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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392-- Murder and robbery - Sentence - Rarest of rare case - Accused committed murder of woman for committing robbery and husband was seriously injured and accused committed an offence u/S.307 of IPC against husband - Offences was committed in preplanned manner - Gold ornaments belongs to deceased and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - Motive - It is evident from letters that accused has reconciled to inevitability of divorce, therefore, only admissible evidence which remains against accused is motive, which itself is negated from readings of said letters - Thus,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused caused death of deceased by explosive device of hand grenade - There is no evidence on record that accused have procured or have access to POK hand grenades as categorically proved by PWs - Even, accused was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused caused death of deceased by explosive device of hand grenade - PW-75 has led no evidence of any special knowledge gained by accused except for three days stint with Godrej, a company which manufactures..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - False implication - Accused failed to cite any incident of significance to prove that police authorities knew the accused prior to incident or accused and police authorities had some kind of grudge prior to incident due to which police falsely implicated the accused - On the contrary, it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased died 10 days after the incident after recording his dying declaration by Inspector - There was no need to record another statement of deceased during intervening period of 10 days, particularly when statement of deceased recorded after due procedural care and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dying declaration - Murder - Deceased named three accused persons in his dying declaration - Dying declaration immediately recorded after incident by Inspector after certification of doctor - It does not record any unnatural things and exaggerated version of incident - More so, dying declaration..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred when accused sat down to pass urine in order to tease deceased - Accused struck lathi blows when being objected by deceased who also hurled abuses - Incident occurred on the spur of moment - Accused has no mens rea to commit the murder of deceased - There is..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Dying declaration - Accused died after six days of incident after giving dying declaration - Deceased narrated the specific role to accused and his statement is totally trustworthy and admissible in evidence - Two stab wounds were found on vital parts of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Act of accused and its result - It is not necessary that injury actually caused to the victim of the assault should be sufficient under ordinary circumstances to cause death of the person assaulted - Court has to see whether the act, irrespective of its result, was done with..........

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