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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Solitary eye witness - All witnesses who participated in the investigation turned hostile - PW3, who stated that he witnessed the occurrence is a made up witness, who was introduced later - Delay of 8 days in recording statement of PW3 is vital particularly when he had named only 6..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 458, 392, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Robbery - Murder - Conviction based on circumstantial evidence - Appreciation of evidence - Deceased was alone at home in the night of incident - Two looted articles not recovered from exclusive possession of accused and not even got identified from complainant to ascertain whether these articles..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Accused has gone missing immediately after death of his wife and was arrested after 15 days - Deceased was living with her husband/accused along with children - It was for accused to explain circumstances under which deceased died in his house, which he failed to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Oral dying declaration - Medical evidence belie the assertion of witness PW1 that deceased could make an oral dying declaration - Crush and cut of blood vessels and nerves would cause an instant death - PW1, falsely stated that deceased had feebly uttered the names of accused - Oral dying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 302-- Kidnapping for ransom - Murder - Death sentence - Review application - No error apparent on face of record in recording conviction of accused - Conviction of accused was based on cogent, ocular and medical evidence - Submissions raised on behalf of accused which does not disclose any valid ground..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 404, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Administration of poison - PW12, who was running a Medical shop proved the fact that accused purchased sulfas from him - This witness is an independent witness and had no reason to give false evidence against accused - Moreover, nothing incriminating elicited by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused armed with deadly weapon chased deceased and assaulted twice on his head - Testimony of all four eye witnesses who also are injured eye witnesses is reliable and injuries on their person are proved on record - Merely because they are interested witnesses their testimony cannot be..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, 506-- Attempt to murder - Criminal conspiracy - Conspiracy hatched in public place as per PWs, as they overheard accused to kill complainant and his family - However, it is a matter of common sense that conspiracy is always hatched in secrecy, even though assumed that PWs heard accused hatching a..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Made in presence of police officials after arrest of accused - Not admissible under law and accused cannot be convicted on that basis - Otherwise also there is no evidence on record to prove the guilt of accused, as FIR was registered but names of accused not..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Prosecution projected case to be of `honour killing' by accused - However, there is no evidence on record that deceased eloped and married without parents consent - PW1 not supported prosecution case - Blood stained clothes though recovered but neither knife nor..........

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