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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Testimony of eye witnesses/interested witnesses - Murder case - Evidence of PW1 and PW4 is consistent, cogent, reliable and trustworthy - Their presence at the scene of incident is natural inasmuch as incident took place in front of their house and that too in the morning - Consistent version was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused poured kerosene oil upon his wife and ignited fire, which clearly shows that burn injuries caused with vile intention to kill her - Merely because there was a fight between husband and wife in connection with deceased/wife talking on mobile is not convincing for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 34-- Murder - Common intention - A2 and A3 are brothers of A-1 - Though A-2 and A-3 are present on the spot but they were not armed - No evidence brought on record that there was prior meeting of minds between accused and A-2 and A-3 were having knowledge that their brother A-1 was armed with katta -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder - PWs consistently and cogently deposed about seeing victim last with accused and about accused running away from the spot immediately after the incident - No explanation much less any plausible explanation is forthcoming from accused as to when he parted with company of victim -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Dying declaration - Statement of deceased was recorded by ASI PW19 - Dying declaration was certified under the signatures of doctor PW20, which goes to show that deceased was conscious and in a fit condition to give statement - Deceased specifically stated in her dying declaration that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1A), 27-- Murder - Recovery of pistol and FSL report - Recovery effected from house of A-1 on his confessional statement - FSL report shows that pistol recovered was in working condition and fatal injuries could be caused from using said pistol - Three eye witnesses have attributed specific overt act of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder - Death sentence - Accused had no criminal history and he was a B.Sc. student at the time of incident - Aggravating circumstance is that accused took advantage of his position in victim's family for committing offences of rape and murder, in as much as family of victim had trusted..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 148, 149-- Testimony of eye witnesses - Murder of four persons of same family - Minor discrepancies in the evidence of six eye witnesses with respect to manner of assault, would not be fatal to prosecution case, particularly when number of accused came in a group and assaulted few persons suddenly and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Appreciation of evidence - Statement of eye-witness proved on record - Recovery of weapon and motor cycle proved - Even, statement of PWs 6 & 7 (doctors) clearly states that injury on head attributed is sufficient to cause death - Thus,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 316, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106- - Prosecution examined as many as three witnesses of fact but none of them deposed that accused was present in his house at the time of incident - These witnesses failed to support prosecution case as spelt out in FIR and were declared hostile - Prosecution thus, failed to discharge its initial..........

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