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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 100-- Triple murder - Claiming parity by accused with co-accused who is acquitted in separate trial - Co-accused acquitted because of most of the PWs resiled and did not identify co-accused, as the person involved in the occurrence - However, position in the present case is different, as all PWs duly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of husband by wife - Extra-judicial confession made to police - Is admissible with respect to various recoveries, which are not proved to be connected with offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of husband by wife - Extra-judicial confession - Accused was not having good relations with PW4, sister of deceased, thus making confession to such an inimical person is most unlikely - More so, when PW4 had gone to search of deceased to the house of accused, it is most unlikely that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Recovery of vehicle used in carrying dead body of deceased - Witnesses who are alleged to have seen the vehicle used in carrying dead body of deceased not examined - Vehicle in question was recovered from its owner with no blood stains - It was not in possession of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Recovery of piece of nylon saree - Dead body of deceased was recovered in decomposed form - Cause of death was not established - No internal and external injury mentioned in autopsy report - Prosecution not able to establish that death was caused by strangulating..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Conduct of accused - Accused did not kept quiet for her missing husband till dead body was recovered - She had gone to police station along with photograph of deceased and stated that deceased frequently used to go outside for 2 to 5 days - This explains conduct of..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased found dead with cut injury in her neck inside room of accused - Accused failed to give any explanation regarding cause of death of deceased - Evidence of family members of accused and deceased stated in one voice that deceased hacked..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused killed his wife and infant son by setting them on fire - No witness that both deceased and accused were last seen together - No evidence regarding extra judicial confession - PW2 turned hostile - No evidence on record by which accused can be held..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - In absence of any other admissible evidence, mere presence of smell of kerosene on shirt of accused and on other seized articles, not sufficient for holding accused guilty...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder of teenager girl - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Tracking dog squad - Scientific evidence in the form of sniffer dogs squad hinted indulgence of both the accused, though got little relevance but in view of other evidence on record, it adds positivity to prosecution case...........

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