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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Prosecution stated that deceased had given a debt of Rs.2000 to accused and accused did not want to return the same therefore, he put him to death - However, only Rs.700 was recovered from accused and that too belatedly - No reason as to recovery why not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Solitary circumstance of last seen is not sufficient to hold accused guilty of offence, particularly when other circumstances were not proved against accused - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of railway tickets from possession of accused - PW3, (to whom the tickets were given by accused) not shown tickets to police on the first instance - No explanation was given by PW3 for the same - Statement of PW6 on this behalf is also not convincing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of key of hotel from possession of accused - PW3 reveals that when police came to their village, they brought key of guest house, besides hotels or guests normally retain one duplicate key of every room - PW3 neither examined nor declared hostile - He..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Entry in hotel register - Only the names of inmates were mentioned in the register - No signatures were obtained - Normally ID and signatures of guests were taken in the hotel register - But that was not done - Entry in hotel register does not prove anything..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Bail - Murder case - Accused in custody since July, 2014 - Trial of case is likely to take a long time - Last seen witness and a witness before whom alleged confession was made and said to be a stock witness stand examined - No purpose would be served in keeping the accused behind bars - Bail..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 380, 411-- Murder - Theft - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted as following circumstances proved against him: (i) Accused came to the house of deceased and stayed there in the intervening night of occurrence; (ii) deceased was last seen with the accused in the fateful night; (iii) on the next..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - Son of deceased narrated many instances prior to murder indicating animosity between accused and deceased - However, none of those instances was of such nature which prompted accused to murder deceased - Motive not proved by any credible and reliable..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Accused made extra judicial confession before PW3, who is merely a servant - There was no reason or occasion for accused to make extra judicial confession before PW3, who is not person of influence having contacts with police or any..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon (Banka) - Banka recovered from accused - But same was not sent to FSL for ascertaining presence or absence of blood on it - Besides it, there is no corroboration by any independent witness of said recovery from open place after about 15-16 days..........

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