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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 7, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last seen theory - Deceased last seen with accused two days prior to date of incident - Held, time gap is not long and circumstances pertaining to theory of last seen deserves acceptance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Non-examination of independent witnesses - Contention that apart from police officials no other independent witness has been examined - PW8 has vividly described occurrence and graphic description has not been, in any manner, dented in spite of roving cross-examination - Despite searching..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proof - Incident took place when deceased and one other police official had tried to apprehend accused/proclaimed offender - Contention on behalf of accused that while accused and deceased were grappling shot was fired at by other police official from service revolver hit deceased -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Murder - Order of acquittal - Interference by superior court - Held, in exceptional cases where there are compelling circumstances to interfere and judgment under appeal is found to be perverse, appellate Court can interfere with order of acquittal - Appellate Court should bear in mind presumption..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Motive - Proof - Held, from extra judicial confession made by appellant to PW8, it is clear that motive of appellant was to take possession of mule cart and sell same and make money - Thus, prosecution successfully established motive of appellant to kill deceased...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394-- Murder - Non-examination of some witnesses - Effect - Evidence of PW1, PW2, PW3, PW8 and PW11 sufficient to unfold prosecution story against appellant and prove beyond reasonable doubt that it is appellant who had killed deceased and committed theft of his mule cart - Held, no, examination of..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 379, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Proof - Deceased last seen in the company of appellant and accused No.1 - Oral evidence extracted against each of the circumstance could not be contradicted materially as prosecution witnesses remained firm and unshaken - Documents exhibited by prosecution..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Proof - PW5, mother of deceased child, deposed that while she was preparing food in kitchen deceased was also in kitchen holding her sari - Suddenly, appellant/accused came and assaulted deceased and as a result of assault victim fell on ground - When PW5 shouted for help..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proof - Circumstantial evidence - On 21.02.2008 around 2:30 P.M. deceased met his death in court-yard of accused person who is his own so, i, law - Death of deceased homicidal in nature - Though there were two cut wounds on body of deceased yet death was mainly occasioned by a huge cut..........

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