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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 34-- Attempt to murder - FIR lodged after more than 2 months and 18 days of incident - Lame explanation given by complainant that accused threatened to kill him - However, complainant was gaining time to create evidence so as to implicate accused in this patently false case - Plea put forth by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Burden of proof - When incident took place, deceased and accused were alone in room and after incident accused continued to stay in room - Trial Court perfectly justified in invoking presumption u/s 106 of Evidence Act against accused which provides that when any facts..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Hostile witness - Murder case - Informant though turned hostile but he categorically stated that site plan contains his signatures - Inquest report was also prepared by police in his presence, blood samples of deceased were collected at the place of occurrence, clothes of deceased were recovered..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Recovery of various articles - Recovery of weapon of offence at the instance of accused is proved on record - FSL report clearly proves human blood at place of occurrence, weapon of offence, sari of deceased and also on pant of accused - FSL report thus, further..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased joined the job where deceased was working, therefore, there was no reason/motive to establish that accused had killed the deceased - Witnesses who claimed eye witnesses, had actually not seen the incident - Weapon of offence not recovered - Accused convicted merely on the basis..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1A)-- Attempt to murder - Appeal against acquittal - Acquittal upheld viz: (i) name of accused not mentioned by eye witness/brother of victim to Chief Medical Superintendent, despite knowing the accused; (ii) weapon of offence/pistol recovered from pocket of accused next day is improbable; (iii) weapon..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death by burning - Non-production of accident register or case sheet - Evidence of I.O proved that when deceased was admitted to hospital she was still alive - There was nobody to admit her - After she died there was nobody to claim her body - Body of deceased was kept in mortuary -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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 -..........

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