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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 300- - Murder - Accused failed to discharge onus on him that his case falls within exception of S.300 IPC - Accused armed with a sharp edged weapon whereas none of victims were armed with any weapon of offence nor there was any kind of provocation extended by deceased to prick accused to extent of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder of 13 years old girl - Accused inflicted injuries to deceased and twisted her neck which led to her instant death - Two eye witnesses, mother and uncle of deceased, supported prosecution case - Merely because these two witnesses are interested witnesses their testimony cannot be discarded -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Identification of Prisoners Act, 1920, Section 5-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted - Finger prints were not given by accused to I.O voluntarily, but perhaps unwittingly and in what seems to be deceitful manner - The appropriate course of action for investigating officer was to approach Magistrate for necessary orders in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Recovery of ornaments - Ornaments recovered at the instance of accused - No evidence that ornaments belonged to deceased - As regards the recovery of blood stain steel rod which was used by accused to kill deceased the same not sent to chemical examination - Held, mere recovery of some..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes of accused examined by serologist and it found the same AB blood group as that of deceased as per report of serologist - Report of serologist not put to accused during statement u/s..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Murder - Identification parade - Allegation against accused that he was present at the residence of deceased - No identification parade of accused held - Witnesses identified accused in court after about 4-1/2 years - Held, absence of identification parade certainly casts a doubt about presence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Accused fully drunk - Plea that he had no intention to cause death - Intoxication is not a defence to a criminal charge - It can be a mitigating circumstances only when accused is not a habitual drinker, otherwise, it has to be considered as an aggravating circumstance - In the instant case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused served the sentence for more than 16 years without remission - Govt. directed to consider as to whether accused has satisfied the requirement of Resolution dated 11.04.2008 read with Annexure I and, if that be so, he may be set free if the period undergone..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 107-- Abetment - Includes instigation, conspiracy and intentional aid - Word `instigate' denotes incitement or urging to do some drastic or inadvisable action or to stimulate or incite - Presence of mens rea therefore is necessary concomitant of instigation - Word uttered in a quarrel or on spur of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Further investigation - Transfer of investigation to CBI - Permissibility - Charge-sheet has been filed and departmental action taken against erring officials - Held, matter cannot be referred to CBI for further investigation after filing of charge-sheet by State Investigating Agency -..........

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