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TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused confronted deceased, as she attempted to obtain divorce and approaching police - He not only got intimidated by those acts of deceased but also deprived himself of self control and used an earthen drainage pipe available at the scene of offence and beat deceased, as a..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Double murder case - Police could not solve case, for more than 2 years and 5 months, despite their best efforts - It seems that police has not made serious efforts to trace out the assailants/murderers - Investigation of case transferred to CBI - Application..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326, 143, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Eye witnesses to incident stated that injuries sustained by sharp cutting object which is further corroborated by PW10 - Testimony of eye witnesses fully corroborated with each other with regard to involvement of accused - Medical evidence supported ocular evidence of eye witnesses -..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Statements of interested witnesses - Murder - Sexual harassment - PWs 6 & 7 happens to be child/eye witnesses of incident and related to deceased - They stated the entire incident - No material contradiction found in their testimony - Testimony of said eye witnesses cannot be discarded merely..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Medical evidence - Murder - Sexual harassment - Non-finding of any injury on stomach of deceased by doctor, as alleged by PWs - Not very material and also not going to shatter prosecution case, as incised wound on neck and limbs of deceased is sufficient for resulting death of deceased...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Murder - Sexual harassment - Death sentence - Accused committed murder of teenaged girl on her refusal to accept offer of his love and marry him - It does not come in purview of rarest of rare case - Capital punishment held, commuted to life imprisonment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34, 149-- Offence u/ss 302, 307, 34, 149 IPC - No charge u/s 302 IPC or u/s 307 IPC with aid of either S.34 IPC and S.149 IPC has been framed - Evidence on record is not sufficient to attribute any specific injury suffered by deceased to any particular accused - Accused rightly acquitted u/s 302 and 307..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death by 90% burn injuries - Family members of deceased turned hostile - Even PWs not supported prosecution case - Dying declaration of deceased appears to be tutored one - Evidence on record shows that accused immediately took deceased to hospital and shifted her to private hospital on..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - Material variation in version of prosecution regarding motive for accused to attack deceased - Hence, credibility of prosecution case at very inception itself received severe jolt - Prosecution failed to prove motive - Accused acquitted...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Complete inconsistency regarding presence of PWs at scene of offence, manner in which attack took place and person who accompanied deceased to hospital - These inherent contradictions in evidence of PWs throw serious doubt on veracity of their testimony -..........

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