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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Relationship between deceased and accused were shown in written information and discontinuation of such relationship few days before incident was also shown - However, PW1, PW2 claimed that on the preceding night of occurrence accused took..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 404, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Rape - Extra judicial confession made before Village Administrative Officer PW12, to save himself from any adverse, physical handling by investigating authorities - PW12 was totally unbiased and unconnected with controversy in hand and not inimical to accused - PW12 was subjected to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 404, 201-- Murder - Rape - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of nose-pin of deceased at the instance of accused - Said nose pin is identified by family members of deceased, as it was actually worn by deceased when she went missing - Since recovery effected at the instance of accused and that too from a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 459-- House breaking by night - Defective investigation - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted : (i) FIR is highly belated; (ii) Presence of PWs at the spot doubtful: (iii) Site plan prepared by I.O shows that houses of other persons were adjacent to each other, thus it is doubtful as on hue..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 404, 201-- Murder - Rape - Circumstantial evidence - Accused used to hire auto rickshaw for earning his livelihood and there is a specific timing of the same for returning the same to the actual owner daily - But on the relevant date when crime was committed, said auto rickshaw was not returned - No..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366-- Kidnapping - Marriage with own free will and volition - Both the parties are major and a major girl is free to marry anyone she likes or live with anyone she likes and in case she is now married and residing with petitioner, then no offence has been committed by her - Moreover, Court proceedings..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 404, 201-- Murder - Rape - Claiming parity with co-accused who is acquitted - Co-accused acquitted as his case is totally different from accused - Since extra judicial confession made by accused, recovery of nose pin of deceased at the instance of accused and other material on record proved against accused,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 302-- Kidnapping, rape and murder of 10 years old girl - Dead body of deceased found near tree at corner of road - Accused and deceased were last seen together - Recoveries made by investigating agency at instance of accused after his arrest and he identified place of occurrence - Report of FSL is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 324, 325, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506-- Offence u/ss 326, 324, 325, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506 IPC - Modification of sentence - Accused persons inflicted 8 injuries to injured who was about 80 years of age on the date of incident - However, injured did not suffer any serious or permanent injury and is still alive - More so, 9 years have..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 427, 435, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)-- Quashing of summoning order - Offence u/ss 323, 324, 427, 435 IPC and S.3(1) of SC/ST Act - Cognizance of offence cannot be taken on the basis of affidavits of complainant and witnesses, if the materials collected during investigation do not make out any case - Session Judge committed error of law..........

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