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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - PW8 stated that on 05.02.1997, appellant came to his residence and told him that with bad intention he had murdered deceased and brought mule cart to village - Held, this was clear confession made by appellant to PW8...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Disclosure statement - To be made about facts and not about the state of mind - Disclosure statement about conspiracy amounts to confession and is not admissible in the eyes of law u/s 27 of the Act...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Discovery of dead body - Admissibility u/s 27 - From prosecution evidence, it is doubtful as to whether skeletons recovered from buried place, as allegedly shown by appellant, are skeletons of abducted persons in absence of any chemical or DNA examination - It further appears from deposition of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 26, 27-- Confession - Confession whenever and wherever made to the police or while in custody of the police to any person whomsoever, unless made in the immediate presence of the Magistrate, it is inadmissible in evidence except so far as provided u/s 27 of the Act - Extra judicial confession allegedly..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Disclosure statement - Reliability - Disclosure made by accused led to recovery of dead body - Accused not in police custody when disclosure made - Held, recovery of dead body of the deceased may not be considered as recovery u/s 27 of the act - Prosecution cannot put reliance on such..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, 30-- Confession by co-accused - Admissibility - Ordinarily statement given by co-accused cannot be used against other accused - Still court can act on the confessional statement of the co-accused against other accused if there are other corroborative piece of evidence to accept the same...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 26, 27-- 'Fact discovered' - Envisaged under S.27 of the Evidence Act embraces the place from which the object was produced, the knowledge of the accused as to it, but the information given in that behalf must relate distinctly to that effect - In a confession made before police only that part which would..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 27-- Confession - Whenever and wherever made to the police, or while in custody of the police unless made in the immediate presence of a magistrate, shall be presumed to have been obtained under the circumstances mentioned in S.24 and therefore inadmissible, except so far as is provided by S.27 of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, 27, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164-- Confession - Proof - Law does not envisage taking on record the entire confession by marking it an exhibit incorporating both the admissible and inadmissible part thereof together - Only that part of confession which is admissible would be leading to the recovery of dead body and/or recovery of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Discovery of fact - Knife recovered in pursuance of confession made by appellant - Statement is admissible in evidence - However, as knife was recovered from the place of incident without something more which would lead to a discovery of fact, it, therefore, may not have much evidentiary value...........

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