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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 397, 302, 34-- Robbery - Murder - Identification of accused - Eye witnesses had not seen the accused earlier and seen the accused only in police station after three months of incident and identified them as assailants - Thereafter eye witnesses identified the accused in Court - No test identification parade..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Accused contended that time of occurrence as rendered by doctor PW7 is totally different and having regard to medical evidence, thus benefit of doubt must be given to him - Contention rejected as it cannot vitiate the other part of cogent evidence of PW1 and PW8, so as to interfere in the..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 397, 302, 34-- Robbery - Murder - Computer sketches of accused persons got prepared by police which were identified by CW10 - However, CW10 not examined in Court - Link evidence thus missing - More so, medical evidence not sufficiently proved the case against accused - Trial Court is justified in acquitting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84, 504-- Murder - Plea of insanity by accused - Performance of Pooja and preparation of tea immediately after committing murder by accused, would be relevant factor in holding that accused was not unsoundness of mind at the time of incident, particularly when there is no evidence adduced by accused to show..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Testimony of sole eye witness - Reliability - Accused allegedly doing illegal business of extorting money from flat owners - An altercation took place over said matter as a result of which deceased sustained two gunshot injures - Presence of PW6 an eye witness at the place of occurrence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Prior concert between parties - Accused acted in furtherance of common intention - All accused came together and started abusing deceased and caused injuries to him by gunshot - Meeting of minds and common intention between accused in committing the murder of deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 34-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Common intention - Both the accused came together armed with firearms and indiscriminately fired from their country made pistols at deceased and his wife respectively - Conduct of accused and the manner in which crime was committed is sufficient to attract S.34 IPC as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife - Cause of death asphyxia due to strangulation - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted as (i) Deceased was wife of accused and they had strained relations; (ii) Accused was suffering from venereal disease which he suspected to be sexually transmitted through his wife; (iii)..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Presence of injuries on the person of accused indicates that whatever he is said to have disclosed to PWs 2 and 3, was not voluntary - Said extra-judicial confession cannot be used against accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Conviction cannot be set aside merely on the grounds that some of weapons were not recovered, expert opinion relating to blood stain and no, examination of some of witnesses, when the offence against accused were otherwise proved by eye witnesses and medical evidence...........

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