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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Panch witnesses - Mere fact that Panch witnesses in support of discovery had turned hostile is no reason to discredit the prosecution case, particularly when testimony of I.O and medical evidence in regard to nature of injuries is entirely consistent..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Dying declaration - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Deceased stated that when he was standing on the road, a person had come from road in his direction and threw chilly powder in his eyes and thereafter assaulted him with a knife in the stomach - Assailant was wearing a black colored..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Identity of accused - Deceased specifically deposed to the clothes which were worn by assailant at the time of incident in his dying declaration - PW13, who witnessed the incident corroborated the nature of apparel worn by accused - Clothes which were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - It was recorded by PW12, Tehsildar, which gives an impression that same generated to make Courts believe the case against accused - Extra judicial confession is suspicious and full of facts and graphically discloses antecedents of A-1,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of two knives - Recovery effected from A-1 - I.O deposed that after seizure of knives, same was not sealed and he merely put them in box and sent the same to Magistrate - Such procedure adopted by prosecution is highly improper and illegal, as box can be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Evidence of Last seen is doubtful, as there were contradictory statements - Even statements of witnesses recorded by police after delay of one week, which amounts to highly unnatural conduct on their part - News of murder of deceased became..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - All the alleged facts indicating motive relied upon by prosecution regarding affair of one family member of accused with family member of deceased, money transaction, dismissal of A-2 from temporary service, are not directly connected to deceased and are..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death within 5 years of her marriage - However, there is no specific and convincing evidence to the effect that deceased was regularly subjected to cruelty or harassment by accused in connection with any demand for dowry - Prosecution failed to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Double murder - Death sentence - Reduction of sentence - It is a case where young couple has been killed by accused in brutal and cruel manner - Though crime committed by accused persons is serious and heinous but still it is not a case, which falls within the category of rarest of rare cases,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Sudden and grave provocation - Deceased called accused No.1 and her daughter as prostitutes - No lady would like to hear such a word from her husband and most importantly she would not be ready to hear such a word against her daughter - Incident result of a sudden and grave..........

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