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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Murder - Attempt to murder - Test identification parade (TIP) - Validity - Photograph of accused after his arrest published in newspaper - No question put to PW1 as to whether he has seen said photograph or not - Evidence on record shows that PW1 has not seen photograph of accused before TIP was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 404, 411-- Murder - All PWs except PW9 turned hostile - Even witness of recovery also not supported prosecution case - Even, testimony of PW9 is no testimony in eyes of law, as he was not subjected to cross-examine, thus, it cannot be taken into consideration to hold accused guilty of charges framed against..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 363, 365-- Grant of bail - Appeal - Murder - Allegations against accused are very serious in nature and apprehension expressed by complainant party that accused may misuse freedom and try to subvert prosecution and threaten witnesses and family members of complainant cannot be brushed aside - Bail to accused..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 84-- Murder - Plea of insanity - Burden to prove insanity is on accused and accused discharged the burden by producing evidence as to his behaviour at the time of occurrence and thereafter his continuous treatment in hospital - However, burden shifts on prosecution not discharged - Though eye witnesses..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last seen theory - Basis of conviction - When time gap between point of time when accused and deceased were last seen alive and deceased is found dead, is so small that possibility of any other person other than accused being author of crime becomes impossible...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Death caused by stabbing knife - Accused has occasion to commit crime as deceased was residing with him in the same house - More so, they were last seen together before crime was committed - Medical and scientific evidence..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive - Absence of motive will put Court on its guard and scrutinize evidence very closely in order to ensure suspicion, emotion or conjecture, do not take place of proof...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Recovery of knife from accused cannot be considered unreliable on account of no, joining of any independent witnesses during seizure...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Merely because seizure memo of key was not signed by PW5 or any independent witness, recovery of said key cannot said to be tainted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon - Only incident connecting accused is recovery of weapon at the instance of accused - But said recovery is from house belonging to PWs also and was from a known place, known to all - Medical evidence does not support prosecution story -..........

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