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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Mere abscondance of an accused does not lead to a firm conclusion of his guilty mind, as even an innocent man may abscond in order to evade arrest and such an action may be part of natural conduct of accused - Possibility of being falsely framed in connection..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 8-- Murder - Motive - Accused shooting deceased in head, by gun - Admittedly enmity between parties providing accused motive to accused - All witnesses has not been contradicted on material points in any manner particularly with respect to time of occurrence and place of occurrence as well as manner..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen together - The only singular piece of circumstantial evidence against accused - Merely because accused was last seen with deceased and did not offer any explanation of having last seen cannot lead to proof of guilt against him, particularly when it is..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409-- Criminal breach of trust - Misappropriation of money - Allegations that petitioner received amount from customer to deposit in account but there is no direct evidence to that effect - Customer could not be examined during trial on account of his death - None of his family members who were..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - No money transaction between accused and deceased proved on record as alleged by prosecution for proving the motive of crime - No tangible evidence placed by prosecution to prove that deceased was involved in the murder of brother of accused - Motive of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of an axe from accused `K' - Blood group alleged to be found on the axe is inconclusive - Moreover, PW9 stated that two axes were shown to him, which were not blood stained - Such statement of witness transpires that investigation of the case was not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of motorcycle from accused `K' - Merely because tyre tread impressions at the spot matched with motorcycle of accused, it cannot be said to be incriminate circumstance against accused, as such a vehicle can easily be available in the market and same used..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of driving license of deceased from accused `S' - Pocket diary recovered from pocket pant of body of deceased - Name of deceased was written on the first page of said diary - This circumstance shows that accused `S' did not take out copy of driving..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes of accused - Prosecution failed to prove that blood group of deceased, matched with blood found on the clothes of accused - Circumstance of recovery of blood stained shirts from accused, thus, cannot be made basis to uphold..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 97-- Right of private defence - Mere reasonable apprehension is enough to put the right of self defence into operation and it is not necessary that there should be an actual commission of offence in order to give rise to right of private defence - It is enough if accused apprehended that such an..........

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