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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Prosecution failed to prove that accused was last seen with deceased - Accused arrested after three days of incident - It is unbelievable that he would not change his clothes and will roam around with blood stain clothes - Possibility that blood on clothes of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - PWs stated that accused subjected deceased to tortures after marriage of accused with deceased - But none of those witnesses stated any reason behind such tortures - Statements of PWs general in nature - Charge u/s 498-A IPC not proved - Accused acquitted u/s 498-A IPC...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Merely because deceased was the third wife of accused and evidence on record shows that first wife of accused left the house of accused and second wife committed suicide, it cannot be said that accused killed his third wife - Contention of prosecution in this regards rejected...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 460, 380, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - No eye witness of occurrence - No evidence on record that accused was either seen entering house of deceased or coming out of house - Entire case rests on recovery of some ordinary articles and of little value which no accused would have carried after committing..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Premature release - Petitioner had already undergone his mandatory minimum sentence required under the provisions of Cr.P.C. as well as Jail Manual framed by State - Case of petitioner does not fall under heinous crime as per State Jail Manual and recommendations made by State Sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Onus of prosecution in an offence u/s 304-B IPC stands satisfied by preponderance of probabilities - Accused in contrast is required to prove his innocence beyond reasonable doubt - Failure of accused to do so will raise presumption of his guilt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Unnatural death within seven years of marriage - Immediately after marriage a demand of scooter was made and this demand recurred regularly - Even 15 days prior to death of deceased, she was subjected to cruelty or harassment by accused - Prosecution succeeded in showing or proving..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34, 149-- Nature of offence - Charge framed u/s 149 IPC, but out of five accused two were acquitted - Even if accused has not been charged with the aid of S.34 IPC, he can be convicted u/s 34 IPC, when evidence shows that common intention was shared by such accused persons to commit the crime - Accused..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Accused No.2 assaulted deceased with club at first instance, consequent upon which deceased fell down, thereafter accused No.1 lifted the stone and threw it on the head of deceased and accused No.1 also threw another stone on the head of deceased - Both the accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Plea of sudden fight - Burden to show that case falls u/s 300 Exception 4 is on accused - No doubt even without leading positive the plea can be substantiated from material on record...........

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