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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 10, 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Such confession cannot be used to hold co-accused guilty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Extra judicial confessional statement made orally before a person with whom maker of confession has no intimate relationship - Is not a very strong piece of evidence and it can only be used for corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of four children and a woman with whom he was living as husband and wife - Two children were from the first wife of accused with whom he had divorced and married deceased while projecting himself to be single after changing his name - On..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21, 10-- Oral extra judicial confession made by accused - Such confession cannot be used to hold co-accused guilty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21-- Oral extra judicial confession before a person with whom the maker of confession has no intimate relationship - Not a very strong piece of evidence - In any event it can only be used for corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - No evidence that deceased and accused were seen together at the spot of occurrence or nearby the same in close proximity of time - No unanimity regarding manner in which accused arrested - Extra judicial confession allegedly suffered before chance witness and not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra-judicial confession must be established to be true and made voluntarily and in a fit state of mind - The words of the witness must be clear, unambiguous and clearly convey that accused is the perpetrator of the crime - Extra-judicial confession can be accepted and can be the basis of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Reliability of - Principles to be borne in mind - Held, it is an imperative duty of Court to satisfy judicial conscience prior to placing any reliance upon extra-judicial confession made by accused - Governing principles relating to evidentiary value of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Conviction - Held, confession can be relied on and conviction can also be founded thereon if evidence about confession comes from mouth of witnesses who appear to be unbiased, not even remotely inimical to the accused and in respect of whom nothing is brought..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - If voluntary and true and made in a fit state of mind, can be relied upon - After subjecting the evidence of the witnesses to a rigorous test on the touch stone of credibility, the extra judicial confession can be accepted and can be the basis of conviction, if it..........

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