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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 149, 148-- Murder - Sole testimony of eye witnesses - Parity with co-accused - If deposition of eye witnesses are not reliable qua one of accused and he is acquitted by giving benefit of doubt, same benefit ought to have been given to other accused also, unless there is some further material/evidence against..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Gun shots injuries - Non-recovery of empties of fired cartridges - Any act of commission/omission of I.O cannot go to advantage of accused - But in present case where FIR is said to have been registered within half an hour of occurrence and investigation also commenced and no reason found..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Gun shots injuries - Non-recovery of empties of fired cartridges - Material pieces of evidence like empties were lost, but this vital omission not explained by prosecution - Factum assumes importance particularly, in view of fact that FIR is alleged to have been registered promptly at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Material discrepancies between evidence of PW1 and PW3 as to whether there was a scuffle or not is not explained by prosecution, which raises serious doubt in prosecution case - Post mortem report shows four firearm injuries on deceased - PWs 1 and 3 not explained forth firearm injury,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - There was dispute between deceased and accused prior to occurrence, as Rs.50,000 was demanded by accused from parents of deceased - Deceased was harassed for such dowry demand - Evidence of father of deceased proved said fact which was corroborated by evidence of PW13 - Charge u/s 498-A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - No direct evidence to establish that accused either aided or instigated deceased to commit suicide or entered into any conspiracy to aid her in committing suicide - Even no material on record to show that immediately prior to deceased committing suicide there was cruelty..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 511, 376-- Offence u/ss 354, 511, 376 IPC - Accused forcibly entered the house of prosecutrix in a drunken state and using criminal force lifted her petticoat despite her repeated resistance - Statement of prosecutrix was corroborated by her daughter, who is an eye witness to incident, husband of prosecutrix..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 511-- Attempt to commit an offence begins when accused commences to do an act with necessary intention...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 511, 376-- Delay in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 354, 511, 376 IPC - Husband of prosecutrix was staying far from prosecutrix - Subsequent to incident, prosecutrix first travelled to meet her husband and after narrating the incident to him, she further travelled to register a complaint before concerned CJM..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 511, 376-- Offence u/ss 354, 511, 376 IPC - Prosecutrix and her daughter were pleading with accused to let prosecutrix go - However, accused did not show any reluctance that he was going to stop from committing offence in question - Had there been no intervention, accused would have succeeded in executing..........

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