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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 34-- Murder - Common intention - A2 and A3 are brothers of A-1 - Though A-2 and A-3 are present on the spot but they were not armed - No evidence brought on record that there was prior meeting of minds between accused and A-2 and A-3 were having knowledge that their brother A-1 was armed with katta -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1A), 27-- Murder - Recovery of pistol and FSL report - Recovery effected from house of A-1 on his confessional statement - FSL report shows that pistol recovered was in working condition and fatal injuries could be caused from using said pistol - Three eye witnesses have attributed specific overt act of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Said statement cannot be used by accused as a defence to shake the prosecution case, where said fact/statement is predicated beyond reasonable doubt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Recovery not proved by independent witness - Said recovery cannot be ignored unless proved to the contrary...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Appreciation of evidence - Statement of eye-witness proved on record - Recovery of weapon and motor cycle proved - Even, statement of PWs 6 & 7 (doctors) clearly states that injury on head attributed is sufficient to cause death - Thus,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 379, 120B-- Murder of husband by wife in connivance with her paramour - Circumstantial evidence - A-3 hatched conspiracy with her paramour A-1 along with A-2 and committed murder of her husband - It is proved and established on record that A-1 and A-2 were following A-3 and deceased as per instructions of A-3..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - In was necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 of the Code - Having regard to the facts and circumstances of the case and keeping in view..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against family members of husband - No material on record to show that petitioners ever made a demand or any amount was paid to them for any purpose - All the allegations are actually made against husband of deceased - No allegation or incident was cited by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - It is necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 Cr.P.C. as to whether punishment of sentence of imprisonment so awarded for each offence will..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - To constitute an offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC, it is not mere bickering which would amount to an offence but it should be harassment of such a nature that would drive a woman to commit suicide...........

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