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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25(1b)(a)-- Attempt to murder - Accused caused serious injuries to injured on his shoulder and ribs - Accused sentenced to undergo 10 years R.I u/s 307 IPC and 3 years of R.I u/ss 3, 25(1-b)(a) of Arms Act - He has completed 8 years and 8 months approximately in custody - Sentence of accused thus reduced to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Injury found in post mortem report of deceased completely consistent with ocular version of PWs, who stated that co-accused is the author of said injury - PWs consistently stated that none of present appellant had dealt any blow by any weapon and all that they did was to participate in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84-- Murder - Plea of insanity - Evidence on record proves that accused was suffering from disease of Schizophrenia not only before the incident, but also at the time of incident as also subsequent to incident and thus entitling him to benefit of exception carved out in S.84 IPC - Burden of proving..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 133, 114(b), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 120B-- Accomplice - Kidnapping and murder - PW5, witness of material fact accompanied the deceased with A-1 - As to how after investigation, though role of two was similar, but A-1 was made accused and PW5 was made PW - It does not appear from the record that any application was moved u/s 306 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 120B-- Kidnapping and murder - Two witnesses of fact have not supported the prosecution case - Testimony of third witness of material fact PW5, is discarded as he being an accomplice - Name of A-2 does not figure in FIR, rather, PW19 admitted in his statement that when report of present incident was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive of crime is not necessarily required to be proved - But where accused are named on suspicion by informant in FIR, motive appears to be relevant fact...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Testimony of chance witnesses - No evidence on record that how chance witnesses who stated that they heard altercation between accused and deceased after midnight, knew them - Testimony of chance witnesses cannot be said to be reliable or trustworthy,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Medical evidence not supported the ocular evidence as stated by chance witnesses - Motive of crime not proved on record - In FIR it is not mentioned as to why deceased had gone in his separate scooter with accused from his house - Accused were named on suspicion..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Accused `S' made extra judicial confession before her son - Statement of son of accused `S' recorded 3 months after the recovery of dead body - It is thus not safe to rely upon such statement, as not recorded in regular trial and is not akin to a statement made..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Murder case - Circumstances of case does not show that FIR is ante timed - Nor it is possible to disbelieve timing of FIR, as police constable went to scene of crime and seized the shirt before registration of FIR - There is also no requirement that FIR must be in the..........

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