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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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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 - 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..........
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,..........
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
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Child witness - Deceased died due to asphyxia as a result of ante-mortem injuries found on the body of deceased - PW1 is daughter of deceased aged 11 years who was sleeping with her at the time of incident - PW1 although a child witness but is an eye witness as she saw the occurrence -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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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..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused acquitted as (i) Motive of crime is missing; (ii) Last seen evidence not proved; (iii) Extra-judicial confession is not voluntary or prompt in nature thus, it would be absolutely unsafe to give credence or weightage to such extra judicial confession; (iv)..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Accused allegedly murdered deceased since she resisted the attempts of accused to rape her - However, accused acquitted of charge u/s 376 IPC - Accused made extra-judicial confession before PW1, PW4 & PW5 - However, there are major..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Accused confessed before PW1 that he killed his wife and has thrown body in the river but he made disclosure statement to the effect that he killed his wife and concealed the body in septic tank - Body was recovered from septic tank -..........

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