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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25-- Murder - Death by fire shot - Distance of fire - There is variance in the statement of PW8 and PW6 with regard to distance between deceased and accused - Contradiction in the distance of fire is thus, material and it would not be appropriate to convict accused by ignoring such an important aspect..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25-- Murder - Death by fire shot - Recovery of fire arm - No material on record to connect that gunshot injury suffered by deceased was due to shot fired from firearm of accused - Though bullet was recovered but same was not connected with weapon - Motive of offence not proved - Manner and genesis of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 325-- Nature of offence - Death of seven years old girl on account of beating by accused - Injuries which were caused by accused on the day of incident were either on skull or hand or thumb - None of injuries could reasonably lead to conclude that said injuries caused asphyxia as deposed by Doctor -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 301, 302-- Appearance by public prosecutor - At the stage of framing of charge u/s 239 Cr.P.C. - Role of informant or private party is limited during prosecution of a case in a Court of Session - Counsel engaged by complainant is required to act under the directions of public prosecutor - However, power is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by Husband - Res gestae - Statement of PW11 that immediately after committing the crime, he heard the accused crying from roof top that he murdered his wife - Such evidence is admissible by doctrine of res-gestae because it was almost simultaneously after commission of crime that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by Husband - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of kulhari at the instance of accused - Said kulhari sent to FSL and FSL report proved the presence of human blood on kulhari, blood smeared soil and lungi of deceased - Mere fact that surgical test did not mention blood group, cannot..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by Husband - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased sustained six injuries - PWs proved that accused murdered his wife and dead body of wife lying in pool of blood when they reached the roof of house of accused after hearing lots of hue and cry - Recovery of axe at the instance of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Relationship between deceased and accused were shown in written information and discontinuation of such relationship few days before incident was also shown - However, PW1, PW2 claimed that on the preceding night of occurrence accused took..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder - Circumstantial evidence - Death sentence - Accused committed murder of three persons including his parents in a brutal and cruel manner - He comes from a deprived socio-economic background without any criminal history and his conduct while in custody does not suffer from any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 404, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Rape - Extra judicial confession made before Village Administrative Officer PW12, to save himself from any adverse, physical handling by investigating authorities - PW12 was totally unbiased and unconnected with controversy in hand and not inimical to accused - PW12 was subjected to..........

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