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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Disclosure statement - No evidence on record that dead body of deceased was recovered at the instance of accused on the basis of disclosure statement, as it was in the knowledge of public at large that a dead body was lying at the place where recovery was effected by police - None of PWs..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband by way of administering poison - Factum of giving saltry water by accused to deceased by itself is not enough to absolve him of guilt, particularly when evidence on record proves that injuries caused to accused were not self inflicted and were caused while deceased was..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused caused repeated axe injuries to deceased as a result of which he died after two days of incident - Injuries were not caused on vital part of body except one in stomach due to which deceased died two days later - Medical evidence proved that injuries were not fatal to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of pregnant wife by husband by way of administering poison - Circumstantial evidence - (i) Evidence on record proves that accused intended to kill deceased and purchased poison to cause the end of life of victim; (ii) nature of injuries caused to deceased proved to be case of forcible..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, 3-- Dowry death - Dying declaration - Deceased sustained 90% burn injuries - Testimonies of father and mother of deceased do not repose confidence that any specific demand of dowry was made by appellant, brother-i, law of deceased or that he was responsible for torturing, beating or demanding dowry -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband by way of administering poison - Reduction of sentence - Leniency in sentence should not be taken merely because accused had a 17 years old child to look after who is residing with him, particularly when accused had not cared and caused death of his pregnant wife carrying..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 397, 404, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon of offence (hammer) at the instance of accused, is not proved, as such recovery effected after 12-13 days of occurrence from an open place, accessible to anybody, raises serious doubt about veracity of prosecution case - More so, as per FSL..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-Part-I -Nature of offence - Incident occurred on account of some minor grievance resulting in sudden fight without any premeditation - Both the parties received injuries - Accused persons used stick to cause injuries on the head of deceased who died due to such assault - There was no motive alleged..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 397, 404, 34-- Murder - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of money has not been made at the instance of accused - PWs stated that they did not saw who assaulted deceased - Though evidence of last seen is against the accused but it is simply a circumstance - Recovery of weapon not proved on record -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder by `Kulhari' - Child witness categorically stated that accused inflicted `kulhari' blow on the head of deceased and that she asked accused not to do so but accused threatened her to keep silence or else she would also be finished - Plea that testimony of child witness cannot be relied to..........

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