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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen together - The only singular piece of circumstantial evidence against accused - Merely because accused was last seen with deceased and did not offer any explanation of having last seen cannot lead to proof of guilt against him, particularly when it is..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 8-- Murder - Motive - Accused shooting deceased in head, by gun - Admittedly enmity between parties providing accused motive to accused - All witnesses has not been contradicted on material points in any manner particularly with respect to time of occurrence and place of occurrence as well as manner..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 336, 148, 149, 506II-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common object - Enmity between two rival political groups - Prosecution evidence not sufficient to conclude that any conspiracy was hatched by accused with common object to cause death of deceased - No deadly weapons were carried by accused - At the most accused wanted..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - No money transaction between accused and deceased proved on record as alleged by prosecution for proving the motive of crime - No tangible evidence placed by prosecution to prove that deceased was involved in the murder of brother of accused - Motive of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - There was no preconceived common object of eliminating the members of complainant family and group - In the scuffle that took place between parties, one blow came to be inflicted on the head of deceased, which proved fatal - However, this by itself cannot be reason to conclude..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of an axe from accused `K' - Blood group alleged to be found on the axe is inconclusive - Moreover, PW9 stated that two axes were shown to him, which were not blood stained - Such statement of witness transpires that investigation of the case was not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of motorcycle from accused `K' - Merely because tyre tread impressions at the spot matched with motorcycle of accused, it cannot be said to be incriminate circumstance against accused, as such a vehicle can easily be available in the market and same used..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of driving license of deceased from accused `S' - Pocket diary recovered from pocket pant of body of deceased - Name of deceased was written on the first page of said diary - This circumstance shows that accused `S' did not take out copy of driving..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Right of private defence - Accused reasonably apprehended danger to his life when deceased `S' and his brothers started strangulating him after pushing him to floor - Shooting took place in a sudden fight in a heat of passion - Though accused exceeded his power of self defence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes of accused - Prosecution failed to prove that blood group of deceased, matched with blood found on the clothes of accused - Circumstance of recovery of blood stained shirts from accused, thus, cannot be made basis to uphold..........

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