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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Three dying declarations - Two dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate and police officer - Third oral dying declaration made to father of deceased - Both the recorded dying declarations consistent as to the role of respondent and that there was no involvement of the respondent in the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction based on circumstantial evidence - Deceased was missing from 21.1.95 - No explanation was given by wife for delay in lodging FIR of her missing husband - Three other persons were named without suspecting accused - No occasion to invoke last seen theory - Prosecution fails to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - PW1 and PW2 alleged eye witnesses turned hostile - Evidence of PW13, child witness, has no credibility and does not reveal a truthful approach and her evidence appears to be tutored by brother of deceased - There were material improvements and exaggerations in her..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Death caused due to ante mortem injuries - There were 30 incise wounds on the dead body of deceased - Weapons used in commission of offence not recovered - Injuries sustained by deceased are not linked with weapons used by accused - Neither any pellets nor any gun or any incriminating..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Death caused by pressing neck with lathi - Initially PW6 spoke of omnibus assault by three persons but subsequently he spoke of assault by one only i.e. appellant - Despite knowing identity of two others he did not disclose this fact earlier and stated that they were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death by burning - Defence of grave provocation - Eye witness stated that hands of deceased were tied and he was set ablaze by accused - Memorandum of seizure of burnt shawl corroborates said version of eye witness - Mere presence of deceased in the house of brother of accused by itself..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149, 452, 323, 506-- Murder - Property dispute - Deceased died due to head injury when she rescued her son PW1 from accused who allegedly assaulted PW1 with stones, danda and fist blows - PW1 himself admitted that accused were unarmed - Relations between accused and PW1 were inimical - Incident occurred when..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of wife by husband and his parents - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as chain of circumstances against accused is complete viz. : (i) Deceased a young bride was brutally murdered within 6 months of her marriage and her body chopped off in two pieces..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as prosecution proved its case by completing the chain of events and link the accused to crime as follows: (i) Recovery of three buttons of shirts of accused at the spot proved on record, which he was wearing at the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused was last seen together with deceased and it was accused, who came to the house of deceased and took deceased along with him on the pretext that deceased is being called at the office by his superior - No time gap is on record between..........

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