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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Defence plea - Accused taking plea that complainant was aggressive - Accused absconded from the scene, and that too for a long period - If complainant injured and his wife (deceased) were aggressor, then the accused, who is the brother of the complainant, would have provided aid to complainant and..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Accused got recovered blood stained pant - Memo of recovery drawn - Witness to the memo stated that the accused got recovered blood stained pant which he had hidden - However report of Chemical Analysis noted that no blood was detected on the pant - Commission of murder cannot be..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Accused got recovered knife - Witness to the recovery memo of knife was also witness of memo vide which blood stained pant was recovered - Testimony of the witness disbelieved regarding recovery of blood stained pant - No reliance can be placed on the testimony of this witness regarding..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Meaning of expression `soon before death' - It means recent past and not immediately before the death of victim - There must be some `proximate and live link' between the `effect of cruelty based on dowry demand and concerned death'...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Circumstance of `abscondance' by the accused persons immediately after the incident - Incident occurring at midnight - Witness saw accused persons leaving with their belongings at about 10.00 Noon - If all the accused had committed murder around midnight they..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Statements made by the deceased to her parents, brother and other acquaintances before her death are admissible in evidence u/s 32 of the Evidence Act to prove the offence of dowry death u/s 304-B of IPC - They can be used for the purpose of S.498-A IPC - However, for an offence u/s..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Common intention - When three of the four accused who were charged with Section 302 read with Section 34 of IPC are acquitted, one accused cannot be convicted on the basis of constructive liability...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Murder - Common intention - Charges framed against 2 accused under Section 302 read with Section 34 IPC - No independent charge framed under Section 302 IPC against accused separately - One accused acquitted - Conviction of the other accused cannot be sustained under Section 302 read with Section..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 411-- Recovery of stolen property - Conviction - Contention of accused that articles recovered are easily available in the marked and there is no specific mark of identification and that there was no intention on the part of accused to receive stolen property - Held, no force in contention as stolen..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 411-- Recovery of stolen property - Conviction - Accused sentenced to 9 months imprisonment - Accused facing agony of trial for the last about 14 years - Accused not previous conviction - Accused released on probation...........

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