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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Factors taken into consideration while holding an accused guilty of offence are : (i) Intention or knowledge (ii) Nature of weapon used (iii) Manner in which it is used (iv) Motive of crime (v) Severity of the act (vi) The part of the body where injury is inflicted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Alteration in conviction - Accused inflicted more than two blows, out of which one hit left side of chest of injured - Having a knife in hand and hitting victim with intention to inflict injuries, it cannot be said that accused would not have any knowledge of the fact that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9 and 6 years respectively - Witnesses categorically stated that her father used to doubt character of appellant mother - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which her father fell asleep - Co-accused inflicting first blow of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Murder - Child witness - Extra marital affair between wife and contractor forming motive to kill deceased-husband - Accused mixed sleeping pills in milk, as result of which deceased fell asleep - Both accused assaulting deceased with axe resulting in his death - Daughter and son of deceased aged 9..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, 120B-- Murder - Confession - Prosecution relied upon confessional statement of PW3 - PW3 became approver and challenge to the same negated by trial Court and High Court - Statement of PW3 thus, becomes admissible in evidence in view of Ss.133, 114 of Evidence Act - Moreover, confessional statement of PW3..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34, 120B-- Murder - Remission of sentence - Power of remission of sentence can be exercised by State - It would be always open to accused to make a necessary representation in this behalf before competent authority - No view is taken thereupon either way - Prayer rejected...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder of wife by husband - Extra-judicial confession - Witness of confession not supported prosecution case - Serious discrepancies occurred in the evidence of PWs - More so, no action against accused was taken by complainant's side on such confession - It would be unsafe to rely upon such..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Conduct of complainant creates a specific doubt on prosecution version, as delay of 26 days in submitting the application wherein allegations raised against accused for the first time and other family members are not explained - More so, complainant deposed before Court..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - No iota of evidence on record that deceased was subjected to any kind of cruelty or harassment at the hands of accused or his family - Presence of accused as well as complainant and other relatives at the time of recovery of dead body of deceased reflects that all of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Recovery of decomposed dead body of deceased from the canal - Place of recovery was known to police authorities - No such recovery effected from accused pursuant to his disclosure statement which connects him to crime - Recovery held, not proved against accused...........

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