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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of wife by husband and his parents - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as chain of circumstances against accused is complete viz. : (i) Deceased a young bride was brutally murdered within 6 months of her marriage and her body chopped off in two pieces..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 201, 316-- Murder of 5 months pregnant wife by husband - Cruelty - Circumstantial evidence - Cause of death strangulation - Frequent quarrels between deceased and accused were on record - Even one day before the incident there was a quarrel between deceased and accused - However, it is not proved on record..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Kidnapping and murder - Testimony of child witness - PW7 a child witness aged 8 years throughout remained consistent as to fact that deceased was last seen with accused whereas accused not came out with an explanation whatsoever as to what happened to deceased after he parted company with him -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 364, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 30-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession of co-accused, who is tried separately before JJ Board - Cannot be read against accused - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 364, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive and Last seen evidence - By itself is a weak nature of evidence and cannot be made sole basis of conviction, although it may be taken as additional circumstance to lend credence to evidence of prosecution otherwise on record...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 364, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive and last seen evidence - Mother of deceased alleged in the FIR that one `R' who first of all informed that deceased was lastly seen with co-accused on a tractor, but neither name of accused was mentioned in FIR nor said `R' was produced by prosecution as a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Summoning of additional accused - Murder case - Evidence on record shows that petitioners were named in the FIR but after conclusion of investigation I.O. did not submit charge-sheet against them - However, when trial commenced and statement of PWs recorded, names of petitioners surfaced -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of pregnant wife by husband - Death by strangulation - Accused hurriedly buried the body of deceased wife before anyone from parental side of his wife could reach - Post mortem examination of deceased conducted after dead body was exhumed which reveals that deceased died homicidal death as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of pregnant wife by husband - Cause of death asphyxia on account of strangulation - Deceased was carrying pregnancy of 8 months at the time of death - Admittedly deceased was wife of accused and it was accused who was staying with his wife at the time of her death - It is for him to show as..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Proof of - Presumption of innocence - A dead body reduced to skeleton, recovered from septic tank of house - Post mortem report stated death was about two and a half month prior - Evidence on record established that all accused had knowledge of deceased being killed - But no inference can..........

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