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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 302, 148, 149-- Accused allegedly caused death of two persons and injuries to others by firing on them and assaulting them with deadly weapons - Gun shot injuries tallied with medical evidence - Reliable eye witnesses stated that there was previous enmity between accused and complainant and litigation was going..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Sustainability - Link evidence missing - Deceased seen last not only with accused alone but another person was also present in same room - That person not examined by prosecution for reason best known to them - Child witness declared hostile - So-called extra-judicial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,304-- part I, 34 - Murder - Injuries on person of accused - Non explanation thereof - Prosecution witness did not utter a single word as to how accused suffered injuries - Injuries on person of accused not explained - Held, defence can legitimately raise a suspicion that genesis of incident shrouded in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proof of - Evidence - Held, it is not quantity but quality of evidence which clinches the issue in criminal trial - Quality of evidence of PW 1 is very high and her evidence alone is sufficient for conviction of accused...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,149,147,148,450, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3,118-- Appellant convicted on the testimony of three eyewitnesses - Appeal - PW2 was child witness and Court itself stated that she lacks power of understanding because of her childhood - Presence of PW1 at the time of incident was doubtful as he himself admitted in his cross examination that he used to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 121, 121A, 186, 353, 302, 468, 471, 474, 420, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 4, Foreigners Act, 1946, Section 14-- Militant attack on Lal Quila - Appellant was responsible for incident of shooting inside Lal Quila (Red Fort) which resulted in death of three soldiers of Army - Incident was result of well planned conspiracy between appellant and some other militants including deceased Abu Shamal who was killed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 121, 121A, 186, 353, 302, 468, 471, 474, 420, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 4, Foreigners Act, 1946, Section 14-- Militant attack on Lal Quila - Criminal conspiracy - Proof - Held, once prosecution proves that there was meeting of minds between two persons to commit crime, there would be an emergence of conspiracy - Fact that barely within minutes of attack, BBC correspondents in Srinagar and Delhi were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 121, 121A, 186, 353, 302, 468, 471, 474, 420, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, Explosive Substances Act, 1908, Section 4, Foreigners Act, 1946, Section 14-- Militant attack on Lal Quila - Death sentence - Validity - Attack on Indian Army unit stationed in Red Fort resulting in death of three persons - Held, attack amounts to waging war against India - There can be no question of compromising - Case falls in the category of rarest of rare cases -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,304-- Part I -- Murder - Exception - Burden of proof - Held, obligation to prove an exception lies on an accused - Onus of proof which accused has to discharge is not as strict as in case of prosecution which had to prove its case beyond doubt...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Absence of motive - Effect of - Held, in a case where circumstantial evidence is so strong with various other circumstances and the chain of circumstances against accused is so complete as to rule out any hypothesis compatible his innocence despite the motive..........

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