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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376(2)(g)-- Abduction and rape - Conviction on the statement of victim - Prosecutrix changing her versions again and again and thus she is wholly unreliable witness - In case prosecution is based on wholly unreliable testimony of a single witness, Court has no option but to acquit the accused - Accused..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11-- Murder - Plea of alibi - Prosecution proved its case from the circumstantial evidence on record and conduct of accused showing his motive to commit the murder of deceased - Post mortem report of deceased duly exhibited and proved even in the absence of Doctor having appeared in witness box - Plea..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Deceased gave money to husband of accused for a job aboard - No money given to accused - Husband of accused neither examined nor arrayed as an accused - Source of money not clear - Purpose of deceased visiting house of accused was to demand money paid to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PW6 stated that he saw accused and deceased last time together - Testimony of PW6 do not inspires confidence, as had he seen the accused and deceased together such fact must have been disclosed to PW5 and no such fact is recorded in missing..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Identity of dead body - Dead body of deceased recovered in decomposed state - Cause of death not known - Since body of deceased was found in decomposed state, it was incumbent on the part of PWs to establish the manner in which they could identify the body or..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Disclosure statement - No evidence on record that dead body of deceased was recovered at the instance of accused on the basis of disclosure statement, as it was in the knowledge of public at large that a dead body was lying at the place where recovery was effected by police - None of PWs..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide - Parties were co-villagers, there was a long standing dispute between them - Injuries have been caused on both sides - Accused have taken deceased and injured to hospital on bullock car - Death was not a direct outcome of assault - Conviction altered from S.304(Part I) to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 228, 397, 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 34, 36, 376(2)(g), 366-- Framing of charge - Revision against - Allegations against revisionists that victim was raped by co-accused in furtherance of common intention of co-accused - Held, there is no illegality or impropriety in impugned order framing charges against revisionists - Petition dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband by way of administering poison - Factum of giving saltry water by accused to deceased by itself is not enough to absolve him of guilt, particularly when evidence on record proves that injuries caused to accused were not self inflicted and were caused while deceased was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of pregnant wife by husband by way of administering poison - Circumstantial evidence - (i) Evidence on record proves that accused intended to kill deceased and purchased poison to cause the end of life of victim; (ii) nature of injuries caused to deceased proved to be case of forcible..........

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