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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 34-- Test identification parade (TIP) - Robbery - Complainant identified the accused on verification, TIP was thus meaningless, as TIP is an aid in investigation and is required to be conducted if facts and circumstances so demand...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 373, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Buying of minor for prostitution - Non-examination of material witnesses - Adverse inference - In the instant case, PW2 & 3 who were material witnesses did not support the prosecution story and declared hostile - Even, other material witnesses were not examined though they were readily available..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Disclosure statement - Recovery of laptop - Does not have any bearing, as it is neither weapon of crime nor it has any cause of connection with commission of crime - Merely because laptop belongs to sister of deceased is not indicative that accused is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 102, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 34-- Search before arrest - Robbery - S.102 Cr.P.C. provides, that if there is reasonable suspicion to police officer that person is in possession of stolen property or is involved in commission of a cognizable offence, he can immediately carry out search without effecting a formal arrest and seize the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Finger prints of accused on cello tape found in the house of deceased - Not proved, as print marks on it, not found to be matching with specimen of accused - Only one mark is matched which was missing in the Court - This circumstance is also not..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 34-- Robbery - Claim of parity with co-accused - Co-accused driver of TSR, acquitted because no specific role of either threatening or committing robbery attributed to him - He was plying the accused in his auto rickshaw and only stopped at their instance - Accused `R' was convicted for the offence u/s..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 347, 365, 323, 368, 34-- Offence u/ss 347, 365, 323, 368, 34 IPC - Testimonies of PWs - PWs 1 and 2 made improvements in their statement from their statement recorded by police including variations from complaint, which forms basis of registration of FIR - Variations in relation to material particulars in the testimony of..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 341, 323, 294, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section (1)(x)(xi)-- Discharge u/s 354 IPC and S.3(1)(x)(xi) of 1989 Act - It is apparent from FIR that opposite party Nos.2 & 3 intentionally insulted and intimidated petitioner with intention to humiliate her as member of Scheduled Tribe in public place - Even, there is prima facie material to indicate that they..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Identification simplicitor - Cannot form the basis or be taken as the fulcrum for the entire case of prosecution when none of the witnesses disclosed any features for identification which would lend some corroboration - Identification parade itself was held 25 days after the arrest - Chance..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 318, 34-- Concealment of birth by secret disposal of dead body of infant - Mother of child herself admitted that she buried the dead infant in the kitchen garden - There is no evidence against accused for the offence u/s 318, 34 IPC - Benefit of doubt must be given to accused - Accused acquitted...........

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