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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 148-- Murder - No eye witness to the incident - Father of deceased who witnessed the incident expired before completion of trial - PW3 an alleged witness rightly discarded by High Court as a planted witness - Testimony of only other witness PW7 is extremely indirect - No evidence on record that accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Accused assaulted his sister in the heat of passion upon certain quarrel and without acting in a cruel or unusual manner - He was unarmed at the relevant time and picked up something which was lying there and handy - Sole eye witness of crime stated that accused had no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 395, 412, 471, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Abduction for ransom - Testimony of victim, the only eye witness to the occurrence - Evidence of victim as a whole is truthful, having regard to details provided with accompanying clarity and conviction - Victim not only had opportunity of seeing his abductors but also had heard their exchanges by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148-- Murder - Parties are admittedly in hostile terms - Name of eye witness PW8 was not mentioned as a witness to incident in FIR - There were contradictions in the statements of Doctor and eye witnesses as to distance and height of assaulter while inflicting grievous injury to deceased - Investigation..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Eye witness stated that two surviving accused though present on the spot, remained passive and did not contribute overtly or covertly towards the commission of crime - It was accused `M' (since deceased) alone who was responsible for occurrence - Present accused did not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 352, 448, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(v)-- Offence u/ss 352, 448 IPC and S.3(1)(v) of SC/ST Act - Property dispute - Contradictions and discrepancies in daily diary of police, complaint and statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Only independent eye witness turned hostile - FIR lodged quite belatedly - Information given by complainant as..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Motive - Failure to prove - Murder - In the instant case, there are 4 eye witnesses of occurrence who have uniformly supported prosecution case as spelt out in FIR - Even, prosecution has not withheld any material witness to prove charge against accused - Hence, conviction of accused cannot be set..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Injured eye witness - Discrepancies of trivial nature cannot be the basis of rejecting evidence of injured eye witnesses - Nor no, examination of some of witnesses be a ground to reject prosecution case when injured eye witnesses were examined...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution version husband of deceased was having an affair with another lady and caused death of deceased with rope and then hanged her with Dupatta - As per evidence on record there is no eye-witness to said incident - Medical evidence does not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Motive - Premeditated assault - Occurrence of verbal exchanges and incidence of trifle beatings one day prior to incident - Eye witness/injured lodged FIR and stated involvement of accused party by naming their role and injuries, corroborated by medical evidence - Weapons recovered - FSL..........

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