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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - In first charge sheet and second charge sheet, trial Court awarded consecutive sentences and not concurrent sentences - Both cases were tried together - Conviction was recorded by one common judgment - Sentences were also recorded by one common order - High Court rightly concluded that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 120B, 34-- Murder - Conviction - Accused found guilty of two murders and sentenced to undergo 30 years of imprisonment with fine of Rs.3 Lakh - Appreciation of evidence - High Court after taking note of testimony of eye-witnesses recorded brief description of depositions of these witnesses - Furthermore,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 460-- Murder - Major contradictions in statements of PWs - Prosecution strongly relied upon testimony of two child witnesses, which do not inspire confidence - Incident occurred on the terrace and it is quite surprising that no one interfered or came to place of occurrence until morning - Information..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Confession - A-1 confessed to police regarding murder of two deceased and also led to police party to place where dead bodies of deceased were dumped - Identity of dead bodies not disputed - Medical evidence supported the ocular evidence - Merely..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 30, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Confession of co-accused - Double murder case - No substantial evidence on record to prove involvement of A-2 and A-3 in crime - A-2 and A-3 cannot be convicted solely on the basis of confession of co-accused - A-2 and A-3 acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201-- Offence u/s 201 IPC - A-2 and A-3 had knowledge that deceased were murdered by A-1 and their dead bodies were dumped in septic tank in backyard of their house - They did not disclose said fact with intention to screen A-1 from legal punishment - Even though they cannot be made liable for murder of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Murder - Gu, shot injury - Finding of High Court based on appreciation of evidence that it was accused alone and no one else who fired a bullet from his revolver within a short range to deceased which caused his death immediately after the incident - Prosecution thus, able to prove its case beyond..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Murder - Gu, shot injury - Sentence - Accused has undergone more than 14 years of jail sentence and he is still in Jail undergoing his sentence - He is thus, eligible for his release by State in terms of Rules in accordance with law depending upon a case made out by him - Liberty granted to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Murder - TIP of accused conducted after 5 days from the incident - No explanation given for such delay - A-3 not identified during TIP - However, A-3 was identified in Court - This itself raises doubt about genuineness of TIP proceedings as well as dock..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34-- Murder - Testimony of sole eye witness - PW7, injured witness is not reliable as there is no corroboration to the statement of PW7 - He being in such a highly toxic condition at the time of incident, his being asleep and suddenly woken up on account of deceased being attacked, raises doubt about..........

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