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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Abduction - Murder - Proved abduction of deceased from his house by accused is per se criminal offence and carries with it a much higher degree of sinister culpability compared to any phenomenon of "last seen together" - Deceased being in the custody of accused after his abduction, was within..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Abduction - Murder - Motive - Successive visits of accused on the turn of 15 days to the house of deceased in search of son of deceased, whom they suspected was involved in the murder of one of accused `C' and ultimately on the date of incident deceased forcibly taken away by accused and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Abduction - Murder - Medical evidence - Dead body of deceased found in decomposed state - Cause of death is asphyxia - Absence of visible injury on the body per se, does not militate against otherwise unambiguous medical opinion that death was due to asphyxia - It also does not cast any doubt..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 364, 324-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - Abduction - Appellants armed with deadly weapons allegedly raided the house of deceased and abducted him in order to murder him - Evidence on record shows that right from the beginning appellants shared common object of assembly at all stages - No infirmity in..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Eye witnesses turned hostile - Accused allegedly threw deceased on floor and placed a big stone on his chest and thereafter, they removed his clothes and stuffed his mouth with soil - Conduct of eye-witness PW2, admittedly the real maternal uncle of deceased who was present during the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Motive - PW7 stated that he saw accused persons conspiring with one another about finishing deceased because he was not agreeing to remove his fruit Rehri from front of meat shop of accused - Neither PW7 was named in the FIR nor did he care to warn the deceased or his family members of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Medical evidence - Testimony of doctor PW1, who conducted medical examination of deceased, does not support prosecution story - PW1 stated that internal injuries of deceased may be caused by heavy stone but he did not clearly establish the same - More so, if incident occurred in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201-- Kidnapping & murder - Accused also charged with fabricating power of attorney and selling properties of deceased - Though deceased was an unmarried lady but she has two sisters and nephews, living in the same place and there is no reason to give power of attorney to appellant being a total..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 302, 201-- Abduction for ransom - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Absconding of accused - Mere absconding of accused after the incident by concealing his identity by itself is not sufficient circumstance on which he can be convicted, unless other circumstances sought to be proved against him to sustain..........

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