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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Partial statement of prosecution witness doubtful - Appreciation of evidence - Statement of eye-witness proved on record - Recovery of weapon and motor cycle proved - Even, statement of PWs 6 & 7 (doctors) clearly states that injury on head attributed is sufficient to cause death - Thus,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Motive - Murder - Circumstantial evidence - If prosecution establishes motive for accused to commit crime it will undoubtedly strengthen prosecution version based on circumstantial evidence, but that is far cry from saying that absence of motive for the commission of crime by accused will..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 136, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34-- Murder case - Credibility of witnesses - Ordinarily not re-visited in appeal by special leave...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Recovery of weapon proved on record - Even, evidence establishes that bullet found in the body of deceased was fired from the gun which is allotted to accused - Moreover, accused and deceased were last seen together - Testimony of witnesses found to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Merely because two fatal injuries noticed during post mortem of dead body of deceased, would not bring case within any exception to hold that it was a case of culpable homicide not amounting to murder, particularly, when offence of murder was otherwise proved on record...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Mere presence of three accused at the scene of crime, cannot be basis to record a finding of guilt against any of them by applying S.34 IPC, particularly when proved chain of circumstances is not enough to establish their complicity in causing fatal injuries to deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Circumstantial evidence - No evidence on record regarding common intention of three accused or prior meeting of their minds to kill deceased - Even there is no evidence to show that these accused were wielding lathis or had assaulted deceased by lathi - For want of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Involvement of accused `D' in crime proved on record, particularly on account of recovery of weapon from his house, which was used to assault deceased - No explanation given by accused for the same except claiming to be innocent - Medical evidence does indicate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Evidence of eye witnesses - A-4 fired on abdomen of deceased - Non-recovery and no, production of weapon would not materially affect the prosecution case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Evidence of eye witnesses - Eye witnesses witnessed the incident and stated that deceased was surrounded by accused persons - Said witnesses are natural witnesses, as they were purchasing some articles in market at the time of occurrence - Moreover, both the Courts below accepted evidence..........

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