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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201-- Double murder - Testimony of Eye witness - Accused allegedly murdered mother and her unmarried daughter, burnt their bodies in house and carried the remains of dead bodies and ashes in a cart driven by tractor to an unknown place - Eye witness PW9 is real sister of deceased/mother narrated the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - No eye witness to the occurrence - PW1, a child witness not reliable as he made conflicting statements - He only witnessed that deceased was dragged by accused into the fields but not to any assault - Conclusion of trial Court regarding presence of accused for 45 minutes till arrival of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder - Disclosure statement - Recovery of ashes and bones - Merely because no expert opinion obtained to prove as to whether bones recovered were human or animal bones, would not weaken the prosecution case in the light of overwhelming evidence available on record to prove the complicity..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder - Disclosure statement - Recovery of articles - Contention that said recovery on the disclosure statement of accused and in particular the ashes and bones from canal is not possible - However, there is no evidence to prove the fact that canal from where recovery was effected had any..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of incriminating articles - Cannot be considered as ground for proving guilt of accused in absence of any other material...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201-- Double murder - Non-examination of independent witness - Not fatal to prosecution case as: (i) no such argument was advanced before two Courts below; (ii) incident took place during midnight when villagers were fast sleep; (iii) no evidence that near the place of incident there were many houses;..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused and deceased were not seen together near place of occurrence - Time gap between accused and deceased seen together is not so small to rule out possibility of any other person being with deceased - Moreover, in absence of ocular evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201-- Double murder - Appeal against conviction - Supreme Court being last Court of appeal, does not re-visit and re-appreciate the entire oral evidence de novo in its jurisdiction u/art.136 of Constitution, unless there are strong and prima facie reasons to point out that there is apparent legal and..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive not proved on record - Evidence of prosecution infested with infirmity - Prosecution has not placed any reliable material to connect accused with commission of crime - Evidence attempted to establish nexus between accused and crime is deficient -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- 14 to 15 injuries - Evidence of doctor that all the injuries cumulatively sufficient in the ordinary course of nature to cause death - Opinion of doctor will prevail as to whether injuries sustained by deceased are sufficient to cause death in the ordinary course of nature or not - Case falls..........

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