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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 367, 376(2)(f), 302, 201-- Death sentence - Kidnapping, rape and murder of four years old minor girl - Accused raped the deceased and brutally murdered her by causing injuries to her with the help of stones - Jail record of accused without any blemish - While in jail accused completed Bachelors Preparatory Programme and..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Quashing of proceedings - Abetment of suicide - Nothing on record to show that anything was done by accused from which an inference can be drawn that they had abetted deceased to commit suicide - Allegation of assaulting deceased by accused is of the year 2014 - Since there is no evidence against..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 506-- Quashing of proceedings - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide being disturbed by family feud and pending cases relating to matrimonial dispute - FIR was lodged by father of deceased - No material available on record to show that applicants abetted commission of suicide by deceased -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Accused made extra judicial confession before PW3, who is merely a servant - There was no reason or occasion for accused to make extra judicial confession before PW3, who is not person of influence having contacts with police or any..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Son of deceased narrated many instances prior to murder indicating animosity between accused and deceased - However, none of those instances was of such nature which prompted accused to murder deceased - Motive not proved by any credible and reliable..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon (Banka) - Banka recovered from accused - But same was not sent to FSL for ascertaining presence or absence of blood on it - Besides it, there is no corroboration by any independent witness of said recovery from open place after about 15-16 days..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Service-- Dismissal from service - Validity - Employee convicted for an offence involving moral turpitude - He died during pendency of appeal against conviction and his appeal abated - Subsequently appeal against co-accused was partly allowed and he convicted for an offence u/s 323 IPC - Role of employee..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 367, 376(2)(f), 302, 201-- Death sentence - Court to consider the cumulative effect of aggravating factors as well as mitigating circumstances - It is primary duty of Court to balance the two - Both aspects namely aggravating and mitigating circumstances have to be given their respective weightage - Court has to strike the..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 112, 114-- Rape - DNA test - Paternity of child - DNA test is essential to establish whether ingredient of S.375(4) IPC, is there or not - If accused refuses to undergo DNA test, Court can draw adverse presumption u/s 114 of Evidence Act - Application allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Circumstantial evidence - Basic foundation of prosecution had crumbled down by not connecting the accused with the incident in question - When basic foundation in criminal case is so collapsed, circumstantial evidence becomes inconsequential - In such situation..........

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