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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Delay of almost 15 days in recording statement of witness - No explanation has been given for delay in recording statement - Conduct of witness is also found u, natural inasmuch as form date of incident i.e. 06.05.2012 till 21.05.2012, witness did not narrated incident to any person - In..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Witness was 16 years old when his evidence was recorded - Witness evidence was recorded about one year and four months after incident - Evidence show that witness was minor at time of incident and as he was frightened, he did not go to graveyard for attending funeral - Look at all these..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304II, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Culpable homicide - Evidence of witness that four accused persons assaulted deceased with knives and accused in question gave one blow on neck of victim with knife - Acquittal of other three accused is not based on ground of mistaken identity but on ground that it was appellant alone who assaulted..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25-- Attempt to murder - Criminal Conspiracy - Framing of charges - No role assigned by PWs to petitioner to cause any injury to injured - Rather PWs stated that petitioner went away from the scene of occurrence - Prima facie there is no evidence on record to involve petitioner in the alleged incident..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 411-- Two FIRs - Same offence - Quashing of second FIR - Theft - Accused facing criminal proceedings with regard to theft of vehicle u/s 379 IPC - He cannot be tried in second FIR u/s 411 IPC with regard to same vehicle as it amounts to double jeopardy - Second FIR quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 506, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Robbery - Non-examination of material witness - Adverse inference - Complainant failed to produce his son as witness in presence of whom accused looted Rs.22,000 from him - Adverse inference has to be drawn against complainant - Moreso, contradictions were shown in the statement of eye witnesses..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Accused was all along in custody of police, thus it is highly unbelievable that he has gone to Village Administrative Officer and made extra judicial confession - Oral extra judicial confession held doubtful - Even otherwise, extra judicial confession is weak..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred due to sudden quarrel in heat of passion on issue of accused coming in drunken state - Meanwhile, some altercation took place, due to which deceased just to frighten her husband/accused poured some kerosene from stove on herself - Accused under influence of..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 105-- Insanity - Burden of proving plea of insanity lies on accused...........
MANIPUR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 34-- Gang rape - Common intention - Where woman is raped by one or more of group of person acting in furtherance of their common intention each of person shall be deemed to have committed gang rape with the meaning of S.376(2)(g) - Act of gang rape has to be in furtherance of their common intention..........

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