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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 300, 201-- Kidnapping, murder and causing evidence to disappear - Body of deceased recovered from river - Medical evidence suggested that death was caused within three to four days of post-mortem examination - In face of post mortem report, accused persons apprehended earlier to date death of deceased..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Accused murdered the deceased, his wife and son by giving blows from the blunt side of kulhari on their heads - No eye witness to the alleged occurrence - Accused made extra judicial confession before his close associates which was found reliable - Voter identity card of accused found near the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21-- Extra judicial confession - A weak type of evidence - Some independent corroboration is required before an extra judicial confession is relied upon - Before an extra judicial confession is accepted as trust worthy Court has to see as to whom the extra judicial confession was made, the connection..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra-judicial confession - Strangers - Reliability - Extra judicial confession said to have been given by accused to PW11 - PW11 is working as Deputy Mandal Revenue Officer - Accused No.1 is a resident of a big village - Office of PW11 as his office is located by the side of police station - PW11..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Eye witness 7 years old daughter of accused - At the time of incident, child her mother and father alone were present at home - Child witness supported prosecution on all material particulars by stating that her father smashed stone on head of her mother - Defence could..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - There is no absolute rile that an extra judicial confession can never be the basis of conviction although ordinarily an extra judicial confession should be corroborated by some other material - Extra judicial confession of accused which was voluntary and not the result..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Accused killed his brother in law (Jija) - Accused was seen two days earlier in the company of deceased when deceased was alive - Held, this solitary circumstances of last seen together cannot be said to be sufficient to incriminate accused -..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Alleged to have been made by accused after his arrest and while he was in custody of police - Held, it cannot be accepted for recording conviction - Confessional statement suffered by co-accused too cannot be accepted it being exculpatory statement...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21-- Extra-judicial confession - Admissibility - Only the admissible part of extra-judicial confessional statement can be exhibited - The admissibility of the statement as a whole leads to the possibility of Court getting prejudiced against the accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Brutal murder at night - Occurrence witnessed by wife of deceased - Evidence of wife and son of deceased found credible - Eye witnesses account fully corroborated by medical evidence - Acquittal set aside - Held, mere fact that witness of extra judicial confession or recovery of weapon etc. did..........

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