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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of 8 years old girl - Death sentence - Accused acquitted under POCSO Act - Motive for murder is not clear - Accused does not have any criminal background, nor he is a habitual offender - Murder has not been committed with extreme brutality or that same involves exceptional depravity - Only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324, 326, 448-- Murder of three minor children and also caused serious injury to fourth minor child - Accused not a previous convict or a professional killer - Motive of accused to commit murder and eliminate family of co-brother is out of family dispute - Case does not fall within category of rarest of rare case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Cancellation of bail - Murder - State failed to file petition seeking cancellation of bail against accused - State remained negligent and did not even feel it necessary to enter appearance and contest the matter - It is only after High Court took serious view and directed State to muster his..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449-- Murder - Tower location of mobile of accused - Hand writing document showing tower location - Scribe of hand written document not examined - Linking accused to area where house in which deceased was murdered through medium of said tower location thus, fails...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
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
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 302, 342-- Rape and murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Deceased was last seen in the company of accused - Dead body of deceased found in the house of accused - Medical evidence corroborated the prosecution version - Prosecution proved its case - Accused rightly convicted - However, case does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Evidence of father and wife of deceased who are natural witnesses of scene of offence is reliable - Post mortem report of deceased fully corroborated the ocular testimony of these PWs - Incident occurred just outside the house of deceased - One chappal of accused..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused and deceased left cinema hall together - PW2, gate keeper of Cinema knew both of them - Evidence of PW2 corroborates evidence of father and wife of deceased to the effect that deceased had gone to see a movie before occurrence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Evidence of PW4, blacksmith - PW4 is well acquainted with accused and deceased - He identified spear which was seized by police as one which accused had got sharpened from him, which means that accused had made prior preparation with an intent to commit murder -..........

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