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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304II-- Discharge - Offence u/s 304-II IPC - Allegation that A-1 learning driving with the assistance of A-2 in a school playground and drove the vehicle in a rash and negligent manner and dashed against both the deceased and injured - Accused have knowledge that their act of driving vehicle in school..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Ante-timed FIR - Murder - FIR lodged after deceased admitted to hospital and declared dead by Doctor - Promptness with which FIR was lodged by PW1 rules out the possibility of any deliberations and consultations or police interference having preceded lodging of FIR with the object of concocting a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of sole eye witness - PW1 an eye witness and also an interested witness being father of deceased - It is fully proved from the evidence of PW1 that both the accused participated in the murder of deceased - Testimony of PW1 remained consistent and clinching on all material points..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused and deceased were in each others company at night in the room - Thereafter deceased went missing - Onus is on accused to explain as to what happened to deceased - Accused failed to explain the same - Body of deceased..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - Dead body of deceased found in a graveyard with multiple injuries - Accused made confession to PW9, who is not previously known to him - It is doubtful as to whether accused would have chosen a total stranger to make confession -..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 30-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Confession by a co-accused - Extra judicial confession of co-accused cannot be used as substantive evidence against accused and cannot be sole foundation for conviction - Since except extra judicial confession, there is no evidence against accused, accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Injury on head of complainant not attributed to petitioner - As per x-ray report of skull, no fracture was seen - This apart other injury on the neck of complainant attributed to elder brother of petitioner and he has been declared innocent during investigation - Once main..........
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 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
Details
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..........

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