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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Common intention - No substantive evidence against accused - All witnesses of fact declared hostile - Prosecution failed to prove its case against accused - Conviction and sentence set aside - Accused acquitted...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Oral dying declaration - Death by burning - 95% burn injuries - Evidence on record shows that there was nobody in house except accused and deceased - Accused was seen holding kerosene cane with a match box and deceased had caught fire - Thereafter accused disappeared from the scene - No..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Statement of DW1 an eye witness - Murder case - DW1 made an all out effort to save accused rather than stating truth - He denied having affixed his thumb impression on any memo pertaining to taking into possession blood stained soil, mattress, khes by police which bears his thumb impression along..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Disclosure statement - Recovery of blood stained `Kandhala' - Murder case - Weapon of offence got recovered from disclosure statement of accused - Prosecution examine both official witnesses who have stated consistently as regards factum of accused having made disclosure statement and having led..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Plea of alibi - Murder - Accused not proved to be far away at the relevant time that he could not possibly be present at the place where crime was committed - Evidence led by accused to prove plea of alibi is rather sketchy and does not exclude with absolute certainty the possibility of his..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Burden of prove - Murder case - Death occurred in matrimonial home of deceased - Heavy burden is on accused u/s 106 of Evidence Act, to explain as to under what circumstances deceased died an unnatural death in his house - Accused failed to explain the same - Plea of alibi as raised by accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Delay of 9 hours in lodging FIR - Murder case - FIR lodged by complainant after waiting for her husband and her relatives - Such like conduct can hardly be said to be unnatural as complainant being a lady might have chosen to wait for her husband and relatives before taking any further step -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B-- Nature of offence - Evidence of two sets of witnesses is on record - One supported the fact that accused gave poisonous tablet to deceased as a result she died and other set of witnesses not supported the said allegation - However, there is ample evidence on record that deceased was subjected to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Murder - Altercation between deceased and accused about 1-1/2 months ago, which establishes the motive of accused to commit murder - Deceased stated the same facts in his dying declaration, which was categorically stated by PWs - Dying declaration of deceased is well..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Inherent contradictions have emerged in prosecution case with regard to role of accused `R' - Though accused `R' was armed with stick but specific injury not attributed to `R' in the Court - Case of accused `R' cannot be distinguished from case of acquitted accused, as injury on eye of..........

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