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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 137, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 120B, 377, 307, 397, 395, 302, 201, 412, Supreme Court Rules, 1966, Order 47, Rule 1- - Review - Rape case - Death sentence - General contentions against capital punishment made by petitioner, which cannot be gone into in the review petition - Each and every ground assailing course of investigation was well considered by trial Court and even in criminal appeal - Even plea of alibi..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of new born female child by her own mother - Baby girl was put in incubator with an oxygen mask and child had not opened her eyes and she did not cry after birth - There was possibility of natural death - Though doctor opined in the post mortem report the cause of death asphyxia but in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Quashing of charges - Murder case - There is sufficient ground for proceeding against accused and frame charges against accused - At the stage of framing charge, Court is not required to hold an elaborate enquiry, only prima facie case is to be seen - High Court committed error in interfering with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Gun shots injuries - Non-recovery of empties of fired cartridges - Material pieces of evidence like empties were lost, but this vital omission not explained by prosecution - Factum assumes importance particularly, in view of fact that FIR is alleged to have been registered promptly at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Material discrepancies between evidence of PW1 and PW3 as to whether there was a scuffle or not is not explained by prosecution, which raises serious doubt in prosecution case - Post mortem report shows four firearm injuries on deceased - PWs 1 and 3 not explained forth firearm injury,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B-- Murder - Gun shots injuries - Non-recovery of empties of fired cartridges - Any act of commission/omission of I.O cannot go to advantage of accused - But in present case where FIR is said to have been registered within half an hour of occurrence and investigation also commenced and no reason found..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324-- Murder - Non-examination of PW `M' is of no consequence, when said witness is not traceable...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324-- Murder - Weapon neither shown to doctor nor shown to appellant during cross examination - Not of such consequence as there is clear medical evidence regarding injury being caused by knife, axe and battle axe...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Appellant shot the deceased while he was attempting to pluck fruit from defence enclave - Appellant was deprived of power of self control upon sudden provocation by children - There was no calculated intention or pre-meditation on his part to commit murder - Offence committed..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324-- Murder - Defence of accused is that it was PW1 who was having an evil eye on bhabhi of accused and on the date of incident he visited house of deceased to rape her - However, it is unbelievable as to a person visiting house of deceased with an intention to commit rape while carrying an axe -..........

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