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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 4, 25-- Murder - Prosecution story full of doubts - Benefit of reasonable doubt should be given to accused - Extra judicial confession - Witnesses of extra judicial confession do not support prosecution story - No motive to commit murder - Investigation not to the point - Conviction and sentence set aside..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Death caused due to electric shock thereafter body was hanged on a tree - No explanation as to why fact of extra judicial confession was brought after three days of report by complainant himself - Moreover, confession was not voluntary but was borrowed by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - PW5 before whom extra-judicial confession was said to be made did not come before investigating officer at his own but was called by police - PW5 remained silent for 12 days without giving any explanation - Investigating officer also..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Dying declaration - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted - Deceased stated that while he was in police lock up, two accused persons came to see him and gave two tablets of intoxicants to him and told him that if consumes it he will be saved from interrogation - After consuming it..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Appellant alleged to have committed murder by attacking victim with billhook - Eye-witness (de facto complainant) proved his previous statement reduced to writing by police and his statement recorded u/s.164 Cr.P.C. - No steps taken to contradict evidence of said..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Appeal against Conviction - Accused acquitted - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Medical evidence only indicates about homicidal death of deceased - No definite finding can be given about causing suffocation or smothering but there was a legature mark around the neck of deceased -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - All the witnesses of arrest memo turned hostile - Material witnesses of extra judicial confession and last seen not produced by prosecution - Fact of absconding of accused is doubtful - Circumstances proved against accused are not sufficient to bring home his guilt - Conviction and..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Appellant `A' made an extra-judicial confession to the effect that he with assistance of his cousin brother `K' accused has buried deceased in a sugarcane field after committing his murder - Dead body recovered at the instance of appellant `A' - Held, sufficient..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 302, 149-- Delay in lodging FIR - Delay in lodging FIR indicating that it was prepared after due deliberations and consultations - Time of occurrence as stated by PW's not in consonance with medical evidence - Presence of PW4 an eye witness at spot highly doubtful - Place of occurrence not established -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - PW8 stated that on 05.02.1997, appellant came to his residence and told him that with bad intention he had murdered deceased and brought mule cart to village - Held, this was clear confession made by appellant to PW8...........

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