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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Two witnesses of extra judicial confession turned hostile - I.O did not turn up to give evidence in support of prosecution case - In FIR neither any assertion is made with regard to last seen nor any motive/intention was disclosed for murder of deceased -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Murder - Honour killing - Accused committed murder of deceased, as he had inimical relations with the sister of accused and he also belongs to other caste - Dead body of deceased was also burnt by accused after removing his clothes, wrist watch and mobile - Crime was committed in a planned and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Honour killing - Accused convicted - Fixed term sentence - Where Court does not intend to impose death sentence because of certain factors, it may impose fixed term sentence keeping in view public concept with regard to deterrent punishment - Fixed term sentence cannot be said to be unauthorized..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Honour killing - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo fixed term of 25 years u/ss 302, 34 IPC, and 10 years of R.I u/s 364 IPC and also sentenced to undergo R.I for 4 years u/s 201 IPC and to pay fine of Rs.2000 and in default of payment of fine to further..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 377, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Honour killing - Sentence - Enhancement of - Prosecution preferred an appeal u/s 377 Cr.P.C. before High Court for enhancement of sentence from life imprisonment to death sentence - High Court have power to enhance the sentence from life imprisonment to death sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Murder - Honour killing - Accused convicted - Imposition of fixed term of sentence - Identification of deceased - Deceased was burnt to such point that his own mother could only suggest the identification from the small size of one u, burnt palm - Identification had to be confirmed by DNA testing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Accused made confession before PW5 - Admittedly, PW5 was present not only at the time of cremation but also right from the day search was commenced after recovery of body, however, no information was given by him to the parents or to the police - PW5 kept mum..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of axe - Dead body of deceased recovered from forest hills, which was destroyed by animals - Axe was recovered at the spot but no blood was detected upon axe which is alleged to be recovered upon information given by accused - It cannot be said that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376(2)(f), 302, 511, 201-- Kidnapping, rape and murder of 7 years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Accused kidnapped prosecutrix and after subjecting her to sexual abuse, throttled her to death - Medical report of prosecutrix supported prosecution case, as injuries were found on the body of prosecutrix - Prosecution..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
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..........

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