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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Testimony of eye witness not reliable - Recovery of axe, spade and blood stained clothes not proved on record - Delay in filing FIR not satisfactorily explained - Information regarding dead bodies doubtful - Extra judicial confession also not reliable -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20-- Benefit of juvenility - Offence u/ss 302, 148, 149 IPC - Accused was aged 17 years on the date of incident - He was not a juvenile under the provisions of J.J. Act, 1986 - However, J.J. Act 2000 came into force during pendency of proceedings - Benefit of J.J. Act 2000 should be extended to accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Sole eye witness of incident assigned no role to accused `R' - Accused `R' neither present at the place of incident nor he assaulted deceased - Eye witness named all accused except accused `R' - Trial Court and High Court committed error by convicting accused `R' - Conviction & sentence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12-- Juvenile - Bail - Offence u/s 201 IPC - Allegation of destroying evidence of offence u/s 302 IPC against petitioner - Said offence is punishable u/s 201 IPC, which is bailable offence - Petitioner released to the guardianship of her father - Bail granted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Child witness - Murder of wife by husband - PW6 an eye witness was 3-1/2 years old at the time of incident and approximately 4-5 years old at the time of recording of her statement - Statement of PW6 shows that she was not mature enough to understand all questions and implication of her replies -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Cause of death - Post mortem report shows that cause of death was asphyxia due to smothering - However, eye witness PW6 stated that it is a case of both strangulation or hanging - Medical evidence negated the cause of death as stated by PW6 - Possibility of deceased..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, 433-- Pre-mature release - Life imprisonment u/ss, 302, 376 IPC - Permissibility - Accused completed 27 years 9 months and 29 days of his sentence - However, factum of accused having committed other penal misdemeanors both inside and outside jail rendered his conduct to be not warranting any benefit of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2)-- Cancellation of bail - Offence u/s 302 IPC and Ss.25, 27, 30 of Arms Act - Presence of accused at the spot not disputed as he sustained bullet injuries in his hand - Accused facing trial u/s 302 IPC for which punishment is life imprisonment or death - Granting bail is thus, barred u/s 437 Cr.P.C -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Guilt of accused has to be proved beyond reasonable doubt and burden of proving charge of offence against accused is always on prosecution - Merely because accused has taken a particular defence either at the time of argument while framing of charge or at the time of filing of bail..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased suffering from acute schizophrenia - Cause of death was head injury which proved fatal, caused due to sudden fall - Accused took a specific defence that since deceased was mentally ill she sustained injuries on her head by herself - Prosecution failed to..........

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