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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - Motive - It is evident from letters that accused has reconciled to inevitability of divorce, therefore, only admissible evidence which remains against accused is motive, which itself is negated from readings of said letters - Thus,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused caused death of deceased by explosive device of hand grenade - There is no evidence on record that accused have procured or have access to POK hand grenades as categorically proved by PWs - Even, accused was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused caused death of deceased by explosive device of hand grenade - PW-75 has led no evidence of any special knowledge gained by accused except for three days stint with Godrej, a company which manufactures..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased died 10 days after the incident after recording his dying declaration by Inspector - There was no need to record another statement of deceased during intervening period of 10 days, particularly when statement of deceased recorded after due procedural care and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased named three accused persons in his dying declaration - Dying declaration immediately recorded after incident by Inspector after certification of doctor - It does not record any unnatural things and exaggerated version of incident - More so, dying declaration..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - False implication - Accused failed to cite any incident of significance to prove that police authorities knew the accused prior to incident or accused and police authorities had some kind of grudge prior to incident due to which police falsely implicated the accused - On the contrary, it..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred when accused sat down to pass urine in order to tease deceased - Accused struck lathi blows when being objected by deceased who also hurled abuses - Incident occurred on the spur of moment - Accused has no mens rea to commit the murder of deceased - There is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304A-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred in the dark night - Accused unable to visibly identify any human form ahead and fired from out of a zeal to scare the thieves which unfortunately hit the deceased - Fact that accused may be cautioned not to have shot because the risk existed of shot hitting to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Dispute over a trifle matter - Accused overpowered by an uncontrollable fit of anger so much so that he was deprived of his power of self control and fired at deceased and injured - Facts do not conclude that accused had the intention of eliminating anyone of those fired at..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9 and 6 years respectively - Witnesses categorically stated that her father used to doubt character of appellant mother - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which her father fell asleep - Co-accused inflicting first blow of..........

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