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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Offence u/s 324 IPC - Weapon of offence - Proof of - Accused was armed with a `Kirch' - All six injuries found on the person of injured described a lacerated wounds inflicted with a `Kirch', which is a sharp edged weapon - Testimonies of both injured witnesses are consistent regarding occurrence -..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Disclosure statement - Confessional statement made before police which distinctly relates to discovery of a fact may be proved u/s 27 of the Act - However, it is only that part which distinctly relates to discovery which is admissible...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 452, 323, 324, 325, 342, 354, 427, 379, 148, 149-- Quashing of complaint - Complaint alleged that accused persons forcibly entered into his house and they were armed with daangs and gave daang blow on head and other parts of body and as soon as his wife came to rescue him, accused persons torn clothes of his wife and broken doors and windows of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(B)(2), 23, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 26-- Recovery of 100 kg charas - Confession - Second statement of accused recorded when he was in police custody and not in immediate presence of Magistrate - Confession and guilt if any made by accused in second statement is thus, hit by S.25 of Evidence Act and, held, not relied upon...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Disclosure statement - Recovery of `Sabbal' (Iron rod) - Information regarding sabbal was given to police - On perusal of discovery statement, it revealed that it amounts to confession made by accused before police officer, therefore, same is hit by S.25 of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of railway tickets from possession of accused - PW3, (to whom the tickets were given by accused) not shown tickets to police on the first instance - No explanation was given by PW3 for the same - Statement of PW6 on this behalf is also not convincing..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Accused made extra judicial confession before PW3, who is merely a servant - There was no reason or occasion for accused to make extra judicial confession before PW3, who is not person of influence having contacts with police or any..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of 50 years old lady by 20 years old accused - Delay of 33 days in lodging FIR not explained - Prosecutrix a matured lady of around 50 years of age and working as a Head Mistress in Government School - It is unbelievable that despite commission of rape upon her in the year 2012, she has not..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Not obligatory/mandatory on police officer to record the statement of all witnesses examined by him during course of investigation - But if the statement of any witness is recorded u/s 161(3) Cr.P.C.by I.O during questioning, it shall be forwarded to Magistrate and a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 120B-- Kidnapping and murder - Two witnesses of fact have not supported the prosecution case - Testimony of third witness of material fact PW5, is discarded as he being an accomplice - Name of A-2 does not figure in FIR, rather, PW19 admitted in his statement that when report of present incident was..........

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