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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1B)(a), 27(1)-- Murder - Gunshot injury - All eye witnesses of incident turned hostile - There was thus, absolutely no evidence to prove the fact that accused was present at the spot and came with an unlicensed fire arm which he fired in air five times and sixth one injured the deceased - Although six empty..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 324-- Nature of offence - Injuries sustained by injured witnesses were not grievous in nature and cannot be considered to be dangerous to their lives - Parties were co-sharers and there was no previous enmity - Accused not having any motive to cause death of any of three victims - Injuries were caused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 307, 323-- Rape - Subsequent report does not show any injury on private part of prosecutrix as injured remained unconscious for 5-1/2 months - Merely of this reason, prosecution case cannot be thrown though period intervening is substantial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Plea of self defence - Incident occurred in a free fight between both the parties - Accused sustained injuries in the same occurrence - Prosecution failed to explain injuries sustained by accused - Non-explanation of injuries which are ten in number on the person of accused,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - PW1 is the only witness of last seen theory - However, testimony of PW1 not corroborated by any other witness - Recovery of various articles not proved, as forensic examination of these recovered articles not proved in Court - Accused proved to be falsely..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Extra-judicial confession - Murder case - PW4 stated that on the night of occurrence both A-1 and A-2 made extra judicial confession and clothes of A-2 were blood stained - Evidence of PW4 explaining blood stains on cloth of A-2 due to toppling of auto does not advance case of prosecution that A-1..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Prosecution relies upon photographs recovered on disclosure statement of A-3 - PW12, photographer stated that Accused 1 to 3 came to his studio and took joint photographs - Said photographs at the most may only show that A-1 and A-3 has illicit relationship - However, there is no evidence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65B-- Attempt to murder - Accused convicted solely on the basis of call details - However, documents relating to call details do not bear signature of any person - Whether they have been issued by service provider is also not established - Call details are not proved in accordance with law - Document..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 331, 343, 346-- Offence u/ss 326, 331, 343, 346 IPC - Illegal detention at police Station - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence was of the year 1992 - Accused/police officers after acquittal recorded by trial Court, also attained the age of superannuation - Victim has been given government job and presently..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Opinion of doctor that suicide cannot be ruled out - High Court acquitted accused by arriving at conclusion that "medical evidence does not conclusively establish that it is a case of homicidal death" and that accused is entitled to benefit of doubt - View taken by High Court a plausible..........

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