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TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Complete inconsistency regarding presence of PWs at scene of offence, manner in which attack took place and person who accompanied deceased to hospital - These inherent contradictions in evidence of PWs throw serious doubt on veracity of their testimony -..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Mere seizure of weapon from person does not establish nexus between offence and person from whose possession weapon is seized, unless prosecution establishes that it is with that weapon that offence is committed - In the instant case, investigation agency failed..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - As per material on record, there is absence of evidence as to approximate age of injuries - Even, it is doubtful whether PW3 received injuries during course of attack on deceased - Moreover, PWs 4 to 6 turned hostile and thereby evidence of PWs 1 to 3 not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death by 90% burn injuries - Family members of deceased turned hostile - Even PWs not supported prosecution case - Dying declaration of deceased appears to be tutored one - Evidence on record shows that accused immediately took deceased to hospital and shifted her to private hospital on..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - Material variation in version of prosecution regarding motive for accused to attack deceased - Hence, credibility of prosecution case at very inception itself received severe jolt - Prosecution failed to prove motive - Accused acquitted...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Abduction and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Father of deceased/PW1 went to the spot after getting information from villagers - He did not speak about information given by his other son/PW2 who stated to have seen deceased leaving with A1 and A2 - PW2 who overheard..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 506, 148, 149, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Bail - Murder - Petitioner though named in FIR but no role attributed to him - Co-accused already granted bail - Role attributed to petitioner is akin to that of co-accused and thus, treating the petitioner on same parity, he be released on bail - Bail granted...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Child witness - Abduction and murder - PW3 daughter of deceased, aged about 9 years old deposed that villagers stated that A1 and A2 committed murder of deceased - Mind of PW3 is already coloured from information she received from others which is also strengthened by fact that she was accompanied..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 201, 120B-- Abduction and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Entire case of prosecution starting from registration of FIR, confession leading to arrest, recovery among other things appears to be not correct and acceptable - Various doubts also improbabilities which are inherent, apart from infirmities found..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Robbery - No PW has stated a word against accused - No incriminating evidence brought on record by prosecution - All prosecution witnesses to recovery of articles and weapon of offence turned hostile - Even, witness regarding last seen turned hostile - Except the statement of I.O, there..........

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