Showing : 11-20 of 155 Results

DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
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..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Conviction - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Benefit of doubt - Testimony of sole-witness, not reliable - TIP done after two weeks of arrest of accused - Contradiction in identification and arrest of accused - Finger prints found on liquor bottle not matched with that of accused - Recovery of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II), 341, 34-- Nature of offence - Deceased suffered 20 injuries and no single injury opined to be caused by blunt weapon was fatal - Cause of death is cumulative effect of multiple ante mortem injuries - Accused thus, had knowledge that injuries caused are likely to cause death but they had no intention to..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Recovery of weapon of offence - Mere recovery of lathi from house of accused is not enough to point out finger to accused, particularly, when I.O. has not sent exhibits to FSL for examination...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Murder - Attempt to murder - Initially case was registered u/s 324 IPC and where after injured were referred for medical treatment - Deceased died after 4 days of incident on account of unhygienic medical treatment - Persons who came on spot and saved injured not examined by prosecution - Weapon..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of father by son - Non recovery of chance prints from Fawra (weapon of offence) pales into insignificance, since FSL report established that blood stains on the trousers worn by accused matched blood group of deceased...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, 25-- Disclosure statement - Recovery of weapon of offence - Recovery effected from accused No.2 from open field at the time when he was in police custody which is not proved on record - Recovery cannot be relied upon...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Sole testimony of PW11 - Large number of accused attacked single person - Conviction of A-3 is based on sole testimony of PW11, which is inconsistent with other eye-witnesses - No recovery of any offending weapon at the instance of A-3 made - A-3 not guilty of offence of murder - A-3..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Testimony of witnesses - Recovery weapon - Last seen evidence and extra-judicial confession made by respondent-accused before PW-16, is found unworthy of reliance - Further, murder weapon axe, was recovered at the instance of accused from an abandoned open room in a field which had easy..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326, 324, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Six empty as well as four live cartridges recovered - However, neither any empty or bullet of revolver attributed to accused `K' and `P' were recovered from them - No evidence on record that alleged fired shots attributable to these accused which missed had hit any wall or shutter of any..........

Showing : 11-20 of 155 Results