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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 201, 316-- Murder of 5 months pregnant wife by husband - Cruelty - Circumstantial evidence - Cause of death strangulation - Frequent quarrels between deceased and accused were on record - Even one day before the incident there was a quarrel between deceased and accused - However, it is not proved on record..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Dying declaration - Political rivals - Contents of MLC shows that it was written not only on the declaration given by deceased but also on the declaration of his party supporters - Such a declaration cannot be held, to be dying declaration u/s 32 of Evidence Act - As regarding version of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Three dying declarations - Murder - Death by burning - Deceased made one oral and two written dying declarations - There is immediate disclosure of deceased to her mother in her first dying declaration that accused is author for burning and ran after the incident - Both written dying declarations..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PW1, wife of deceased stated that there was no enmity between accused and deceased - Even accused were close relative of deceased and he had friendly terms with deceased - Enmity alleged was with co-accused - More so, two co-accused including..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 397, 34-- Murder - Robbery - Common intention - Appeal against conviction - Only role attributed to accused Nos.3 & 4 is that they caught hold of complainant and embraced him - Nothing attributed to them for attacking deceased - Accused Nos.3 & 4 in such circumstances, could not be attributed common..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 397, 34-- Murder - Robbery - Common intention - Appeal against conviction - Incident occurred all of a sudden when accused met the complainant party who were returning to their home - Version of eye witness PW1 that accused Nos.1 & 2 inflicted knife blows on abdomen of deceased and snatched away his gold..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 506-- Double murder - Death caused due to injuries inflicted - PW5, injured eye witness spoke very vividly about the injuries inflicted on her as well as deceased (D1 & D2) - Accused persons were identified at the place of occurrence as deceased had torch light and there was also a light available at..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 506-- Double murder - Death sentence - Accused was also convicted earlier u/s 304(i) IPC - Though accused killed two women in brutal and gruesome manner but there is also a mitigating circumstance in favour of accused that motive was due to land dispute and occurrence was proceeded by a quarrel - It is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 34-- Murder - Informant turned hostile - However, evidence of injured witness regarding incident is reliable as accused gave knife blow to him and for the same he was also hospitalized - His presence thus cannot be disputed - Moreover, medical evidence supported the ocular evidence - No infirmity in..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - PWs. 1 & 3 stated that accused kicked deceased, pushed him down and dropped grinding stone on his head - However, PW2, who was present at spot throughout incident has not stated so, which creates doubt in evidence of PWs 1 & 3 - Moreover, there is no explanation for delay in preferring..........

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