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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes and weapon of offence - Recoveries affected at the instance of accused but no independent witness was joined to recovery and disclosure statement - FSL report shows that human blood found on clothes of accused matched with blood..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 394, 34-- Murder & Robbery - Acquittal - PW3 & PW4, eye witnesses did not state in their evidence that they appeared before a magistrate and gave a statements u/s 164 Cr.P.C. - There are contradictions in the statement vis-a-vis their evidence in court, therefore those statements cannot be used as a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 394-- Double murder - No adequate evidence for connecting the appellants with the offence as it was too much of a coincidence and highly improbable that appellants leaving the house after committing murder of deceased at the precise time when witnesses had arrived at the house - Although substantial..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of supplementary charge-sheet - Petitioners while taking re-possession of vehicle financed by company alleged to have robbed complainant/driver of vehicle, assaulted him and snatched keys from him - Offence of robbery prima facie was not made out against petitioners, therefore,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 34-- Appeal - Dismissal for non prosecution - No criminal appeal can be dismissed on ground of default in appearance - Court has to go through record of case even in absence of appellants or his counsel and decide the matter on merit - Order of dismissal quashed - Appeal remanded to be decided on..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- Hire Purchase agreement - Default in payment of instalments - Under the hire purchase agreement, the ownership of the vehicle vests with the finance company and therefore, repossessing the vehicle by recourse to the clause in the hire purchase agreement does not amount to an offence u/s 394 of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Non-examination of some witnesses - Effect - Evidence of PW1, PW2, PW3, PW8 and PW11 sufficient to unfold prosecution story against appellant and prove beyond reasonable doubt that it is appellant who had killed deceased and committed theft of his mule cart - Held, no, examination of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - PW8 stated that on 05.02.1997, appellant came to his residence and told him that with bad intention he had murdered deceased and brought mule cart to village - Held, this was clear confession made by appellant to PW8...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Motive - Proof - Held, from extra judicial confession made by appellant to PW8, it is clear that motive of appellant was to take possession of mule cart and sell same and make money - Thus, prosecution successfully established motive of appellant to kill deceased...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 394, 411-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Conviction - Validity - Prosecution case on alleged confession of accused and alleged recovery of mobile phone belonging to deceased - No eye-witness - No last seen evidence - Alleged confession of appellant before police that mobile phone and money was..........

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