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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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Inquest report - Not necessary to mention name of accused in inquest report - However, when PW1 disclosed the name of accused in FIR and he himself was also a witness of inquest along with PW4, then natural conduct is that he should also tell the name of accused to I.O. - Such lapse..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Death sentence awarded by Courts below - Circumstantial evidence - Allegation that accused committed murder of his wife and five daughters - Mother of the accused who was sleeping in another room, heard the cries - She entered the room of accused and saw the dead bodies and accused was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Accused made confession before PW5 - Admittedly, PW5 was present not only at the time of cremation but also right from the day search was commenced after recovery of body, however, no information was given by him to the parents or to the police - PW5 kept mum..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of axe - Dead body of deceased recovered from forest hills, which was destroyed by animals - Axe was recovered at the spot but no blood was detected upon axe which is alleged to be recovered upon information given by accused - It cannot be said that..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 396, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Dacoity with murder - Test Identification Parade (TIP) - 22-25 dacoits were involved in the incident - It was a day light incident - Except TIP no other evidence adduced by prosecution - No evidence on record that only surviving accused had covered his face or not during committing dacoity and..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452-- Murder - House trespass - Accused trespassed house of deceased and asked her to marry him and when she refused to do so, accused set her on fire by pouring kerosene oil - Dying declaration proved on record which was made by deceased after finding her fit to make statement - Prosecution duly proved..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376(2)(f), 302, 511, 201-- Kidnapping, rape and murder of 7 years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Accused kidnapped prosecutrix and after subjecting her to sexual abuse, throttled her to death - Medical report of prosecutrix supported prosecution case, as injuries were found on the body of prosecutrix - Prosecution..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323-- Murder - Deceased died due to head injury - Testimony of PW4 regarding incident is clear and consistent - PW4 is a natural witness and not inducted one and therefore her testimony cannot be discarded on the ground of minor contradictions - There is no ambiguity with regard to weapon by which..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 34-- Murder - Common intention - All four accused persons held victim forcibly and two of them inflicted knife blows on his body which consequently resulted in death of victim - As all acted together and shared common intention, corroborated by testimony of eye witnesses - Thus, provisions of ss.302..........

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