii) It should be made voluntarily and should be truthful; (iii) It should inspire confidence; (iv) An extra-judicial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Delay of 16 days to inform the police - Delay explained not natural and not satisfactory - Held, evidence of such witness not believable...........

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