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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence was of the year 1989 - Accused is now aged 50 years and is sole breadwinner of family - Undergoing 7 years R.I at this distant point of time would be too harsh - Sentence reduced from 7 years to 3 years...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained articles - It is neither necessary nor always possible for prosecution to link the blood to injury by grouping and it may be sufficient for prosecution to establish the existence of human blood on recovered articles...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Motive - Accused was suspicious of illicit relations between deceased and his wife and was nursing his grudge against them for this reason - Said fact is proved from the testimony of wife of accused and friend of accused - Violence at the hands of accused against his wife and prior..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Dying declaration - Statement made by deceased to his son PW2 regarding the incident proved on record - Its genuineness supported by fact that it stands mentioned in Rukka as well, which is the first document in this regard - Said statement cannot be disbelieved as it finds corroboration..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of various articles - Merely because blood stained jersey was not recovered on the day of incident, it cannot be doubted of the said recovery particularly, when jersey was not found lying in open but was found lying in some bushes which were at distance..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Absence of any mention about existence of cut marks on seizure memo of clothing of articles of deceased by police is inconsequential, when clothing of deceased at the time of seizure passed on to I.O. was in a parcel which had already been sealed by hospital..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Accused made extra judicial confession to PW6 that he had murdered his co-brother-i, law by inflicting a knife injury - PW6 was a friend of accused and he was not inimical to accused in any way - Accused made confession voluntarily and in a fit state of mind -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 148, 149-- Murder - Conviction - Sudden altercation between two parties - Accused `B' and `S' reached place of occurrence with deadly weapons - No evidence on record to prove that there was any other accused armed with deadly weapons - Mere recovery of lathis at instance of other accused, does not prove that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction based on circumstantial evidence - Deceased was missing from 21.1.95 - No explanation was given by wife for delay in lodging FIR of her missing husband - Three other persons were named without suspecting accused - No occasion to invoke last seen theory - Prosecution fails to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - PW1 and PW2 alleged eye witnesses turned hostile - Evidence of PW13, child witness, has no credibility and does not reveal a truthful approach and her evidence appears to be tutored by brother of deceased - There were material improvements and exaggerations in her..........

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