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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Relative witnesses - Attempt to murder case - Merely because PWs are related to victim being parents, brother and uncle of victim, their specific averment on oath cannot be brushed aside and disbelieved...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 34-- Cruelty - Attempt to murder - Evidence on record unerringly points towards guilt of accused in subjecting his wife to cruelty during her stay at matrimonial home and setting her on fire thereby causing burn injuries on her person which according to doctor had it continued for some more time, it..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Accused who confined in jail allegedly assaulted another under trial prisoner with a broken brick - Motive behind the crime not proved by prosecution - Presence of brick inside the jail appears to be doubtful, as the evidence of jailor PW2 is silent as to where he brought brick..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of 8 years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Accused was treated as family member and he is uncle (Mama) of victim - Victim went along with accused when she was offered chocolates to accused - Last seen circumstance is proved as per PWs - PWs supported prosecution case - Offence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of 8 years old girl - Death sentence - Accused acquitted under POCSO Act - Motive for murder is not clear - Accused does not have any criminal background, nor he is a habitual offender - Murder has not been committed with extreme brutality or that same involves exceptional depravity - Only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324, 326, 448-- Murder of three minor children and also caused serious injury to fourth minor child - Accused not a previous convict or a professional killer - Motive of accused to commit murder and eliminate family of co-brother is out of family dispute - Case does not fall within category of rarest of rare case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Adverse inference - Murder case - Victim last seen in the company of accused when victim offered chocolates to accused - No explanation forthcoming from statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C as to when he parted company of victim - Even no explanation is there as to what happened after he getting..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449-- Murder - Tower location of mobile of accused - Hand writing document showing tower location - Scribe of hand written document not examined - Linking accused to area where house in which deceased was murdered through medium of said tower location thus, fails...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449-- Murder - Motive of crime not established - Accused was not subjected to Test Identification parade before PW7 - No evidence on record to establish that accused was in the area where house of deceased was situated when deceased was murdered - Recovery of knife, rope, pair of shoes and blood stained..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Cancellation of bail - Murder - State failed to file petition seeking cancellation of bail against accused - State remained negligent and did not even feel it necessary to enter appearance and contest the matter - It is only after High Court took serious view and directed State to muster his..........

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