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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Testimony of chance witnesses - No evidence on record that how chance witnesses who stated that they heard altercation between accused and deceased after midnight, knew them - Testimony of chance witnesses cannot be said to be reliable or trustworthy,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Medical evidence not supported the ocular evidence as stated by chance witnesses - Motive of crime not proved on record - In FIR it is not mentioned as to why deceased had gone in his separate scooter with accused from his house - Accused were named on suspicion..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Murder case - Circumstances of case does not show that FIR is ante timed - Nor it is possible to disbelieve timing of FIR, as police constable went to scene of crime and seized the shirt before registration of FIR - There is also no requirement that FIR must be in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Ballistic report not in conformity with ocular evidence - Ocular evidence proved on record that accused fired at the deceased with a gun and killed him - Ballistic report cannot be rejected as untrue which states that empty cartridges found at scene of crime were not fired from the gun..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused convicted on the solitary statement of PW8, brother of deceased - However, statement of PW8 is contrary to his earlier statement recorded by police u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and not corroborated by any documentary and oral evidence produced by prosecution - Statements of all the eye..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Accused `S' made extra judicial confession before her son - Statement of son of accused `S' recorded 3 months after the recovery of dead body - It is thus not safe to rely upon such statement, as not recorded in regular trial and is not akin to a statement made..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Non-production of any complaint with regard to beatings given to deceased - Does not make the prosecution case doubtful, as relatives of deceased and independent witnesses spoke in one voice that relations between deceased and accused were not..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Merely because sister of deceased cleaned the blood on the spot, no adverse inference can be drawn against prosecution, as while cleaning floor, she was not aware that deceased died and under said impression she cleaned the floor...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Relations between deceased and accused were not cordial - Deceased was found dead in the dwelling house where she was residing with accused and were also last seen together with him - No explanation given by accused as to how deceased sustained..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Murder - Cruelty - Identification of body - Decomposed body of woman was recovered - PW1, father of deceased identified dead body of deceased on the basis of her wearing apparels - Though there was no scientific evidence that body was of deceased and seized articles were never marked or labeled..........

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