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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27 -- Murder - Recovery of weapon of offence at the pointing out of accused - Time of recovery not mentioned - Public witness not joined - Alleged theory of recovery not believable - Without corroboration of independent witnesses recovery of weapon of offence not believable - Sole evidence of recovery itself..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302 -- Murder - Acquittal - FIR lodged against unknown persons - Admittedly, there was nobody at house when deceased was attacked - Later specific defence was taken that there was some dispute between brother of deceased and parents of accused regarding some amount - Thus, taking advantage of the situation accused was falsely implicated in..........

HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307 -- Attempt to murder - Medical report that injuries suffered not dangerous to life - Even injured himself disclosed at initial stage that he sustained injuries due to fall and said fact also finds mention in medical slip of injured - Statement of injured cannot be ignored and if this is taken into consideration prosecution story is full..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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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
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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 affect the statements of..........

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 assailants at a distance of..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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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 - To this extent..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B -- Murder - Merely because strands of hair in the hand of deceased did not match with any of accused except A13 who was already acquitted, does not hold much ground as it by itself cannot exonerate the accused only because the samples do not match...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 201, 120B -- Murder - Criminal conspiracy - Conspiracy is always hatched in secrecy and it is very difficult to gather direct evidence for proof of the same - However, conspiracy between A1 to A6 proved beyond reasonable doubt - Murder of deceased also proved by aid of eye witnesses - Conviction of A1 to A6 is based on proper..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 109 -- Murder - A7 is already acquitted from the charges of conspiracy with second group A8 to A13 - He thus cannot be linked at all with common object of A1 to A6 who had hatched a separate conspiracy - Moreover, eye witness PW65 did not identify A7 or any accused in Court - When offence u/s 147 IPC is not proved against A7, he..........

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