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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 34, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Kidnapping - Murder - Recovery panchnama - Admissibility - Merely in absence of signatures of accused on recovery memo/panchnama will not make it inadmissible in evidence...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death by burning - Doctor opined that because of right palm was not burnt and right arm was also not fully burnt, possibility of a suicidal death could not be ruled out completely - Mere fact that deceased suffered second and third degree burns over body cannot lead to a conclusive..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 34, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Kidnapping - Murder - Discovery of fact - There is no evidence on record regarding blood group or fact that blood stains belonged to blood group of deceased - Even, recovery itself is doubtful - Therefore, merely in absence of evidence regarding blood group will not make case of prosecution fatal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 34, 120B-- Kidnapping - Murder - Criminal conspiracy - Admittedly, accused No.3 was present at relevant time in house of accused No.1 - Even, accused No.3 was also seen while loading gunny bag in vehicle and thereafter, he was also travelling in said vehicle - Therefore, prosecution leaves no doubt about..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of incriminating articles - Cannot be considered as ground for proving guilt of accused in absence of any other material...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder - Disclosure statement - Recovery of ashes and bones - Merely because no expert opinion obtained to prove as to whether bones recovered were human or animal bones, would not weaken the prosecution case in the light of overwhelming evidence available on record to prove the complicity..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused and deceased were not seen together near place of occurrence - Time gap between accused and deceased seen together is not so small to rule out possibility of any other person being with deceased - Moreover, in absence of ocular evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder - Disclosure statement - Recovery of articles - Contention that said recovery on the disclosure statement of accused and in particular the ashes and bones from canal is not possible - However, there is no evidence to prove the fact that canal from where recovery was effected had any..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive not proved on record - Evidence of prosecution infested with infirmity - Prosecution has not placed any reliable material to connect accused with commission of crime - Evidence attempted to establish nexus between accused and crime is deficient -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 201-- Double murder - Non-examination of independent witness - Not fatal to prosecution case as: (i) no such argument was advanced before two Courts below; (ii) incident took place during midnight when villagers were fast sleep; (iii) no evidence that near the place of incident there were many houses;..........

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