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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused caused death of deceased by explosive device of hand grenade - PW-75 has led no evidence of any special knowledge gained by accused except for three days stint with Godrej, a company which manufactures..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased named three accused persons in his dying declaration - Dying declaration immediately recorded after incident by Inspector after certification of doctor - It does not record any unnatural things and exaggerated version of incident - More so, dying declaration..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - False implication - Accused failed to cite any incident of significance to prove that police authorities knew the accused prior to incident or accused and police authorities had some kind of grudge prior to incident due to which police falsely implicated the accused - On the contrary, it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased died 10 days after the incident after recording his dying declaration by Inspector - There was no need to record another statement of deceased during intervening period of 10 days, particularly when statement of deceased recorded after due procedural care and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred when accused sat down to pass urine in order to tease deceased - Accused struck lathi blows when being objected by deceased who also hurled abuses - Incident occurred on the spur of moment - Accused has no mens rea to commit the murder of deceased - There is..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Dying declaration - Accused died after six days of incident after giving dying declaration - Deceased narrated the specific role to accused and his statement is totally trustworthy and admissible in evidence - Two stab wounds were found on vital parts of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Act of accused and its result - It is not necessary that injury actually caused to the victim of the assault should be sufficient under ordinary circumstances to cause death of the person assaulted - Court has to see whether the act, irrespective of its result, was done with..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Factors taken into consideration while holding an accused guilty of offence are : (i) Intention or knowledge (ii) Nature of weapon used (iii) Manner in which it is used (iv) Motive of crime (v) Severity of the act (vi) The part of the body where injury is inflicted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Alteration in conviction - Accused inflicted more than two blows, out of which one hit left side of chest of injured - Having a knife in hand and hitting victim with intention to inflict injuries, it cannot be said that accused would not have any knowledge of the fact that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9 and 6 years respectively - Witnesses categorically stated that her father used to doubt character of appellant mother - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which her father fell asleep - Co-accused inflicting first blow of..........

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