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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 377, 302, 201, 34-- Kidnapping of child - Unnatural offence - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Plea of animosity between complainant and accused - Accused took an after thought defence of animosity between parties which resulted in the murder of deceased - Said defence is not proved rather it is unfounded - They..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Bail - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused tracked by police dog - Evidence of tracking by dog is weakest piece of evidence - Material against accused does not require his further pre-trial detention in crime - Accused released on bail with conditions - Bail granted...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Contradictions in the evidence of PWs regarding narration of occurrence, was minor in nature, not touching the root of prosecution case - Evidence cannot be discarded merely on the said contradictions...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 54-- Murder - Character of accused - Merely because trial Court while convicting accused did not consider the antecedents of accused as stated by PW7 in his statement, it cannot be said that it violates the provision of S.54 of the Evidence Act...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovered articles i.e axe and clothes were sent to FSL - However, in FSL report, no blood was found upon axe, so also, blood group upon clothes of accused, did not match with blood group of deceased - Recovery of axe and clothes of accused thus, cannot be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
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 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..........
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..........

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