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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
Details
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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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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Allegation that husband committed murder of his wife by first strangulating her with nylon rope and then by hanging her from the hook of roof of service area by using a saree as a ligature - However, medical evidence does not support ocular evidence - Evidence of eye..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution version husband of deceased was having an affair with another lady and caused death of deceased with rope and then hanged her with Dupatta - As per evidence on record there is no eye-witness to said incident - Medical evidence does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Murder - Honour killing - Accused convicted - Imposition of fixed term of sentence - Identification of deceased - Deceased was burnt to such point that his own mother could only suggest the identification from the small size of one u, burnt palm - Identification had to be confirmed by DNA testing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - False implication - PWs examined by investigating agency at the interval of almost four years - Except some inconsistencies in the testimony of PWs, their testimony qua incident and attendant facts and circumstances exculpating accused has remained same - There is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Murder - Honour killing - Accused committed murder of deceased, as he had inimical relations with the sister of accused and he also belongs to other caste - Dead body of deceased was also burnt by accused after removing his clothes, wrist watch and mobile - Crime was committed in a planned and..........

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