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JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Presence of injuries on the person of accused indicates that whatever he is said to have disclosed to PWs 2 and 3, was not voluntary - Said extra-judicial confession cannot be used against accused...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Initially, accused did not confess about crime, but when PWs insisted her for about two hours, she confessed about crime - Said confession cannot be said to be voluntarily made by accused - Extra judicial confession not reliable...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Testimony of eye witness not reliable - Recovery of axe, spade and blood stained clothes not proved on record - Delay in filing FIR not satisfactorily explained - Information regarding dead bodies doubtful - Extra judicial confession also not reliable -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201-- Kidnapping & murder - Accused also charged with fabricating power of attorney and selling properties of deceased - Though deceased was an unmarried lady but she has two sisters and nephews, living in the same place and there is no reason to give power of attorney to appellant being a total..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Prosecution alleged that accused made extra judicial confession before PW3, PW4, PW6 and PW8 and having admitted their guilt - However, from the statements of alleged PWs, theory of extra judicial confession not proved beyond doubt -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Framing of charge - Extra-judicial confession of co-accused - Quashing of charge - Charges cannot be quashed merely because it has framed on the basis of extra-judicial confession of co-accused - At the stage of framing charges, Court need not to hold that evidence is of such nature which would be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes and knife - Confession of accused led to recovery of blood stained clothes and knife from field - FSL report detected human blood on recovered clothes of accused but material regarding said recoveries disintegrated - Moreover,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - It is doubtful that accused approached PW12 making extra-judicial confession and requested him to save him as PW12 is a member of Gram Panchayat and not a person of influence with police - - More so, PW12 is not an independent witness - Extra-judicial..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra-judicial confession - Since extra judicial confession was not corroborated from any other independent witness, it cannot be relied upon particularly when accused denied this fact - Moreover, confession made before police is not admissible except such part of statement through which any..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Murder - Both the accused persons made extra judicial confession before PW4 - This fact is corroborated by testimony of PW1 - Extra judicial confession is a weak piece of evidence which needs corroboration - PW4 is not a interested or related witness and nor he has any..........

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