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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Death of deceased not in matrimonial home - Deceased went missing and her dead body was recovered in decomposed condition from canal - Information was conveyed to complainant immediately - Prosecution failed to discharge the initial burden cast upon it - It would be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of wife by husband - Extra-judicial confession - Witness of confession not supported prosecution case - Serious discrepancies occurred in the evidence of PWs - More so, no action against accused was taken by complainant's side on such confession - It would be unsafe to rely upon such..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Conduct of complainant creates a specific doubt on prosecution version, as delay of 26 days in submitting the application wherein allegations raised against accused for the first time and other family members are not explained - More so, complainant deposed before Court..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - No iota of evidence on record that deceased was subjected to any kind of cruelty or harassment at the hands of accused or his family - Presence of accused as well as complainant and other relatives at the time of recovery of dead body of deceased reflects that all of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred on the spur of moment and in an uncontrollable, embittered and agitated state of enragement, thus, depriving accused of their power of self control - There was no pre-mediation or prior concert on the part of accused to commit murder of deceased - Though..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Delay in sending FIR to Magistrate - Murder case - Where recording of FIR is proved on record, mere delay of 5 days in dispatch of FIR from the police station to Magistrate Court has no bearing on the basis of which any adverse inference can be drawn, particularly when no questions were put to I.O..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of eye-witnesses - Deceased and accused both belong to same locality - Occurrence was witnessed by several witnesses including eye witnesses who proved prosecution case - All the eye witnesses deposed in one voice regarding presence of accused at the place of occurrence, about..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Delayed FIR - Murder case - Offence committed at around 4-5 p.m - Registration of FIR at police station between 7.30 to 8.00 p.m. - No reason to draw adverse inference, particularly when after occurrence, deceased was taken to nearby nursing home where he was declared dead and body remained there..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 148-- Murder - No eye witness to the incident - Father of deceased who witnessed the incident expired before completion of trial - PW3 an alleged witness rightly discarded by High Court as a planted witness - Testimony of only other witness PW7 is extremely indirect - No evidence on record that accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Accused assaulted his sister in the heat of passion upon certain quarrel and without acting in a cruel or unusual manner - He was unarmed at the relevant time and picked up something which was lying there and handy - Sole eye witness of crime stated that accused had no..........

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