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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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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 - Only role attributed to accused Nos.3 & 4 is that they caught hold of complainant and embraced him - Nothing attributed to them for attacking deceased - Accused Nos.3 & 4 in such circumstances, could not be attributed common..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide - Allegation against father-i, law of deceased - No positive evidence against appellant which can effectively establish his connection with charge of cruelty and torture upon deceased for dowry - Conviction based on inference - Accused presently is 76 years..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 34-- Murder - Informant turned hostile - However, evidence of injured witness regarding incident is reliable as accused gave knife blow to him and for the same he was also hospitalized - His presence thus cannot be disputed - Moreover, medical evidence supported the ocular evidence - No infirmity in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 97, 98, 99-- Right of private defence - Attempt to commit culpable homicide - Accused can legitimately claim right to use force, once they saw their parents being assaulted and when actually it has been shown that due to such assault and injury their father subsequently died...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 149-- Offence u/s 325, 149 IPC - Accused convicted - Claiming party in sentence with other co-accused who were released on probation of good conduct - Parity claimed by accused is misconceived and cannot be granted to accused, as concession shown to other three accused was mainly on the ground of their..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308, 34-- Attempt to commit culpable homicide - Free fight between parties - Both the parties received injuries - However, prosecution suppressed the genesis and origin of occurrence and also failed to explain injuries on the accused including death of father of accused - Adverse inference must be drawn..........

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