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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 - Extra marital affair between wife and contractor forming motive to kill deceased-husband - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which deceased fell asleep - Both accused assaulting deceased with axe resulting in his death - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, 120B-- Murder - Confession - Prosecution relied upon confessional statement of PW3 - PW3 became approver and challenge to the same negated by trial Court and High Court - Statement of PW3 thus, becomes admissible in evidence in view of Ss.133, 114 of Evidence Act - Moreover, confessional statement of PW3..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, 120B-- Murder - Remission of sentence - Power of remission of sentence can be exercised by State - It would be always open to accused to make a necessary representation in this behalf before competent authority - No view is taken thereupon either way - Prayer rejected...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Recovery of decomposed dead body of deceased from the canal - Place of recovery was known to police authorities - No such recovery effected from accused pursuant to his disclosure statement which connects him to crime - Recovery held, not proved against accused...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Death of deceased not in matrimonial home - Deceased went missing and her dead body was recovered in decomposed condition from canal - Information was conveyed to complainant immediately - Prosecution failed to discharge the initial burden cast upon it - It would be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of wife by husband - Extra-judicial confession - Witness of confession not supported prosecution case - Serious discrepancies occurred in the evidence of PWs - More so, no action against accused was taken by complainant's side on such confession - It would be unsafe to rely upon such..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Conduct of complainant creates a specific doubt on prosecution version, as delay of 26 days in submitting the application wherein allegations raised against accused for the first time and other family members are not explained - More so, complainant deposed before Court..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - No iota of evidence on record that deceased was subjected to any kind of cruelty or harassment at the hands of accused or his family - Presence of accused as well as complainant and other relatives at the time of recovery of dead body of deceased reflects that all of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred on the spur of moment and in an uncontrollable, embittered and agitated state of enragement, thus, depriving accused of their power of self control - There was no pre-mediation or prior concert on the part of accused to commit murder of deceased - Though..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Delayed FIR - Murder case - Offence committed at around 4-5 p.m - Registration of FIR at police station between 7.30 to 8.00 p.m. - No reason to draw adverse inference, particularly when after occurrence, deceased was taken to nearby nursing home where he was declared dead and body remained there..........

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