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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Inconsistencies found in testimonies of PWs regarding role of accused in commission of crime - Involvement of accused as a member of unlawful assembly is doubtful - FIR lodged after delay of 4 days - Accused roped in the crime, due to inimical relationship between..........
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 201, 297, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution, father of deceased hatched conspiracy alongwith accused to kill her, but no challan was put up against him - Even, theory of conspiracy not proved against accused - There is no corroborative material produced on record by prosecution except..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 342, 323, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Eye witness/PW2 not named any of accused in FIR whereas, in his statement in Court, names of accused did occur in his testimony - However, PW2 did not attribute any overt act to accused - Other eye witnesses also did not name any of accused - Evidence of PW4 though indicate some role but..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder of wife - Allegation against parents of husband - Presence of accused at the spot is not established or even alleged by any of PWs - A charge cannot be framed solely on a presumption that their presence is neither confirmed nor ruled out - For framing a charge, grave suspicion is required..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 114, 504-- Murder - Death by burning - Deceased in her earlier dying declaration attributed overt act only to co-accused and she not stated anything about accused - Son of deceased PW12 though attributed bringing of kerosene can to accused but the same is not corroborated by other evidence - Prosecution not..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder of husband by wife - Allegation of murder is subject to scrutiny of prosecution evidence on record and under trial detention should not be used as conviction before trial - Moreover, only official witnesses are to be examined and accused may not be in a position to influence such..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 447-- CCTV footage - Absence of certificate u/s 65-B of Evidence Act - Murder and theft case - Accused allegedly came to Finance company and wanted a jewel loan - However, gold chain brought by accused was imitated one - Both PW8 and PW9 employees of company have stated that police brought accused to..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 447-- Murder and theft - CCTV footage - Accused proved to be person who came to Finance company to pledge imitation chain belonging to deceased - Defence of accused was that he did not come to said company - This is a very powerful incriminating circumstance against accused...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 379, 447, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder and theft - Extra judicial confession - Accused not challenged the voluntariness of confession - Fact stated by accused find corroboration from independent sources - Extra judicial confession made by accused to PW14 held, proved - Accused rightly convicted...........

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