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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Disclosure statement - Testimony of police officer - Weapon of offence recovered and seized on the disclosure of accused from a pond, while they were in police custody - Testimony of police witness in respect of said recovery cannot be rejected solely because he was a policeman, as S.27..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as chain of circumstances proved against accused as follows: (i) no long gap between deceased last seen with accused by PWs who are inmates of his family; (ii) deposition of PWs about money lent to accused by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Chance witness - PW6, a chance witness, witnessed the occurrence, however, left the place quietly without informing the same to anyone - Conduct of PW6 in not disclosing the incident either to police or to anyone in the village creates a suspicion and renders his version of incident..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - PW14, stated that grievance of accused was about deleting the name of his mother in the sale deed executed in favour of mother of accused and his four aunts - However, evidence on record shows that statement of PW14 regarding motive of crime is not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Location of mobile tower - Accused convicted on the basis of call details of mobile phones of deceased and accused, as location of both detected at the same place - However, PW 21, officer of Telecom Service, stated that it is possible that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Material evidence on record does not reveal anything which incriminates both the accused - Even depositions of parents of deceased in no way implicate both the accused as offenders - Material contradictions in the testimonies of PW6 & PW17 upon which strong reliance has been placed by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of various articles at the instance of accused - Without corroboration cannot be made basis of conviction of accused - Evidence produced by prosecution regarding recovery of ration card and voter card of deceased also cannot be made basis of conviction..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Prior enmity between parties - Occurrence took place in heat of moment - Fatal injury was caused by co-accused, as accused caught hold of deceased and co-accused stabbed the deceased in his chest - Accused therefore, could at best be attributed common intention of sharing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Plea of accident case - Property dispute between parties - Cause of death is head injury caused to deceased - Accused allegedly caused injuries to deceased with geda and lathi and after killing him, his dead body was thrown below the pulia along with motor cycle - Manner in which liquor..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - PWs stated that accused and deceased were together the previous morning of incident - However, evidence of witnesses leaves it in the realm of doubt that deceased may have parted company with accused or may have gone away with PW2 - If that be..........

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