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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Accused attacked his teacher on trivial issue of low attendance - Medical report indicates that large number of stab wounds were found on chest region of complainant, which clearly indicates that intention of accused was to kill complainant - Assault was murderous in nature,..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was only 22 years of age at time of incident - It was not pre-planned case of attempt to murder - Accused in fit of anger caused injuries to complainant - He has already spent more than 5 years behind bar and was out of jail on bail for more than..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased found dead with cut injury in her neck inside room of accused - Accused failed to give any explanation regarding cause of death of deceased - Evidence of family members of accused and deceased stated in one voice that deceased hacked..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of husband by wife - Extra-judicial confession made to police - Is admissible with respect to various recoveries, which are not proved to be connected with offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of husband by wife - Extra-judicial confession - Accused was not having good relations with PW4, sister of deceased, thus making confession to such an inimical person is most unlikely - More so, when PW4 had gone to search of deceased to the house of accused, it is most unlikely that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Recovery of vehicle used in carrying dead body of deceased - Witnesses who are alleged to have seen the vehicle used in carrying dead body of deceased not examined - Vehicle in question was recovered from its owner with no blood stains - It was not in possession of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Recovery of piece of nylon saree - Dead body of deceased was recovered in decomposed form - Cause of death was not established - No internal and external injury mentioned in autopsy report - Prosecution not able to establish that death was caused by strangulating..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder of husband by wife - Conduct of accused - Accused did not kept quiet for her missing husband till dead body was recovered - She had gone to police station along with photograph of deceased and stated that deceased frequently used to go outside for 2 to 5 days - This explains conduct of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused killed his wife and infant son by setting them on fire - No witness that both deceased and accused were last seen together - No evidence regarding extra judicial confession - PW2 turned hostile - No evidence on record by which accused can be held..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - In absence of any other admissible evidence, mere presence of smell of kerosene on shirt of accused and on other seized articles, not sufficient for holding accused guilty...........

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