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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3)-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Series of discrepancies and contradictions in the statements of witnesses - Inquest report ante-dated or delayed - Two different pens used in writing inquest report - Apart from difference in ink a vital information is also lacking in said inquest report -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape & murder - Minor girl - Acquittal upheld as : (i) Prosecution failed to prove with clinching evidence that deceased was seen lastly in company of accused; (ii) Contradiction between recording of medical condition in Panchnama and medical examination conducted by doctor in so far as they..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401-- Murder - Acquittal - Validity - Not only all prosecution witnesses supported prosecution's case in its entirety but during cross-examination also they did not made any embellishment or material development - Trial Court rejected evidence of witnesses merely on ground that they are inter-related -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Circumstances are incapable of an inference that it was accused and accused alone who had committed murder - FIR lodged by accused cannot be read in evidence as it was an inculpatory report - Time of occurrence even by approximation has not been established by..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 394-- Double murder - No adequate evidence for connecting the appellants with the offence as it was too much of a coincidence and highly improbable that appellants leaving the house after committing murder of deceased at the precise time when witnesses had arrived at the house - Although substantial..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Proof - Appellants alleged to have come to house of informant variously armed and assaulted him and his family members - Not a single independent witness has supported factum of occurrence - Further, no, examination of investigating officer also fatal to prosecution - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Murder or attempt to murder - Proof - Doctor conducting post-mortem examination stated that no internal injuries were found and gun was fired from a distant range - Doctor opined that death was caused because of shock but he has nowhere stated that it was due to injuries caused by appellant -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Appeal against Conviction - Accused acquitted - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Medical evidence only indicates about homicidal death of deceased - No definite finding can be given about causing suffocation or smothering but there was a legature mark around the neck of deceased -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Appeal against conviction - Appeal has come up for hearing after 32 years and appellant already undergone a sentence of 4 months - Looking to the age and ailment of appellant and taking into account that incident is 33 years old, rest of sentence of appellant converted into..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Accused alleged to have committed murder of his wife along with co-accused - Victim found lying dead inside bedroom in consequence of injuries suffered by her - Attempt was made to burn her body - Failure of accused to establish that he was away from his house at..........

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