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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Role of A-5, A-6 and A-7 in commission of crime - Prosecution failed to prove beyond doubt that A-5 fired from his firearm, which missed as alleged - No evidence on record in the form of recovery of weapon or even missed bullet - A-5 thus, entitled to be acquitted on ground of benefit of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide note and oral evidence of PWs would not be sufficient to establish that suicide by deceased was directly linked to instigation or abetment by deceased - Having advanced the money to deceased, accused might have uttered some abusive words, but that by itself is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - A-4 has not preferred any appeal against his conviction - However, since his case is similar to A-5, A-6 and A-7, by taking suo moto cognizance, A-4 is also entitled to acquittal on ground of benefit of doubt - A-4 acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 452, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Ocular evidence of PWs 3, 4, 10 and 11 shows that A-1 had grudge against deceased because much prior to incident it was seen and heard by them that deceased used to object A-1 for his having close association with one person who was involved in carrying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 452, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Maruti Van carrying accused was seen moving prior to commission of offence in the area in question - Said Van recovered at the instance of A-3, as he was driver of same - Said fact is proved by two Courts below with the aid of PWs - Even..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 452, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery and identification of stolen articles - Deceased was found dead in his shop where several articles were found missing - Said articles were recovered and got identified at the instance of accused - Recovery proved as per PWs - No explanation given by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 467, 468, 471, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating and criminal breach of trust - Accused not having title to the property but dealt with the property and on that basis complainant was induced to part with valuable consideration - These allegations whether true or not is a matter of trial - Order quashing proceedings set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Appeal against conviction - Murder - High Court only with narration of facts dismissed appeal without examining evidence of each prosecution witnesses on issue arising in appeal - Neither any reference to any evidence nor its appreciation or finding is made in the impugned order - Order passed by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Illegal gratification - Cheating - Allegation that inspectors demanded bribe from complainant and directed to pay the money to petitioner/driver of their vehicle - However, factum of demand of money by inspectors was found to be untrue and petitioner was not a driver of vehicle - Further,..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 309-- Extra-judicial confession - Murder of wife by husband - Accused and deceased living together - Immediately after the incident, accused rushed to PW2 and informed about the incident to her, thinking that she is the only relative residing near the house of accused - Extra judicial confession..........

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