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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..........
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
Details
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...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Accused and deceased were real brothers but their mother declared hostile - All three eye witnesses also turned hostile - No medical opinion that injuries sustained by deceased were sufficient to cause death in ordinary course of nature - Recovery of blood..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 30, 3-- Extra judicial confession of co-accused - Does not come within the definition of `evidence' u/s 3 of the Act as it was not required to be given on oath in presence of accused and could not be tested by cross-examination - It is a weak type of evidence which cannot be made the foundation for..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Extra judicial confession of co-accused - Weapon of offence not attributed to appellant but was allegedly used and thrown by deceased accused - It is difficult to appreciate and accept that blood would remain on pharsa when it remained in water for six days - Purchases..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Accused in the influence of liquor killed deceased and made extra-judicial confession before PW4 on the same day of incident - PW4 neither informed the relatives of deceased immediately regarding murder nor to the police - PW4 admitted that accused was not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Extra-judicial confession - Evidentiary value - Held, extra-judicial confession is weak evidence in absence of chain of cogent circumstances for recording conviction...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Witness of extra judicial confession does not inspire confidence - Eye witnesses turned hostile - PW2 supported prosecution case but there are many latches and contradictions in his evidence - Prosecution recovered empty cartridges from spot but failed to prove..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - Accused assaulted deceased by means of blunt side of axe resulting in his death - All injuries were ante mortem in nature and were sufficient in ordinary nature to cause death - Extra judicial confession of accused before PW1 appears..........

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