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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326, 341, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common object - Eye witnesses to the occurrence cumulatively stated the specific role played by each one of five accused - All five accused ran away from the spot after causing severe injuries to deceased and injured witnesses - Motive for offence which resulted..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - It is established that deceased was last seen in the company of accused before incident and motive of offence is also proved on record - As regarding recovery of blood stained lathi at the instance of accused, it is also proved on record -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 4, 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted as chain of circumstances is so clear and established that it unerringly and clearly points towards guilt of accused as follows: (i) Deceased was last seen alive in the company of accused and thereafter his corpse was recovered; (ii) Recovery of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Two eye witnesses - Material alterations in the testimonies of eye witnesses viz. (i) PW1 came to the spot after information sent to him by police, he cannot be said to be an eye-witness to the offence; (ii) PW4, admittedly saw the dead body of deceased lying in pool of blood in rear seat..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Dying declaration - Death by burning - Deceased sustained 88% burn injuries - Dying declaration was recorded by Naib Tehsildar after she was informed vide a Memo by police authorities - However, police official who delivered the Memo was never produced or examined before Court - Naib Tehsildar..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Eye witnesses turned hostile - Accused allegedly threw deceased on floor and placed a big stone on his chest and thereafter, they removed his clothes and stuffed his mouth with soil - Conduct of eye-witness PW2, admittedly the real maternal uncle of deceased who was present during the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Double murder - Murder of wife and daughter by husband - Defence version - Sequence of events and injuries do not exclude the defence version - Defence needs to only establish its case based on probability, whereas prosecution has to prove guilt of accused beyond reasonable doubt - Acquittal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Death by burning - Deceased sustained 88% burn injuries - Cruelty - Letters allegedly written by deceased to her father in her own handwriting disclosing mental and physical cruelty imputed on deceased by her i, laws - However, no efforts made to investigate the handwriting of deceased - Material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 120B-- Murder - Motive - PW7 stated that he saw accused persons conspiring with one another about finishing deceased because he was not agreeing to remove his fruit Rehri from front of meat shop of accused - Neither PW7 was named in the FIR nor did he care to warn the deceased or his family members of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Double murder - Recovery of country-made pistol and an empty cartridge at the instance of accused - It is not material recovery which has to be proved, but disclosure based upon which recovery is made - Pivotal fact is making of statement to police which leads to recovery - However, during..........

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