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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 - 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 - 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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
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..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Non-mentioning of name of eye witness in the inquest report - Is of no consequence as inquest report relates to cause of death and not witnesses account of incident...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses - Informant not named PW1 in the complaint - Such omission is not fatal in the face of otherwise cogent and convincing evidence of PW1 corroborated by other eye witness - More so, another three eye witnesses did not support prosecution case but that does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Distance and brightness of place of incident - PW1 witnessed the incident at night from a distance of about 100 feet - Place of incident was illuminated by electric lights all around and there was sufficient light to see the assailants - It is therefore possible for PW1 to see the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B-- Murder - Weapon of offence - PW1 stated that she saw accused attacking deceased and it cannot be technically taken be stabbing or slicing - However, post mortem report of deceased states that most of wounds are deep cut wounds but same can be caused by a knife as stated by PW1 in her testimony -..........

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