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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of wife by husband and his parents - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as chain of circumstances against accused is complete viz. : (i) Deceased a young bride was brutally murdered within 6 months of her marriage and her body chopped off in two pieces..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused was last seen together with deceased and it was accused, who came to the house of deceased and took deceased along with him on the pretext that deceased is being called at the office by his superior - No time gap is on record between..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 323-- Culpable homicide - Complicity of appellant in the crime - Merely because blood stains were not found on the spot by itself is no ground to hold that accused was not involved in the incident and that no such incident took place - In the light of overwhelming evidence of as many as three..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320-- Three dying declarations - Murder - Second dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate witnessed by two employees of hospital - Merely because no certificate of doctor is on record, it cannot be said that said dying declaration is not reliable as doctor was not present at that time to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Three dying declarations - Murder - Death by burning - Deceased suffered 72% burn injuries - First oral dying declaration of deceased recorded by police is consistent with second dying declaration which was recorded by Executive Magistrate - Deceased named the accused in both the dying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 467, 468, 471-- Sanction for prosecution - Entrustment and missing of the entrusted items - Accused not entitled to the protective umbrella of S.197 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 380, 457, 460-- Offence u/ss 380, 457, 460 IPC - Appeal against acquittal - Acquittal upheld viz: (i) fatal blow to deceased was not attributed to accused but to co-accused who was declared P.O; (ii) recovery of stolen articles made from open place, accessible to all and no independent witnesses examined to prove..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as prosecution proved its case by completing the chain of events and link the accused to crime as follows: (i) Recovery of three buttons of shirts of accused at the spot proved on record, which he was wearing at the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PW1, wife of deceased stated that there was no enmity between accused and deceased - Even accused were close relative of deceased and he had friendly terms with deceased - Enmity alleged was with co-accused - More so, two co-accused including..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 397, 34-- Murder - Robbery - Common intention - Appeal against conviction - Incident occurred all of a sudden when accused met the complainant party who were returning to their home - Version of eye witness PW1 that accused Nos.1 & 2 inflicted knife blows on abdomen of deceased and snatched away his gold..........

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