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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recoveries of blood stained clothes and weapon of offence at the instance of accused is doubtful - In the absence of any other evidence merely because blood found on deceased matched with the blood found on clothes of accused and recovered weapons it will not be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Non-examination of eye witness - Examination of such eye witness would not have strengthened the case of prosecution any further when two other eye witnesses were examined and their testimonies are reliable and natural - Emphasis of Courts has always been to look to quality of evidence..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Two eye witnesses of occurrence are reliable and natural witnesses - Disclosure statement and recovery of weapon at the instance of accused proved - Motive also proved - Delay of lodging FIR properly explained - Prosecution proved its case beyond reasonable doubt - Conviction upheld -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Delay in lodging FIR - Complainant stated that delay caused due to the threats given by accused to complainant and others against reporting the matter to police - Lodging of FIR instantaneously about commission of offence takes a back seat specifically when life, liberty and welfare of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, 6, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12-- Juvenile in conflict with law - Murder case - Imposition of life imprisonment - Appellant did not raise plea of juvenility either before trial Court or before High Court - Appellant raised claim before Supreme Court supported by document - According to police, documents were fake and a case u/ss..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7A, 6, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Rule 12-- Juvenile in conflict with law - Murder case - Imposition of life imprisonment - Appellant did not raise plea of juvenility either before trial Court or before High Court - Appellant raised claim before Supreme Court supported by document - According to police, documents were fake and a case u/ss..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Appellants in pursuit of their common intention caused serious injuries to deceased which resulted in his death - It is not necessary for doctor to give a specific report to the effect that injuries were sufficient in ordinary course of nature to cause death - Medical..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Validity - Accused killed his wife and two daughters in most cruel and inhuman manner by locking them in Maruti Van and setting same on fire - Accused was police constable and had affairs with two women - Held, it is not a rarest of rare case to award death sentence as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last seen theory - Held, conviction cannot be based only on circumstance of last seen together with deceased - Last seen theory comes into play where time-gap between the point of time when accused and deceased were seen last alive and deceased is found dead is so small that possibility..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 34-- Abduction and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused No.1 to 3 abducted deceased - It is for accused persons to explain what happened to him as deceased was found murdered within a short time after abduction - In absence of any explanation Court to draw an adverse inference against accused..........

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