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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Accused `S' made extra judicial confession before her son - Statement of son of accused `S' recorded 3 months after the recovery of dead body - It is thus not safe to rely upon such statement, as not recorded in regular trial and is not akin to a statement made..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise between parties - Proceedings should be quashed even when wife seeks quashing of proceedings - Any hyper technical view that accused himself should approach Court to quash proceedings pending against him, would be counter productive...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Offence u/s 201 IPC - Extra judicial confession of co-accused - Cannot be made basis of conviction of accused, particularly when such confession is not proved on record - Accused acquitted...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise between parties - Offence not compoundable - If in the interest of justice quashing of FIR is necessary then S.320 Cr.P.C. is not a bar to exercise inherent power of quashing...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Murder case - Circumstances of case does not show that FIR is ante timed - Nor it is possible to disbelieve timing of FIR, as police constable went to scene of crime and seized the shirt before registration of FIR - There is also no requirement that FIR must be in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Ballistic report not in conformity with ocular evidence - Ocular evidence proved on record that accused fired at the deceased with a gun and killed him - Ballistic report cannot be rejected as untrue which states that empty cartridges found at scene of crime were not fired from the gun..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304 Part-II - Theory of suicide propounded by defence - Deceased suffered injuries in her internal organs and such injuries could be caused by assault alone and not in case of poisoning - Accused and deceased were alone in the room when she suffered injuries - However, accused not only..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused convicted on the solitary statement of PW8, brother of deceased - However, statement of PW8 is contrary to his earlier statement recorded by police u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and not corroborated by any documentary and oral evidence produced by prosecution - Statements of all the eye..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 506, 120B-- Compounding of offence - Cheating - Criminal conspiracy - Settlement arrived at between parties - There is every possibility of trial ending in acquittal - Since substantive offence punishable u/ss 506, 420 IPC is compoundable u/s 320 Cr.P.C., offence u/s 120-B IPC should also be allowed to be..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Merely because sister of deceased cleaned the blood on the spot, no adverse inference can be drawn against prosecution, as while cleaning floor, she was not aware that deceased died and under said impression she cleaned the floor...........

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