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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - `Soon before death' - Victim approached her parental home just five days before occurrence and narrated her maltreatment and harassment at the hands of accused for demand of dowry and thereafter she committed suicide by consuming poison - Such act of deceased squarely falls within..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage by consuming poison - Specific allegations on record regarding demand of motorcycle and cash soon before occurrence - Mere fact that no complaint was moved or no Panchayat was held during the lifetime of deceased is no ground to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Double murder - Murder of wife and daughter by husband - Defence version - Sequence of events and injuries do not exclude the defence version - Defence needs to only establish its case based on probability, whereas prosecution has to prove guilt of accused beyond reasonable doubt - Acquittal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Motive - PW7 stated that he saw accused persons conspiring with one another about finishing deceased because he was not agreeing to remove his fruit Rehri from front of meat shop of accused - Neither PW7 was named in the FIR nor did he care to warn the deceased or his family members of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Double murder - Recovery of country-made pistol and an empty cartridge at the instance of accused - It is not material recovery which has to be proved, but disclosure based upon which recovery is made - Pivotal fact is making of statement to police which leads to recovery - However, during..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Medical evidence - Testimony of doctor PW1, who conducted medical examination of deceased, does not support prosecution story - PW1 stated that internal injuries of deceased may be caused by heavy stone but he did not clearly establish the same - More so, if incident occurred in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 148, 201, 34-- Double murder case - Name of accused `R' does not appear until testimony of Pws conducted before Court - Unrelated witnesses does not named the accused `R' directly and they did not even identify him in Court at the time of trial - While they specifically recognized the other accused present in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 148, 201, 34-- Double murder case - Eye witnesses - Testimonies of each of six witnesses have been proved and corroborated by other - Although three witnesses were related to deceased but their presence was very natural and each explained good details of occurrence - Other three villagers who saw the incident..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 148, 201, 34-- Double murder case - Enhancement of sentence to death penalty - Previous enmity between parties existed - Accused proved to be from the same village who are neither having any criminal antecedents nor they are history-sheeters - Case is an apparent example of family feud gone horribly wrong -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased suffered 80% burn injuries - Deceased stated that accused gave him beatings and set him on fire - Identity of deceased was verified by Magistrate PW7 - Doctor PW12 stated that deceased was fully conscious and capable of making his statement - Said fact is..........

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