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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..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - From testimonies of PWs.1 and 2 it is apparent that exact words used by appellants while making confession have not been spoken by PWs.1 and 2 - PW1 has simply stated that PW28 informed about confession having been made by appellants - Held, unsafe to rely upon extra..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Made by accused to father of deceased and some other persons - Exact words of accused not uttered by any of the witnesses - Extra judicial confession is of no consequence...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511-- Attempt to rape - Accused allegedly made an attempt to commit rape on a minor girl - Statement of prosecutrix worthy of credence and secured corroboration from the testimony of her parents on all material particulars - Extra judicial confession relating to tendering of apology by accused in..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Dead body of deceased detected after long gap of time and could not be identified even by her parents - No material on record to indicate that deceased wife was seen near river where dead body was found, along with accused husband - Even evidence..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
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 by the Court - Confession will have to be proved like any other fact - The value of evidence as to confession, like any other evidence, depends upon the veracity of the witness to whom it has been..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Confession before whom made was neither Sarpanch nor the Ward member of the locality where accused were residing - There was no reason for accused to repose faith in him to seek his protection - Moreover what makes his evidence doubtful is the fact of his not informing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, 1987, Section 25-- Confession to a police officer - An extra judicial confession - Absence of corroborative material - Held, it will not be safe to convict the accused on the basis of alleged confessional statement...........

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