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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9-- Murder - Test identification parade (TIP) regarding photographs of dead body recovered from tank not conducted - Photographs of deceased cannot be relied upon for want of prior TIP - Doubt is created as to dead body recovered from tank was of deceased - Since corpus delicti was absent and there..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323-- Offence u/s 323 IPC - Five eye witnesses stated that accused dragged the deceased and then deceased was assaulted by means of lathi by two accused - Since corpus delicti of deceased was not found, there is no medical evidence to support oral evidence of any assault on deceased - However, in view..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323-- Offence u/s 323 IPC - Evidence qua A-1 is omnibus in nature and he along with other accused dragged the deceased, therefore it would not be proper to convict A-1 u/s 323 IPC - Benefit of doubt must be given to A-1 - A-1 acquitted...........
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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Default bail - Offence u/s 304-B IPC - Charge sheet not filed within period of 90 days - 90 days period expired on 04.02.2018 - Application for default bail moved on 05.02.2018 and on the same day charge sheet also filed - Bail granted...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 229, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 420, 467, 468, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(D)-- Discharge - Bitumen scam - Two charge sheets were submitted first against accused second against petitioners - Allegation against petitioners is short supply of bulk bitumen by supplier - However, allegation against accused in first charge is shortage of bulk bitumen - Shortage of bulk bitumen..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Knife blow on stomach - Seat of injury in itself is vital and it cannot be said that intention of accused was not cause death - Conviction upheld - Considering nature of injury and looking to seriousness and magnitude of incident, benefit of probation rightly given...........

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