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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - It is not necessary that dead body of the victim should be found and identified - Conviction for offence of murder does not necessarily depend upon corpus delicti being found - The corpus delicti in a murder case has two components - death as result, and criminal agency of another as the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Murder - Only one accused who was inimical towards the deceased - Delay in preferring complaint by itself is not a ground to throw away the prosecution case when there is sufficient material to establish that accused is responsible for the commission of offence - Not a perverse finding - Calls for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Single blow with wooden pestle on head of deceased which caused multiple fractures on the skull leading to almost instantaneous death - Accused guilty of offence u/s 302 IPC...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Watchman found burnt dead - Conviction - Appeal - PWs.3 and 4, auto driver by profession claimed to pass through the place of occurrence at the time of incident i.e. 3 A.M. - They remained silent for 35 days despite having come to know from newspaper next day that deceased watchman had..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted as (i) No evidence that there were any objectionable relations between deceased and niece of appellant prompting him to take extreme step; (ii) No independent witness joined by IO at the time of recording disclosure statement of appellant or..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused arrested immediately after the incident with the blood stained 'Balkati' - Admitted to have assaulted the deceased in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. and also admitted his arrest from the spot - FIR promptly lodged - Non mention of name of P.W.2 in FIR not fatal to prosecution case..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Bail - Offence u/ss 302 & 376 IPC - No convincing evidence against applicant - Evidence available on record against applicant very weak - Applicant a poor young man who earns his livelihood by repairing punctures of cycle tubes - Applicant in jail for more than two years - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Property dispute - Murder of brother, his wife and a child - Sentence - Accused was 28 years of age at the time of incident - Accused in jail since 30.06.2001 and in the death cell since the date of judgment of High Court on 30.05.2006 - Antecedent of accused unblemished - Murders not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), 235(2)-- Murder - Death sentence - Merely because accused committed murder in a very brutal and inhuman fashion, that alone cannot justify inflicting of death penalty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), 235(2)-- Murder - Death sentence - Life imprisonment is the rule and death sentence an exception - Mitigating circumstances must be given due consideration - In considering the question of sentence Court must show a real and abiding concern for the dignity of human life which must postulate resistance to..........

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