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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Terrorism Act, 2002, Section 3, 4, 5, 21, 22, 50, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 3, 4, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 121, 153A, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Attack on Akshar Dham Temple - Sanction for prosecution was not valid under POTA on account of no, application of mind - Even, confessional statements of accused was inadmissible as it were recorded in violation of provisions of the statute - Moreover, statement of accomplices cannot be..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Extra-judicial confession - Accused in the influence of liquor killed deceased and made extra-judicial confession before PW4 on the same day of incident - PW4 neither informed the relatives of deceased immediately regarding murder nor to the police - PW4 admitted that accused was not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Reduction in sentence - Prosecution failed to establish as to who out of fleeing persons fired at police party - No evidence on record to infer that each one of accused had knowledge of a firearm with one member of that party - Accused persons faced trial for the last over..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 147, 148, 149-- Attempt to murder - Rioting - Test identification parade - Complainant did not know accused persons and had seen them only for glimpse of a moment - He identified them for the first time in Court after 6 years of incident - Such an identification is of no value and cannot be relied upon - Benefit..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of eight years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Ransom note - PW23 handed over the ransom note to police - On ransom note name of PW7 was written - It is highly improbable and apparently unrealistic to accept that if PW7 was the kidnapper he would have disclosed his name in letter - PWs..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of eight years old girl by her own father - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of his own daughter to get respite in some criminal case - Ransom note was made by him - Suitcase in which dead body of deceased was recovered was purchased by accused from PW3 - Simply because..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased found murdered in the bathroom of her house - Factum of illicit relation of deceased with father of accused not proved which is a strong motive for accused to commit murder of deceased - Daughter of deceased and domestic servant does not support the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes and weapon of offence - Recoveries affected at the instance of accused but no independent witness was joined to recovery and disclosure statement - FSL report shows that human blood found on clothes of accused matched with blood..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Murder - Cruelty - Two dying declarations - Both the dying declarations recorded by I.O and SDM are surrounded by many suspicious circumstances - Investigation has not been conducted fairly - Victim had suffered 45% burn injuries as per MLC report and 30% burn injuries as per death summary report..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392-- Murder and robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Held, Court has to examine entire evidence in its entirety especially in case of circumstantial evidence and ensure that only inference drawn from evidence is guilt of accused - If more than one inference can be drawn then accused must have benefit of..........

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