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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Murder - Allegation against niece of deceased - Dying declaration of deceased was recorded by Naib Tehsildar - However, Naib Tehsildar did not satisfy himself about fitness of deceased to make a statement - No verification or certification of doctor regarding fitness of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Oral dying declaration - Murder - Allegation against niece of deceased - Oral dying declaration of deceased recorded before PW2, PW3, PW4 and others - Said declaration is clearly an afterthought, inasmuch as same was brought up before trial Court for first time - PWs not made any statement..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - No eye-witness - Land dispute - Depositions of prosecution witnesses which stood rigour of cross-examination clearly support prosecution version and establishes enmity between accused and deceased - Said fact supported by PW1's last seen evidence, her prompt..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of interested witnesses - Long standing land dispute between parties - Going by corroborative statements of interested witnesses, it is discernible that though they are related to each other and to deceased, their evidence cannot be discarded by simply labelling them as..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Dead body of deceased was found near Tube-well in village at the time of inquest - Medical evidence shows that death might have occurred due to ante-mortem injuries at that time - Accused in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C has stated that witnesses gave false statement, but he did not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 32-- Death sentence - Issuance of warrant for execution of death sentence before expiry of period for filing of special leave petition/an appeal against order of conviction - Issuance of warrant for execution of death sentence is contrary to law - Issuance of warrant for execution of death sentence set..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Single blow on vital part of body like head and that too by deadly weapon axe and used with force which proved to be fatal, was sufficient to hold that it was a case of murder within definition of S.300 IPC - Accused liable to be convicted u/s 302 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Merely because altercation might have taken place much earlier and not immediately prior to and/or at the time of commission of offence, it cannot be inferred that there was no intention on part of accused to cause death of deceased - Conversion of conviction by High Court from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Suicide or victim set on fire - 98% burn injuries - Ornaments which belong to victim such as Mangalsutra, a nathi (nose ring) some glass bangles and peinjan (an ornament worn on foot) were found below the pillow in the room - These are such ornaments which an Indian married woman normally does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 149-- Double murder case - Non-applicability of S.149 IPC is no bar in convicting accused u/s 302 IPC r/w S.34 IPC provided there is evidence which discloses commission of offence in furtherance of common intention...........

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