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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder in Courtroom - Inquest undertaken and body sent for postmortem even before registration of FIR - Entire prosecution case cannot be discarded as assault was made in Courtroom which called for immediate action on part of investigators to clear the Courtroom as early as possible...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Non-mentioning of name of eye witness in the inquest report - Is of no consequence as inquest report relates to cause of death and not witnesses account of incident...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common object - Eye witnesses to the occurrence cumulatively stated the specific role played by each one of five accused - All five accused ran away from the spot after causing severe injuries to deceased and injured witnesses - Motive for offence which resulted..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Inquest report - Merely because in column no.4 relating to persons who identified the dead body, name of other persons figures is no ground to create any dent in prosecution case as inquest report is prepared in presence of `H' who even signed the same - Moreover, `H' was never claimed to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Sole eye witness - PW1 does not appear to have seen the occurrence as he has not stated as to who out of two accused was having `Bogdas' (Sharp edged weapon) - Conduct of PW1 is also doubtful as he neither raised any alarm nor made any effort to save deceased although he claims himself to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 506, 34-- Murder - Sole eye witness - Prosecution produced two witnesses of fact who are parents of deceased out of which PW2 is not examined properly due to his old age and illness - Entire prosecution case rests on sole testimony of PW1 which apparently suffers from various contradictions and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 323, 34-- Murder - FIR is incorrect based on false allegation after preparation of inquest report - Injuries sustained by two accused persons in same incident not explained by prosecution - Prosecution also failed to explain as to what happened to weapons alleged to have been used by accused during incident..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Accused appeared suddenly on the trolley of tractor, fired at deceased and jumped down - Prosecution stated that deceased was sitting on mudguard of tractor at the time of death but no blood was found there - Inquest report suggestive of the fact that deceased was driving the tractor..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3)-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Series of discrepancies and contradictions in the statements of witnesses - Inquest report ante-dated or delayed - Two different pens used in writing inquest report - Apart from difference in ink a vital information is also lacking in said inquest report -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder and unlawful assembly - Proof - Accused persons armed with battle-axe, axe, spear and sticks and having formed unlawful assembly allegedly assaulted deceased and injured persons who intervened in assault - Political rivalry and land disputes between parties - Motive established - Evidence..........

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