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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Murder - Honour killing - Accused convicted - Imposition of fixed term of sentence - Identification of deceased - Deceased was burnt to such point that his own mother could only suggest the identification from the small size of one u, burnt palm - Identification had to be confirmed by DNA testing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Allegation that husband committed murder of his wife by first strangulating her with nylon rope and then by hanging her from the hook of roof of service area by using a saree as a ligature - However, medical evidence does not support ocular evidence - Evidence of eye..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Murder - Honour killing - Accused committed murder of deceased, as he had inimical relations with the sister of accused and he also belongs to other caste - Dead body of deceased was also burnt by accused after removing his clothes, wrist watch and mobile - Crime was committed in a planned and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - False implication - PWs examined by investigating agency at the interval of almost four years - Except some inconsistencies in the testimony of PWs, their testimony qua incident and attendant facts and circumstances exculpating accused has remained same - There is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution version husband of deceased was having an affair with another lady and caused death of deceased with rope and then hanged her with Dupatta - As per evidence on record there is no eye-witness to said incident - Medical evidence does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, 392-- Death sentence - Rape and murder - Parties heard on sentence and accused sentenced to death on the same day - Merely because no separate date is fixed for hearing on sentence, it cannot be said that there is violation of S.235(2) Cr.P.C., as there is no mandate in S.235(2) Cr.P.C. to fix separate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, 392, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Rape and murder - Robbery - Child witness - Death sentence can be imposed on accused on the basis of testimony of child witness aged 7 years, if statement of child witness is natural, trustworthy and without any chance of being tutored, as it cannot be taken as mitigating circumstances of case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34-- Bail - Murder - Accused is a habitual offender and several cases pending against him - Crux of the charge against accused is that he entered into an conspiracy and in furtherance thereof, had eliminated a witness in an earlier case against him - Accused was in judicial custody on the date on which..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Motive - Premeditated assault - Occurrence of verbal exchanges and incidence of trifle beatings one day prior to incident - Eye witness/injured lodged FIR and stated involvement of accused party by naming their role and injuries, corroborated by medical evidence - Weapons recovered - FSL..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 404-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence and arrest of accused - Accused convicted on mere surmises and on a mere suspicion - No evidence on record that accused was last seen alive in the company of accused - As regarding arrest of accused, there is no nexus between Motorcycle and a..........

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