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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal against conviction - Appellate Court has to record reasons - Mere fact that accused was on bail during trial and he did not misuse his bail is not a ground to suspend the sentence - In case of murder and serious offences, it is only in exceptional..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - Reversal of trial court's judgment should be made in cases where the view taken was not possible on the evidence or perverse with the broad understanding that if two views are possible, the one taken by the trial Court in favour of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused seen coming out of room of deceased and one appellant was carrying acid bottle - No reason to disbelieve evidence of witnesses which was corroborated by medical evidence - There was strong motive for accused to kill deceased to grab the property - No..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Delay in recording evidence - Discrepancies - Evidence was recorded after a period of seven years from the date of incident - Held, discrepancies are bound to occur in the truthful version of witnesses when they are rustic or illiterate...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Motive - Held, establishment of motive is not sine quo non for proving prosecution case...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 100-- Murder - Plea of self defence - When can be raised - Held, plea of self-defence can be taken by introducing such plea in cross-examination of prosecution witnesses or in statement of accused persons recorded u/s 313 Cr.P.C. or by adducing defence evidence - Even if plea is not introduced in any..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - `Rarest of rare cases' - Weapons used by respondents are ordinarily to be found in house of any farmer or agriculturist in that area - Offence was obviously not committed for lust of power or otherwise or with a view to grab any property nor in pursuance of any organized criminal or..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Close relation - Evidence of - Held, there is no rule of law or prudence which requires that evidence of a close relation must be discarded for simple reason i.e. they are related to each other - It should be kept in mind while appreciating evidence that interested persons definitely give..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Presence of eye-witness on spot - Proof - Held, person who has witnessed an incident reacts in his own way - Some are stunned, some become speechless and some stand uprooted from spot - Thus, every individual reacts on his own way - There is no set of rules of natural conduct -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Number of injuries - Proof - Held, a witness who tried to save her husband-deceased and herself was given a blow, is not expected to count number of blows by different persons by different weapons or numbers of blows given so that court could co-relate them mathematically to the..........

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