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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - Motive - It is evident from letters that accused has reconciled to inevitability of divorce, therefore, only admissible evidence which remains against accused is motive, which itself is negated from readings of said letters - Thus,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused caused death of deceased by explosive device of hand grenade - There is no evidence on record that accused have procured or have access to POK hand grenades as categorically proved by PWs - Even, accused was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused caused death of deceased by explosive device of hand grenade - PW-75 has led no evidence of any special knowledge gained by accused except for three days stint with Godrej, a company which manufactures..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 506-- Delayed FIR - Rape of minor girl aged 9 years by her uncle - Delay of 3 days in lodging FIR by PW1 after eliciting information from her daughter - Inconsequential as it is not easy to lodge complaint of this nature exposing prosecutrix to risk of social stigma, particularly when accused happens to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 506-- Rape of minor girl aged 9 years by her uncle - Delay in reporting the matter to police - Not fatal where prosecutrix was threatened not to disclose the incident to anybody, more particularly, a nine year old child after undergoing traumatic experience and inflicted with threats, would be frozen..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 506-- Rape of minor girl aged 9 years by her uncle - Prosecutrix raised screams but her mouth was gagged - She remained confined in the room for about 9-10 minutes - Said confinement was insignificant and not noticed by other family members - Doctor who examined prosecutrix stated that she was sexually..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased died 10 days after the incident after recording his dying declaration by Inspector - There was no need to record another statement of deceased during intervening period of 10 days, particularly when statement of deceased recorded after due procedural care and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased named three accused persons in his dying declaration - Dying declaration immediately recorded after incident by Inspector after certification of doctor - It does not record any unnatural things and exaggerated version of incident - More so, dying declaration..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - False implication - Accused failed to cite any incident of significance to prove that police authorities knew the accused prior to incident or accused and police authorities had some kind of grudge prior to incident due to which police falsely implicated the accused - On the contrary, it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 292, 294-- Offence u/ss 292, 294 IPC - Accused discharged u/s 67 of Information Technology Act, 2000 - Accused cannot be proceeded u/s 292 IPC - Offence u/s 292 IPC quashed...........

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