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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction by trial Court acquittal by High Court - Conclusions of High Court contrary to evidence - Nothing on record to discard the testimony of eye witnesses - Name of one PW was there in inquest report - Held, that inquest report need not contain the names of all PW's - Delay in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- FIR - Murder - FIR cannot be lodged in a murder case after the inquest has bee held...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Events as contained in FIR materially differing with statement of PWs - No statement in FIR that appellant inflicted any injury with the stick on head of deceased as alleged by PWs - Colour of alleged injury on skull not noted in report so to enable to ascertain time of injury - In inquest..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- At the exhortation of appellant No.2, appellant No.1 fired at deceased and shot hit in abdomen in house of deceased - Family members were eye witnesses - Delay in recording FIR - Inquest report did mention that death was caused by shot of country made pistol - No contradiction or infirmity in..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- On exhortation of one appellant second appellant fired gun shot - Victim died on way to hospital - Conviction on evidence of two eye witnesses, brothers of deceased and dying declaration made by victim to his father - Dying declaration unreliable as no mention of it made in FIR - Post mortem..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Matrimonial offence - Murder of wife - Conviction of husband and his mother - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Victim sustained 100% burn injuries - Defence plea that it was accidental fire - PW-17, an eight year old child, as he woke up, saw deceased burning in room and both appellants..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148-- Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - Appeal against - Father, eye witness could not have identified accused due to dark night between 18th and 19th May as incident took place at midnight - FIR dated 19th May sent to Magistrate on 21st May - No explanation of delay - Non mention of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Contradiction between evidence of investigating officer and eye-witness who alleged to have reported matter to police - Eye-witnesses who were scrapping grass with deceased did not receive any injuries - Witnesses of inquest were also eye-witnesses - Fact that they..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1997
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Appellant and four others tried for the offences punishable under Sections 148, 449/149, 302/149 and 307/149 - Appellant convicted under Ss.302 and 307 and others acquitted - Two eye witnesses supported prosecution that appellant armed with a pistol fired shots hitting deceased and another person..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1997
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Acquittal - Appeal against - High Court placed reliance upon contents of inquest panchnama and contrasted with recitals in FIR - Evidence of eye witnesses disbelieved on ground that their evidence is inconsistent with recitals in inquest panchnama - Erroneous appreciation of prosecution evidence -..........

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