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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - No eye-witness - Land dispute - Depositions of prosecution witnesses which stood rigour of cross-examination clearly support prosecution version and establishes enmity between accused and deceased - Said fact supported by PW1's last seen evidence, her prompt..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal trial-- Sole eye witness - Accused can be convicted on the evidence of sole eye witness if his evidence inspires confidence of Court...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Will-- Cutting in the name of father of attesting witness - Such cutting is with the typewriting machine - No other cutting in the name of attesting witnesses or in the entire body of Will - Over writings on the date written by Sub Registrar at the time of endorsement alleged but such over writing not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Appeal against conviction - Appreciation of evidence - Prosecution failed to prove case against accused beyond reasonable doubt due to following reasons : (i) prosecutrix not examined by doctor after alleged incident; (ii) in absence of any medical examination done, prosecution not examined..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 342, 323, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Eye witness/PW2 not named any of accused in FIR whereas, in his statement in Court, names of accused did occur in his testimony - However, PW2 did not attribute any overt act to accused - Other eye witnesses also did not name any of accused - Evidence of PW4 though indicate some role but..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Testimony of eye witness - Minor discrepancies in the oral testimony of eye witnesses does not shake their trustworthiness...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Testimony of eye witness - Murder case - Inconsistency between medical evidence and oral evidence of eye witnesses - Merely because deceased sustained injuries of different shapes, on the opinionative medical evidence, consistent evidence of eye witnesses cannot be doubted, as evidence of eye..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Appreciation of evidence - Statement of eye-witness proved on record - Recovery of weapon and motor cycle proved - Even, statement of PWs 6 & 7 (doctors) clearly states that injury on head attributed is sufficient to cause death - Thus,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Death of driver of motorcycle - Compensation - Testimony of eye witness - Inability of witness to identify age of pillion rider cannot per se be a militating factor to discard his entire version, particularly when presence of witness at the time and place of accident remained..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased suffered as many as 67 injuries most of which were incised wounds caused by sharp weapon like sword - Medical evidence shows that deceased died due to multiple injuries and shock as a result of multiple fractures described in post mortem report - Participation of accused in..........

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