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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504 -- Triple murder case - Non-examination of independent witness - Entire case of prosecution cannot be discarded merely on the ground of absence of independent witness, as long as evidence of eye witness, though interested is trustworthy...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504 -- Triple murder case - Discrepancies in the evidence of eye witness - Evidence of PW1, an eye witness, who lost his three sons in fateful incident was consistent and there is no major deviations or discrepancies in his evidence - Any minor discrepancies in the evidence of PW1 due to long gap between the date of..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504 -- Triple murder case - Death sentence - Trial Court awarded death sentence to accused on the ground that accused were guilty of committing cruel and heinous offence - Reasoning given by trial Court, does not convince that case comes under the rarest of rare category, which warrants penalty of death sentence -..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154 -- Delayed FIR - Delay in lodging FIR properly explained as being a father of deceased PW5, became unwell for two hours after death of his son - More so, another incident of setting fire to the house of accused in the same night, which is the outcome of the murder of deceased at the hands of accused persons, also had some impact..........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 34 -- Murder of 9 years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted as there is sufficient indication to doubt the prosecution story viz. : (i) dead body of deceased has not been physically identified as it was found in mutilated and decomposed state, but identification done is only based on..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 323, 148, 149, 506, 324, 326, 201 -- Anticipatory bail - Murder case - Main accused already in custody - No direct role/injuries attributed to present petitioners - Petitioners who all are ladies are stated to be part of conspiracy and carrying danda and brick bats - At the initial stage..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 143, 147, 148, 149, 109, 120B -- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Acquittal upheld viz. (i) Material alterations in testimonies of eye witnesses; (ii) attesting witnesses to the recovery of articles, like weapons, clothes, etc. turned hostile; (iii) Recovery of mobile phone is relied in evidence, however, no evidence was..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9 -- Murder - Test Identification parade (TIP) - First TIP conducted after about 1-1/2 months of incident - Second TIP was conducted after more than a year of incident - It is doubtful whether eye-witnesses could have remembered the faces of accused after such a long period - Though incident..........

KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302 -- Murder of child by her step mother - Death caused due to poison - Bottle of poison recovered on a disclosure statement of accused that too from concealed place - Only inference can be drawn that a person who concealed the poison and administered the same in food given to child, is none other than accused - Even otherwise, there is..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 34 -- Murder - Dying declaration - Evidence of PW7, who recorded the statement of deceased is trustworthy and accepted by Courts below, as deceased was found to be mentally fit to give his statement regarding occurrence - Dying declaration, held, reliable - Conviction of accused is not only based on dying declaration but on the u,..........

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