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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302, 34-- Death of wife in matrimonial home within one year four months of marriage - No eye witness - Medical report that death was due to asphyxia resulting from throttling which was ante mortem and homicidal in nature - Husband, mother-in-law and sister-in-law absconding after the incident - Conduct of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Murder or culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Accused husband having strained relations with deceased wife gave two axe blows on her neck - Evidence of eye witnesses consistent with medical evidence - Held, injuries caused on vital area i.e. the neck of the deceased were sufficient to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Sudden quarrel between husband and wife - Accused inflicted a single blow on left side of abdomen of wife resulting in her death - Offence committed in heat of passion without the offender having taken undue advantage and not having acted in a cruel manner - Conviction altered from S.302 to S.304..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Chain of circumstances was complete - Quarrel between husband and wife - Chopper used in crime recovered - Circumstances established that accused assaulted his wife with Chopper - No merit in appeal - Appeal dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Conviction - Circumstantial evidence - PW husband of deceased has not named appellant as an assailant of the murder of his wife in the complaint lodged by him in the P.S. on the basis of which FIR was registered - Testimony of two PW's are not consistent and have given different and contradictory..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Death due to strangulation - Extra judicial confession made by appellant to two PWs - Jewellery which had been put on by the deceased produced by appellant - Dead body was recovered at the instance of appellant which was that of deceased - Held, that in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death of wife by burning - Only husband was present and none else - It is for husband to explain how deceased met her death - No explanation - Conviction upheld...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 Part I-- Modification of conviction - Wife found having illicit intercourse - Husband cutting wife with knife - Husband acted under grave and sudden provocation - Exception I to S.300 IPC applies - Conviction altered from S.302 IPC to S.304 Part I IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - No eye witness - Evidence of wife of deceased that she last saw her husband going with a male and female and a child - Said persons not previously known - Description sufficient to establish their identity never disclosed - Test identification parade not held - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased found murdered in her matrimonial home - Couple last seen in premises to which an outsider may not have any access - It is for the husband to explain the ground for unnatural death of his wife which he failed - Conviction upheld...........

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