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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 198, 2(d)-- Bigamy - Aggrieved person - FIR was filed by uncle of applicant and cognizance is taken on police report submitted by I.O - Neither I.O nor uncle of applicant can be termed as aggrieved person in view of S.198 Cr.P.C - They cannot also be treated as complainant, because no statement as required..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Murder and robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Prosecution relied upon evidence of PW8 to show that accused and victims were last seen together - However, PW8 in her evidence stated that accused had come one day before in night and next day deceased persons died - PW8 is a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 396, 397, 398, 307, 376(2)(g), 34-- Murder of five persons, robbery and rape of one lady - Defective investigation - Direction issued to Chief Secretary, Home Department, State to enquire the matter and take departmental action against erring officers/officials, if those are still in service...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder of six persons out of seven family members - Recovery of cash and ornaments from house of accused - Recovery effected at the instance of accused which was identified by PW5 - Merely because earlier there might have been search at the house of accused and nothing was found at that time,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Attempt to murder - High Court quashed proceedings solely on the basis of compromise between complainant and accused when investigation was under progress - Offences in question were no, compoundable as per S.320 IPC - Said fact is not at all considered by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of six persons out of seven family members - Recovery of sleeping tablets from car of accused - Accused gave pills to deceased and thereafter killed them - However, no poison was detected in contents sent to chemical examiner - Non-detection of poison in contents would not be fatal to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 396, 397, 398, 307, 376(2)(g), 34-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Murder of five persons, robbery and rape of one lady - Dummies resembling accused has to be selected by Special Executive Magistrate who conducts TI parade - However, dummy persons were selected by police - No statement that dummies resembled accused - Neither..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder and robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Prosecution alleged that robbery as motive of crime - However, site plan panchnama shows that expensive ornaments like gold, pearl necklace etc. were left behind on person of deceased - No explanation as to why accused would intend to commit..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of six persons out of seven family members - Testimony of eye witness - PW5 was also thrown into canal by accused along with deceased persons - However, PW5 survived and came out of canal with the help of an iron bar in canal - Accused was last seen together with three deceased persons and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 396, 397, 398, 307, 376(2)(g), 34-- Murder of five persons, robbery and rape of one lady - Identification of accused - Accused were Marathi speaking - However, PW8 stated that culprits had spoken with him in Hindi - Therefore, if accused were to speak with victims they would have spoken in Marathi and not in Hindi - There is thus,..........

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