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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused absconding - Held, this fact itself cannot be a ground for conviction - Circumstances are incriminating, however, the incriminating circumstances should be sufficient to establish complete chain to hold accused guilty - It should not leave any room for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Recovery memo - Evidentiary value of - Recovery of weapon of offence - No witness to recovery - Recovery memo singed by police officer only - Held, no credence can be attached to such recovery - Other evidence also extremely sketchy - Conviction of accused set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Identification of accused - Accused was identified by witness for the first time in Court during recording of evidence - Held, has very little evidentiary value - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder of 5 years girl - Conviction on basis of last seen evidence and recovery of blood stained clothes - Death sentence - Held, there is no inflexible rule that death sentence cannot be awarded in a case resting on circumstantial evidence but Courts are as a matter of prudence hesitant..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,304-- Part I -- Murder - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Proof - No previous enmity between appellant and deceased - Incident took place without premeditation - Time gap between heated exchange of words and second incident of stabbing is only of 2-3 minutes - Held, clearly indicates that it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder - Accused committed murder of his father, step mother and step sister by administering poisonous substance in sweets - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - There was bitter enmity between accused and deceased over division of property - Accused, after murder, put the bodies in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Deceased all alone and unarmed, went to the house of accused `M' to demand his money back - Outside the house, two other accused `D' and `N' get together - Accuse `M' caught hold deceased from his arms - Accused `D' gave repeated stab blows on vital parts of body..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder - Accused committing murder of his father, step-mother and step sister for greed of property - Accused was living jointly with deceased - Facts show deep set rancor between accused and deceased over division of property - Though manner in which crime was committed is deplorable, but..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused persons, six in number, armed with guns and deadly weapons, shot dead two persons and injured three - One of injured succumbed to his injuries after three days - Evidence of eye witnesses beset with serious infirmities and suffer from significant improvements and omissions, thus..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Special Leave Petition (SLP) - Murder case - Accused convicted and sentenced by trial court - Judgment of conviction and order of sentence upheld by High Court in appeal preferred by convict - Special Leave Petition (SLP) against judgment of High Court dismissed summarily - Held, dismissal of SLP..........

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