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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - As per statement of eye witnesses accused persons were not involved in assault - Evidence on record does not reveal that injuries were caused by accused persons - Even, innocent family members of accused persons were roped on account of enmity between accused..........
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-- FIR - Murder case - FIR recorded in a continuous manner without leaving any possibility of insertion - Contention that FIR was written at police station in consultation with police and deliberate gaps were left in FIR with a motive to fill the same at a later point of time, rejected, particularly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Prior enmity - Presence of accused `B' at the spot and his participation in crime proved by eye witnesses - Mere externment would not be a ground to say that accused `B' was not at the place of incident, once accused `B' was seen at the place of incident firing deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Prior enmity - Weapons of offence recovered at the disclosure statement of accused `D' and it was he who pointed out the place where weapons of crime was hidden - It was not possible that accused `D' was not aware of place of hiding of weapons used in the incident -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(g), 392, 34-- Gang rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix contradicted herself regarding the whole incident - Her conduct during alleged ordeal is also unlike a victim of forcible rape and betrays somewhat submissive and consensual disposition - More so, from the nature of exchanges between her and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 326, 147, 149-- Murder - All the five eye witnesses have named A1 to A7 - Other accused have not been named by PW11 and PW18 - PW10 attributed specific role only to A1 to A7 in assaulting deceased - Conviction of A1 to A7 upheld - However, benefit of doubt given to A10 and A11, as they have not been named by PWs...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 143, 147, 148, 149, 323-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common object - Accused no.1 arrived at the scene of occurrence with nine armed men out of which three were equipped with knives and rest were equipped with sticks - Incident occurred as a result of cold blooded plan to murder deceased - Nature of injury inflicted on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, 392-- Rape and murder - Robbery - Death sentence - Accused committed number of crimes not only before the incident but also within two days subsequent to present crime - As regarding leaving PW2, child unharmed, it is apparent that he was on a hasty retreat from the place of incident - Merely because..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 414, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Theft case - Accused convicted and sentenced in 12 different matters including present case - Total length of sentences in aggregate would be around 19 years - Maximum sentence in respect of present crime is 2 years R.I - All the sentences shall run concurrently..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 377, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Honour killing - Sentence - Enhancement of - Prosecution preferred an appeal u/s 377 Cr.P.C. before High Court for enhancement of sentence from life imprisonment to death sentence - High Court have power to enhance the sentence from life imprisonment to death sentence...........

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