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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 420-- Abduction and murder - Cheating - Circumstantial evidence - Cause of death - Prosecution failed to establish probable cause of death of deceased, though it was recorded in inquest panchnama that death was caused by strangulation - Doctor who prepared post mortem report not examined by prosecution..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 397, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1)(B)(A)-- Murder - Robbery - Handwritten letter which alleged to be given to deceased by accused was seized and same was proved to be written by accused as per handwriting expert - Question with regard to alleged letter was put to accused during their statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C but except vague denial they..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 397, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1)(B)(A)-- Solitary testimony of a child witness - Murder - Robbery - Child witness is 10 years old at the time of incident - He specifically and categorically stated as to how incident took place and manner in which A-1 opened gunshot on his father/deceased resulting in his death - Statement of child..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - PW1, only independent witness, does not even implicate A-9, as he did not see A-9 at the place of occurrence - DW1 examined by defence and deposed against A-1 and other accused but not assigning even factum of presence of A-9 - Abetment of A-9 as alleged not proved beyond reasonable doubt..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Role assigned to A-2, A-3 by PWs was that they hit the deceased with dagger not the role of firing - PW6 did not see firing of gun though he claims to have heard gu, shots and PW3 and PW4 state that they saw firing - However, no bullets or bullet marks were found at the site - Medical..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Entire prosecution case proceeded on basis that A-4 and A-5 were actual assailants - Charge against present accused was that A-4 and A-5 have conspired with accused - Role of accused is that of conspirators - However, both the Courts below have not found charge of conspiracy proved -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Gunshot injury - Presence of A-2 is established by consistent evidence of eye witnesses - Admittedly, A-2 was armed with rifle and shared common intention acting in concert with A-1 (since dead) - I.O seized one .12 bore cartridge and one .12 bore empty cartridge from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Death by burning - Dying declaration - Deceased sustained 92% burn injuries - Deceased was in a fit state of mind before recording her Dying declaration as per medical officer - Dying declaration was recorded by PW7 and deceased stated that her husband pored kerosene oil upon her and set..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death by burning - Merely because can containing kerosene not sent to FSL, it cannot cast a reasonable doubt in prosecution case, when dying declaration of deceased is on record...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Prior enmity between parties - Mob assault by 13 persons - However, 2 accused were convicted - 11 injuries were found by deceased, which satisfied that it was the result of mob assault - Common material available against all accused on the testimony of PW1/sole eye witness - PW1/sister of..........

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