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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 -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 307, 120B-- Kidnapping & murder - Conspiracy - Telephonic conversation between other accused persons and accused `J' just before and soon after incident, proved on record - No explanation offered by accused `J' that as to how he was in touch with other accused persons - Extra-judicial confession deposed to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra-judicial confession - PW5 stated that accused made extra judicial confession before him - Neither PW5 was member of panchayat nor sarpanch nor lambardar and even he was not related to accused - No application was ever made by PW5 to police regarding guilt of accused - Moreover, there was no..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Family members of deceased turned hostile - They denied the fact that written report was filed by them and they also denied the fact that accused has ever made any extra-judicial confession before them - No direct evidence against accused - Moreover, circumstantial evidence also not..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Kidnapping and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused arrested on the basis of extra judicial confession that too in the state of intoxication - All PWs turned hostile - None of PWs of incident stated that accused was arrested for murder of `A' - Prosecution failed to establish that dead body..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Where an extra judicial confession is warranted by suspicious circumstances, its credibility becomes doubtful and it loses its importance...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Confession made by accused before PW5 is voluntary and is admissible in evidence as PW7 was subjected to thorough and probed cross-examine but nothing fruitful to the defence could be elicited from him - Conviction rightly based on..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra-judicial confession - Confessions/admissions made by an accused are admissible in evidence even though they are rebuttable as author of statement acknowledges a fact to his own detriment - No individual would acknowledge his culpability unless true...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra judicial confession - Magistrate recording confession for the first time, was completely ignorant as to whether accused was brought from police custody or judicial custody - No question asked from accused as to why he is going to make confession - No time given to accused for reflection -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - PW2 appears to be unreliable as he stated that accused approached him and made extra judicial confession asking for protection from police - Two letters recovered from pocket of accused containing his confession which appears to be unnatural - Statement of..........

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