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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 26-- Extra-judicial confession - Made to a Doctor while in police custody - No police official was standing near accused at the time of making extra-judicial confession - It cannot and shall not detract against the fact that he continued to be in custody of police officer - Held, so-called confession..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 26-- Extra judicial confession - Confession was made to PW6 and not to police - - Appellant was not in custody of police at that time - Held, it would not be hit by S.25 of Evidence Act - Bar u/s 26 of Evidence Act also would not apply...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21-- Extra judicial confession - Can be used against its maker, but as a matter of caution, Courts look for corroboration to the same from other evidence on record...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21-- Extra judicial confession - Made to a person not known and who lived 35 to 40 km. away from his village - Also denied of making such statement in statement recorded u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Held, this retraction makes a dent in the alleged extra judicial confession...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Sustainability - Link evidence missing - Deceased seen last not only with accused alone but another person was also present in same room - That person not examined by prosecution for reason best known to them - Child witness declared hostile - So-called extra-judicial..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Evidence of last seen - Relevancy - Appellants and deceased were seen alive together on night of 18.07.2002 during marriage at house of Arjun Sarpanch and from there they proceeded together to village Mehenpur - Dead body of deceased was found by police on 20.07.2002 - According to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Reliability - Statements of PW14 and PW15 have given exact version given to them by appellants - During their cross-examination they could not be discomposed - There is nothing on record to suggest that aforesaid witnesses are unreliable - Held, evidence of..........
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
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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..........

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