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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 325-- Nature of offence - Death occurred as deceased was kept in a supine position for commission of sexual assault - However, requisite knowledge that in circumstances such an act may cause death cannot be attributed to accused, in as much as such knowledge and information is in fact parted with in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Prosecution alleged that 13 persons including A-2 formed unlawful assembly and came to the place of incident with common intention to kill deceased - However, since no allegation of any fatal injury attributed to A-2, he cannot be convicted with the aid of S.34 IPC -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Attribution against A-2 is that he has only given a stick blow on the body of deceased without specifying to which part thereof - Deceased died due to head injury - It is not stated by PWs that A-2 gave a blow on head of deceased - PW6 found three injuries on body of deceased, which were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25-- Murder - Death by fire shot - Distance of fire - Where death is due to injuries or wounds caused by a lethal weapon, it is always duty of prosecution to prove by expert evidence that it was likely or at least possible for injuries to have been caused with weapon with which and in manner in which..........
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 3, 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Death by fire shot - Deceased was unconscious when he was brought to hospital - Dying declaration recorded on the same day - It is very hard to believe that deceased was unconscious in the noon, regained consciousness in front of SDM that too in the absence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25-- Murder - Death by fire shot - Distance of fire - There is variance in the statement of PW8 and PW6 with regard to distance between deceased and accused - Contradiction in the distance of fire is thus, material and it would not be appropriate to convict accused by ignoring such an important aspect..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25-- Murder - Death by fire shot - Recovery of fire arm - No material on record to connect that gunshot injury suffered by deceased was due to shot fired from firearm of accused - Though bullet was recovered but same was not connected with weapon - Motive of offence not proved - Manner and genesis of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 325-- Nature of offence - Death of seven years old girl on account of beating by accused - Injuries which were caused by accused on the day of incident were either on skull or hand or thumb - None of injuries could reasonably lead to conclude that said injuries caused asphyxia as deposed by Doctor -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by Husband - Res gestae - Statement of PW11 that immediately after committing the crime, he heard the accused crying from roof top that he murdered his wife - Such evidence is admissible by doctrine of res-gestae because it was almost simultaneously after commission of crime that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by Husband - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of kulhari at the instance of accused - Said kulhari sent to FSL and FSL report proved the presence of human blood on kulhari, blood smeared soil and lungi of deceased - Mere fact that surgical test did not mention blood group, cannot..........

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