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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Deceased was beaten outside the house which was corroborated by site plan - Cross case was lodged by accused against deceased - Injury reports of accused were filed on record - Suggestions were also made to PWs about complainant party being aggressors - Ocular testimony of eye..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 109, 148-- Murder - PW1 daughter of deceased, eye witness to the occurrence stated that accused stabbed her father with knife and fled away - Motive of crime proved on record - PW1 correctly identified assailants amongst 50-60 people who were presented for identification - Defence failed to controvert..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife - Accused allegedly committed murder of his wife threw dead body in Nallah - Body of deceased had torture marks including burn marks - Evidence on record shows that immediately before death, deceased was living with her husband - Burden is on accused u/s 106 of Evidence Act to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Beheaded body of deceased found lying in the Tea estate - Family members of deceased were consistent in their testimonies that deceased and accused were last seen together - Burden is on accused to explain what happened thereafter - No..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon and severed cut head of deceased - Not corroborated by seizure list of witnesses - Recorded version of statement made by accused which led to recovery was not produced by prosecution - There was even no evidence to show as to which particular..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304PartI-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred due to sudden fight after exchange of words which resulted in altercation and accused attacked the deceased - There was no pre-mediation - Though accused had weapons in their hands but said weapons were only used during altercation in a sudden fight - Injuries..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304PartI-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) - Accused `A' contended that eye witnesses have not mentioned his name, thus he cannot be convicted - Contention rejected, as evidence of eye witness established that presence of two accused in beginning and accused `A' joined the two other accused - Presence of accused `A'..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 370, 373, Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956, Section 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-- Bail - Cancellation - Offence u/ss 370, 373 IPC and Ss.3 to 9 of Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act - Accused arrested for human trafficking and forcing minor girls into prostitution - As many as 41 minor girls were rescued during raid - All were kept confined and were subjected to torture and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324-- Double murder - Identification of accused - Presence of light on the spot - PW22 contended that zero watt bulb alone was burning at the spot - However, eye witnesses stated that there was sufficient light on the spot - High Court committed error by completely ignoring the testimony of eye..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 137, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Reduction of sentence - Principle of parity - Uphaar Cinema Tragedy - In the instant case, appellants, licensee and person actually running cinema and all are equally responsible for tragedy - However, sentence of licensee reduced to period already undergone by considering his age related ailments..........

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