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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Extra judicial confession - Murder of wife and two daughters - Confession made before two PWs - One PW not even acquainted with accused - Other was neither a Sarpanch nor a ward member - No reason for accused to repose faith in him to seek his protection - Conviction cannot be based on extra..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 457, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- All three accused, constables on night duty, on date of incident were deputed on patrol duty at a 'naka' - One of the accused was armed with self loading rifle and two others were armed with .303 rifles issued to them with ammunition - Co-accused had dispute with in-laws and his wife was staying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B,, 364(A), 341, Andhra Pradesh Control of Organized Crime Act, 2001, Section 3(2), 3(4), 18(1), 21(4), 27-- Bail - Car lent for being used in carrying the kidnapped boy - Appellant's daughter released on bail by High Court - Material against appellant is mainly the confessional statement made to I.O. and confession of co-accused - Confessional statement relied upon not recorded in accordance with..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, 30-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Confession retracted - Corroboration not available - As per confession one single blow given on head but there were four incised wounds - Prosecution failed to explain how four wounds occurred - Conviction on basis of confession without corroboration cannot be..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, 27-- Confession - Admission of guilt to police - Not admissible in evidence because it may be in the nature of confession and would be hit by S.24 - However, S.27 of Evidence Act carves out an exception to the general rule by making only that part of the statement admissible which has led to the..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Information furnished by an accused in his confession statement that he had handed over the stolen articles for disposal to another accused is admissible in evidence provided truth of that information is established...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, 27-- Murder of wife - Conviction - Extra judicial confession - Father of the victim deposed that accused used to torture his daughter and despite his intervention accused did not mend his ways - His evidence corroborated by other witnesses - Statement in Court by three witnesses that the accused told..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Extra judicial confession - In order to make an extra judicial confession a reliable evidence it has to be shown that the same was voluntary...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25, 27, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Where the first information report is given by an accused himself to a police officer and amounts to a confessional statement, proof of the confession is prohibited by section 25 of the Evidence Act - No part of the confessional statement can be proved or received in evidence, except to the extent..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, 25, 26, 27-- Confession - Before a confession is relied on it must be clear and unequivocal, whether it is in a judicial or in an extra judicial confession...........

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