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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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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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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Eye witness - Conviction of eye witness in other case - Credibility of eye witness in the case is not affected...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Variance between medical and ocular evidence - Oral evidence has to get primacy and medical evidence is basically opinionative - Testimony of eye witness cannot be thrown out on the ground of inconsistency...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 435, 148-- Murder - False implication - Overt acts described by eye witness in FIR substantially corroborated by medical evidence - Testimony of eye witness cannot be thrown on the ground of minor contradictions between oral and medical evidence - Evidence of eye witness is cogent and consistent - Plea of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Testimony of Injured eye witness - Offence u/s 304 Part-I IPC - Injured eye witness/PW6 deposed about quarrel between accused and deceased - When PW6 tried to rescue deceased, he also sustained injuries on his right hand - PW6 injured in occurrence supported by medical evidence - Evidence of PW6..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34-- Murder - Testimony of sole eye witness - PW7, injured witness is not reliable as there is no corroboration to the statement of PW7 - He being in such a highly toxic condition at the time of incident, his being asleep and suddenly woken up on account of deceased being attacked, raises doubt about..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- FIR - Murder of four persons - Firing by accused at deceased child was stated in the FIR - Omission of minute detail that accused jumped on the abdomen of child cannot be regarded as fatal to prosecution case, particularly when sole eye witness is being grief stricken because of death of her four..........

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