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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Death caused due to ante mortem injuries - There were 30 incise wounds on the dead body of deceased - Weapons used in commission of offence not recovered - Injuries sustained by deceased are not linked with weapons used by accused - Neither any pellets nor any gun or any incriminating..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Death caused by pressing neck with lathi - Initially PW6 spoke of omnibus assault by three persons but subsequently he spoke of assault by one only i.e. appellant - Despite knowing identity of two others he did not disclose this fact earlier and stated that they were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death by burning - Defence of grave provocation - Eye witness stated that hands of deceased were tied and he was set ablaze by accused - Memorandum of seizure of burnt shawl corroborates said version of eye witness - Mere presence of deceased in the house of brother of accused by itself..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149, 452, 323, 506-- Murder - Property dispute - Deceased died due to head injury when she rescued her son PW1 from accused who allegedly assaulted PW1 with stones, danda and fist blows - PW1 himself admitted that accused were unarmed - Relations between accused and PW1 were inimical - Incident occurred when..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320-- Three dying declarations - Murder - Second dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate witnessed by two employees of hospital - Merely because no certificate of doctor is on record, it cannot be said that said dying declaration is not reliable as doctor was not present at that time to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as prosecution proved its case by completing the chain of events and link the accused to crime as follows: (i) Recovery of three buttons of shirts of accused at the spot proved on record, which he was wearing at the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Three dying declarations - Murder - Death by burning - Deceased suffered 72% burn injuries - First oral dying declaration of deceased recorded by police is consistent with second dying declaration which was recorded by Executive Magistrate - Deceased named the accused in both the dying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused was last seen together with deceased and it was accused, who came to the house of deceased and took deceased along with him on the pretext that deceased is being called at the office by his superior - No time gap is on record between..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of wife by husband and his parents - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as chain of circumstances against accused is complete viz. : (i) Deceased a young bride was brutally murdered within 6 months of her marriage and her body chopped off in two pieces..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 201, 316-- Murder of 5 months pregnant wife by husband - Cruelty - Circumstantial evidence - Cause of death strangulation - Frequent quarrels between deceased and accused were on record - Even one day before the incident there was a quarrel between deceased and accused - However, it is not proved on record..........

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