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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Culpable Homicide - Conviction - Sustainability - Contention that witnesses has not seen the incident - No blackening, charring and tattooing around wounded area of deceased's body - Moreover, PW1 stated that two fires were shot by accused - But only one wound of entry and only one corresponding..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part-II - Quarrel between accused and his wife on the spur of moment - Accused assaulted his wife and also his mother who tried to intervene with sharp edged weapon - Child of accused woke up and started crying, whereafter accused caused two injuries resulting in the death of child - However,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 10, 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Such confession cannot be used to hold co-accused guilty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Extra judicial confession - Extra judicial confessional statement made orally before a person with whom maker of confession has no intimate relationship - Is not a very strong piece of evidence and it can only be used for corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of four children and a woman with whom he was living as husband and wife - Two children were from the first wife of accused with whom he had divorced and married deceased while projecting himself to be single after changing his name - On..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Intention to cause death - Accused beheaded his wife with chopper which is sharp edged weapon and kept the head portion aside on a mat - Held, it clearly reveals intention of accused to cause death of his wife - Case will not fall u/s 304, Part II - Accused is liable to punishment u/s..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Knowledge and intention to kill - Two litres of kerosene found at scene of offence - Accused in a most heinous manner committed offence by pouring kerosene on his wife and set her at fire - Offence committed with knowledge and intention - Held, not possible to alter conviction from S.302..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proof - Informant has supported prosecution case in his evidence - But his evidence is not fully reliable - Investigating officer has not been examined in this case - Independent witnesses and villagers named in FIR have turned hostile and they have not corroborated evidence of informant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - No evidence that deceased and accused were seen together at the spot of occurrence or nearby the same in close proximity of time - No unanimity regarding manner in which accused arrested - Extra judicial confession allegedly suffered before chance witness and not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Material discrepancy in evidence - Motive for offence not established - FSL report not produced - Conviction cannot be sustained...........

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