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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380-- Double murder - Accused having illicit relations with her cousin sister, committed murder of his cousin sister and her mother - He used to threat and blackmail her - Death occurred due to multiple injuries which were sufficient to cause death in ordinary course of nature - Time between injury and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Altercation took place between A-1 and informant - Deceased being brother of informant intervened in the matter due to which A-1 and A-2 immediately returned from spot on a motorcycle and came back after 10 minutes armed with deadly weapon - Thereafter, A-2 held neck of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Stabbing a person with knife near his vital organs - In most circumstances it will lead to death of victim - Offence squarely falls u/s 307 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Dispute regarding supply of water - Mere fact that accused caught hold of deceased facilitating other accused to come with a knife and gupti and gave blows, it cannot be said that accused shared common intention with other accused, particularly when there is no evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Dying declaration - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Deceased stated that when he was standing on the road, a person had come from road in his direction and threw chilly powder in his eyes and thereafter assaulted him with a knife in the stomach - Assailant was wearing a black colored..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 34-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses - Incident was witnessed by PW8 and PW9 - They have seen accused inflicting knife blows to deceased - Knife was recovered at the instance of accused on the basis of disclosure statement - Injuries were ante mortem in nature and were sufficient to cause death in..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 397-- Robbery - Prosecution alleged that accused was holding knife in his hand at the relevant time - Said weapon may be termed as a deadly weapon - But there is no evidence to show that same was used by accused for committing robbery - No injury was caused to anybody by accused - Act of accused would..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 353, 336, 506(ii), 34-- Robbery - PW1 stated that he could not visualize as to who was pointing out knife towards him - He could not place any documents to show that chain belongs to him - Prosecution failed to prove charges against accused that he used a deadly weapon during robbery - Accused not guilty of offences in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449-- Murder - Motive of crime not established - Accused was not subjected to Test Identification parade before PW7 - No evidence on record to establish that accused was in the area where house of deceased was situated when deceased was murdered - Recovery of knife, rope, pair of shoes and blood stained..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of husband by wife - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased allegedly assaulted by accused with knife - However, post mortem report shows multiples injuries on the body of deceased not caused by one person and tells entirely different story - More so, accused being woman could not make such..........

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