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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased joined the job where deceased was working, therefore, there was no reason/motive to establish that accused had killed the deceased - Witnesses who claimed eye witnesses, had actually not seen the incident - Weapon of offence not recovered - Accused convicted merely on the basis..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Burden of proof - When incident took place, deceased and accused were alone in room and after incident accused continued to stay in room - Trial Court perfectly justified in invoking presumption u/s 106 of Evidence Act against accused which provides that when any facts..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Hostile witness - Murder case - Informant though turned hostile but he categorically stated that site plan contains his signatures - Inquest report was also prepared by police in his presence, blood samples of deceased were collected at the place of occurrence, clothes of deceased were recovered..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Material witnesses failed to identify the accused as a person who was driving the vehicle in question at the time of accident - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Conviction and sentence set aside - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Recovery of various articles - Recovery of weapon of offence at the instance of accused is proved on record - FSL report clearly proves human blood at place of occurrence, weapon of offence, sari of deceased and also on pant of accused - FSL report thus, further..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 366A, 342, 376, 376(2)(N), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 5L, 6-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix aged 18 to 20 years solemnized marriage with accused - Moreover, prosecutrix went with accused on her own free will - Bail granted to accused...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Rape - Prosecutrix aged 30 years is a married lady having three children - She after death of her husband developed physical relations with accused with assurance that he will solemnize marriage with her - Allegation that prosecutrix was put under fear of terror and forced her to engage in sexual..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 149, 323, 325-- Framing of charge u/ss 307, 149 IPC - Accused allegedly 8 in number, armed with lathis, named in FIR - But small number of injuries received by injured belies said allegation - Moreover, if accused were intending to kill injured, nothing prevented them from aiming the lathis on his head -..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Oral dying declaration - Death by burning - 95% burn injuries - Evidence on record shows that there was nobody in house except accused and deceased - Accused was seen holding kerosene cane with a match box and deceased had caught fire - Thereafter accused disappeared from the scene - No..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape by father - Corroboration not required - If father is offender in rape case, version of prosecutrix can be accepted without any corroboration...........

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