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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 458, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Motive - Accused had an evil eye on deceased which was proved by prosecution as an immediate impelling motive on the part of accused to commit murder of deceased - Motive of crime also proved by fact that accused painted his face black knowingly fully well that he would be recognized by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 143, 147, 148, 149, 324, 436, 427, 452-- Double murder - Unlawful assembly - Appeal against conviction - Testimonies of material witnesses as regarding assault on deceased difficult to believe, in absence of reliable evidence - Though presence of accused along with other acquitted accused is established on record, but in the absence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 34-- Murder - Evidence of PW1 shows that A-1 was responsible for causing knife injury on the leg of deceased - Post mortem report though not very explicit, does record an injury on the leg of deceased - A-1 held, liable for such injury for an offence punishable u/s 324 IPC - Sentence of accused u/ss..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 452, 324-- Attempt to murder - House trespass - Accused allegedly entered in the bedroom of PW4 with a knife to commit an offence and thereafter attempted to kill PW4 and in that process assaulted PW3 - Blood stained knife recovered from the spot of incident - Forensic evidence supports evidence of injured..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 148-- Murder - Eye witness - Incident took place in 1999 - Evidence of PW3, alleged eye witness first time recorded in 2004 - Name of PW3 was not mentioned in the list of witnesses - High Court rightly held, that PW3 was not an eye witness to occurrence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 148-- Murder - No eye witness to the incident - Father of deceased who witnessed the incident expired before completion of trial - PW3 an alleged witness rightly discarded by High Court as a planted witness - Testimony of only other witness PW7 is extremely indirect - No evidence on record that accused..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 34-- Compoundable offence - Court has no objection in allowing compounding petition...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 34-- Double murder case - Common intention - Four eye witnesses stated in one voice that all three accused present at the place of occurrence with dao in their hands and inflicted multiple injuries on two deceased persons - It is not possible that accused `J' alone committed murder of two persons and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341, 324-- Recovery of axe at the instance of accused - Substantial lacunae found in the prosecution story by trial Court on the basis of which co-accused acquitted - Accused convicted for recovery of axe at his instance - However, recovery of axe not proved from the evidence of attesting witnesses -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 326, 147, 149-- Murder - All the five eye witnesses have named A1 to A7 - Other accused have not been named by PW11 and PW18 - PW10 attributed specific role only to A1 to A7 in assaulting deceased - Conviction of A1 to A7 upheld - However, benefit of doubt given to A10 and A11, as they have not been named by PWs...........

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