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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused inflicted knife blow to deceased after heated exchange of words, as a result of which deceased died - There was no pre-mediation and incident occurred in the heat of passion in a sudden fight - Offence committed by accused is covered u/s 304(Part I) IPC and not u/s 302..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Summoning of additional accused - Murder case - Evidence on record shows that petitioners were named in the FIR but after conclusion of investigation I.O. did not submit charge-sheet against them - However, when trial commenced and statement of PWs recorded, names of petitioners surfaced -..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 324, 326-- Murder - Incident took place when deceased caught hold of a pick pocketer, as a result deceased suffered stab injuries - Name of assailant was not in the knowledge of injured persons - However, injured persons identified the accused in TIP and also after having recovered from injuries - Recovery..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Cruelty - Victim sustained 100% superficial burns while cooking - Deceased subjected to cruelty - Statement of CFSL report that washer of air pressure pump was found missing and burner was in bent condition - Lends possibility that an accident had occurred in room which was bolted from..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Murder - Reduction of sentence - Appeal pending since 15 years - Appellants have no other criminal antecedents - Fact that appellant `P' a lady aged more than 80 years has undergone approximately 11 months in custody - Appellant `G' aged more than 50 years has undergone approximately 2 years 4..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of eye witness surrounded with suspicion - In fact he is not an eye witness to the occurrence - Informant exhibits unnatural conduct in as much as he did not bother in calling the police after escaping from spot of occurrence - Aspect of availability of eye witness shortly after..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Six accused were implicated for murder of deceased out of which four acquitted and one died - Present accused convicted on the basis of testimony of PW1, an eye witness - Incident occurred at night in dark area - Prosecution failed to establish that there was sufficient light in which PW1..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder in Courtroom - Presence of eye witness PW 28 on the spot not doubtful as he is a Police Officer who was required to give evidence in adjoining Court - In case of any Commotion as a result of any assault, a trained Police officer is certainly expected to reach the place in question, which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder in Courtroom - Identity of accused - Eye witnesses clearly identified both the accused, as accused were involved in criminal activities - Moreover, it would be natural for PW 28 a police officer who had spent 10 years in police service in the area to be aware of the identity of both the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of step mother and her children - Oral dying declaration of deceased `G' - Death was caused due to shock from burns by fire - Dying declaration of `G' as deposed by PW14 her brother is not supported by MLC of deceased `G' and also discredited by two independent witnesses who accompanied the..........

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