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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392-- Recovery of rope - Murder case - Accused cannot be convicted on the basis of recovery of rope which was used for committing the offence in the absence of any link of rope with crime, as it is a common material or thing which is available anywhere in market or at every household - Accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 392, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Place of occurrence verified pursuant to information supplied on behalf of accused - However, place of occurrence was already known to police, in as much as, it is the same place from where dead body of deceased was recovered - Verification of place by accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 392, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of tempo at the instance of accused - Tempo was recovered from open place and not from conscious possession of accused - Witnesses of recovery were examined by prosecution but they have not uttered a single word regarding said recovery being effected in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 392, 34-- Test Identification parade (TIP) - Murder - Identity of accused already disclosed to witnesses before TIP - Identity of accused by said witnesses before Court is of no evidentiary value, as it is not fair and reliable - Consequently circumstantial evidence of last seen does not itself necessarily..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 392, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65B(4)-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Call details - No evidence on record as to how call details brought on record to connect accused with commission of crime - Moreover, no evidence with regard to call details could be proved unless competent officer of concerned cell phone company came forward to..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 394, 302-- Robbery and murder - A-2 roped into crime only on the basis of mobile conversation with deceased - Mentioned Sim was in possession of A-2 as a result of which he was apprehended - However, said Sim number did not stand in the name of A-2 - Prosecution failed to establish that A-2 had conversation..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 394, 302-- Robbery and murder - Recovery of gold articles - Gold items were said to be pledged by A-1 to the jewellery shop of PW17 - PW17 stated that A-1 and A-3 had come to his jewellery shop for pledging gold articles - However, prosecution failed to prove that A-3 accompanied A-1 - Prosecution proved..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 411-- Murder - Robbery - Deceased strangulated, murdered and robbed - Accused took away about 9-10 tolas gold - Recoveries of gold and hacksaw blade effected at the instance of accused which was used in commission of crime - Son of deceased recognized jewellery - Accused was nephew of deceased and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 302, 34-- Robbery and murder - Common intention - Testimony of sole eye witness - PW6 deposed about one stab wound on deceased - Whereas, postmortem mentions two stab wounds on body of deceased - However, testimony of PW6 as to how incident transpired has remained consistent and u, shattered and can..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 302, 34-- Robbery and murder - Common intention - Accused were carrying weapon of offence/knife when they arrived together at crime spot to commit robbery - A-1 and A-3 caught hold of deceased while A-2 caused stab injuries using knife - This circumstance coupled with conduct of A-3 threatening to kill PW6,..........

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