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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...........
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
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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
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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
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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
Details
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..........

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