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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Common object - Accused went to the house of complainant armed with gun and lathis - This visit was preceded by a scuffle which had taken place just before that - All accused came with clear motive in mind to bodily harm the members of complainant family with common objective - A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 302-- Robbery - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Accused were seen by PWs in the vicinity of neighborhood in the morning of day of incident - Last seen theory built up on the evidence of PW5 and PW7 leaves a significant margin of time during which crime could have been committed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114-- Robbery - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of ornaments of deceased - Can lead to presumption that accused committed robbery, but charge of murder cannot be brought home unless there is some evidence to show that robbery and murder occurred at the same time i.e in the course of same..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of daughter by father by administering poison - However, doctor opined that death occurred on account of head injury - It was not even remotely the case of prosecution that accused is in any way responsible for head injury suffered by deceased - Moreover, PW12, wife of accused, who..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 143, 147, 148, 149, 324, 436, 427, 452-- Double murder - Unlawful assembly - Appeal against conviction - Testimonies of material witnesses as regarding assault on deceased difficult to believe, in absence of reliable evidence - Though presence of accused along with other acquitted accused is established on record, but in the absence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of his wife and daughter, as there was serious dispute between spouses as to extra marital affair of accused - He was last seen in the company of both the deceased and dead bodies were recovered on the very next day - Accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - All accused who participated in crime with A-1 acquitted - Vicarious liability u/s 34 IPC would not be attracted so as to hold A-1 liable for offence u/s 302 IPC with the aid of S.34 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 34-- Murder - Evidence of PW1 shows that A-1 was responsible for causing knife injury on the leg of deceased - Post mortem report though not very explicit, does record an injury on the leg of deceased - A-1 held, liable for such injury for an offence punishable u/s 324 IPC - Sentence of accused u/ss..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Double murder case - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of blood stained clothes of accused at his instance - Blood report of both the deceased was not produced - Even blood group of accused was also not ascertained - Mere matching of blood group on blood stained clothes, which was even on bed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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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..........

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