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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld viz.: (i) deceased was last seen alive in the company of accused soon before murder; (ii) accused failed to explain as to how and in what circumstances he parted company with deceased before deceased was murdered;..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Bail - Murder - Significant material available on record to connect accused with offence - Looking to the gravity of allegations, bail refused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder case - Death sentence - Mob frenzy - Three innocent girl students burnt alive in the bus in course of mob frenzy which started with destruction of property - Accused caused damage to public property in order to show their resentment and protest against conviction of political leader..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 203, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34-- Dismissal of complaint - Offence u/ss 302, 120-B, 34 IPC - Medical evidence that incident is accidental and death caused due to shock on account of injuries sustained by deceased - Presence of alcohol in the body of deceased also found - There is no eye witness of incident and no circumstantial..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Deceased a man of criminal antecedent and he himself indulged into quarrel with accused and was going to fire at him - None of PWs examined in support of prosecution case, can be termed to be wholly reliable, as at different places they gave different statement - Even..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148-- Murder - Accused claiming parity with acquitted co-accused - Accused and co-accused were convicted only on the basis of eye witness `G' - However, evidence of eye-witness `G' is highly unreliable, as specific injuries attributed by him do not carry any weight - Accused can justifiably claim parity..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Three eye witnesses to the occurrence - One declared hostile - However, statements of two eye witnesses record after 3 days of occurrence - No explanation for such delay - More so, there is no evidence on record as to how police came to know that these witnesses saw occurrence - Delay in..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention of accused was only to inflict injury and not to cause death - Intention can be gathered from circumstances like nature of weapon, words used by accused at time of attack, motive behind attack and its severity - Thus, accused has committed offence u/s 324 IPC...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Attempt to murder - Intention to cause death - Cause of injury was due to assault with stone and no fracture was found on head - As per medical evidence such injury was not sufficient to cause death - Oral testimony and medical evidence shows that accused has no intention to cause death of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Cause of death phosphide poison which was mixed in food - However, doctor opined that in case aluminum, phosphide had been added to food, it could be easily detected - Food could not be consumed as phosphide gas gives poisonous smell - Moreover, maid servant PW3..........

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