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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(ii)(c), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 100(4)-- Recovery of charas - Non-compliance of S.100(4) Cr.P.C - Second independent witness was present on the date to depose but examined on another date on objection from defence side - Witness did not appear subsequently as won over by accused - No material on record to conclude that witness was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased suffered as many as 67 injuries most of which were incised wounds caused by sharp weapon like sword - Medical evidence shows that deceased died due to multiple injuries and shock as a result of multiple fractures described in post mortem report - Participation of accused in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per motive given by prosecution, deceased use to have evil eye on sister of accused - However, no evidence has been led that deceased was acquainted with sister of accused - Disclosure statement was made at public place still no independent witness though..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 353, 336, 506(ii), 34-- Robbery - Testimony of official witnesses - Presence of official witnesses not proved at the spot for the simple reason that Note book maintained by police was not filed nor corroborated by independent witnesses - Serious material contradictions found in the evidence of official witnesses - More..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(C), 29-- Transportation of 3563.28 kgs Ganja - Search and seizure - Evidence relating to search and seizure of a huge quantity of ganja from a vehicle driven and controlled by accused `N' and `G' established from evidence of members of raiding party - Their evidence is substantially corroborated by PWs 6..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 148-- Murder - Defective investigation - Place of occurrence not ascertained - Prosecution failed to examine one person which was also injured in the same incident - No independent witness adduced by prosecution - Though charges u/s 307 IPC is framed but prosecution failed to substantiate the same by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - Appreciation of evidence - As per evidence on record, identification of accused not proved on record - Even, there is delay in lodging of FIR which provided opportunity to informant and other PWs to implicate their..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Hostile witness - Appreciation of evidence - As per prosecution, accused fired gunshot in presence of eye-witnesses - Eye-witnesses turned hostile and stated that accused persons present in Court did not fire at deceased - Accused were arrested from thickly populated areas but no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 460-- Murder - Major contradictions in statements of PWs - Prosecution strongly relied upon testimony of two child witnesses, which do not inspire confidence - Incident occurred on the terrace and it is quite surprising that no one interfered or came to place of occurrence until morning - Information..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(B)-- Recovery of 400 gms charas - Non-joining of independent witness - Official witnesses supported prosecution case - Mere fact that prosecution has given up independent witness being won over by accused, gives no reason to discard testimony of official witnesses, particularly when same is without any..........

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