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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - No concrete and specific evidence against petitioners of making any demand of dowry or torturing the deceased - Complicity of petitioners in the commission of offence not on record - Application dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Robbery - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of ornaments of deceased - Can lead to presumption that accused committed robbery, but charge of murder cannot be brought home unless there is some evidence to show that robbery and murder occurred at the same time i.e in the course of same..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 302-- Robbery - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Accused were seen by PWs in the vicinity of neighborhood in the morning of day of incident - Last seen theory built up on the evidence of PW5 and PW7 leaves a significant margin of time during which crime could have been committed..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376, 342-- Summoning of additional accused - Revision filed against order summoning additional accused - In the mean time accused acquitted as prosecution case not proved - This order became final as no appeal filed thereagainst - Impugned order of summoning of additional accused quashed...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 120-B IPC - Illegal gratification for purpose of exchange of land - There is no evidence on record to show that petitioner has meeting with the Collector who passed the order or that present petitioner approached Collector to secure order in his favour - In..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape of minor girl - Appreciation of evidence - There is absolutely no material variation in statement of witnesses - Even, discrepancy as pointed out by counsel is very minor and is of little consequence as Court is required to see veracity of evidence on record - Moreover, informant, his wife..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Prior enmity between parties - A-1 assigned the role of exhortation and firing from country made pistol - However, neither country made pistol nor used cartridges recovered by investigating agency - It creates serious doubt regarding alleged role assigned to A-1, as no other corroborative..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Prior enmity between parties - A-3 brutally killed deceased in a planned manner due to prior enmity - Solitary eye witness of occurrence is brother of deceased, who narrated entire incident in detail in Court - Specific role assigned to A-3 that he assaulted the deceased with `bhala'..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of daughter by father by administering poison - However, doctor opined that death occurred on account of head injury - It was not even remotely the case of prosecution that accused is in any way responsible for head injury suffered by deceased - Moreover, PW12, wife of accused, who..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of his wife and daughter, as there was serious dispute between spouses as to extra marital affair of accused - He was last seen in the company of both the deceased and dead bodies were recovered on the very next day - Accused..........

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