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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Accused allegedly made imputation that complainant a married man had developed intimacy with one lady and used to go to her room and spend night with her - However, evidence on record shows that such imputation was an untrue one and maliciously made by complainant himself to malign..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 34, 120B-- Kidnapping - Murder - Criminal conspiracy - Admittedly, accused No.3 was present at relevant time in house of accused No.1 - Even, accused No.3 was also seen while loading gunny bag in vehicle and thereafter, he was also travelling in said vehicle - Therefore, prosecution leaves no doubt about..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294-- Offence u/s 294 IPC - In order to constitute an offence u/s 294 IPC, obscene words must be uttered in or near the public place - When abusive words are uttered over phone and that too when informant was sitting in his official chamber, no offence u/s 294 IPC is made out against accused,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder - Disclosure statement - Recovery of ashes and bones - Merely because no expert opinion obtained to prove as to whether bones recovered were human or animal bones, would not weaken the prosecution case in the light of overwhelming evidence available on record to prove the complicity..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder - Disclosure statement - Recovery of articles - Contention that said recovery on the disclosure statement of accused and in particular the ashes and bones from canal is not possible - However, there is no evidence to prove the fact that canal from where recovery was effected had any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201-- Double murder - Non-examination of independent witness - Not fatal to prosecution case as: (i) no such argument was advanced before two Courts below; (ii) incident took place during midnight when villagers were fast sleep; (iii) no evidence that near the place of incident there were many houses;..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201-- Double murder - Appeal against conviction - Supreme Court being last Court of appeal, does not re-visit and re-appreciate the entire oral evidence de novo in its jurisdiction u/art.136 of Constitution, unless there are strong and prima facie reasons to point out that there is apparent legal and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201-- Double murder - Testimony of Eye witness - Accused allegedly murdered mother and her unmarried daughter, burnt their bodies in house and carried the remains of dead bodies and ashes in a cart driven by tractor to an unknown place - Eye witness PW9 is real sister of deceased/mother narrated the..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of incriminating articles - Cannot be considered as ground for proving guilt of accused in absence of any other material...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - No eye witness to the occurrence - PW1, a child witness not reliable as he made conflicting statements - He only witnessed that deceased was dragged by accused into the fields but not to any assault - Conclusion of trial Court regarding presence of accused for 45 minutes till arrival of..........

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