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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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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
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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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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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
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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
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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-- 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..........
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,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
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
Details
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..........

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