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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Prior enmity - Eye witnesses categorically stated that accused fired gunshot and co-accused hit with a tangi on the right palm of deceased and other two accused (since dead) hit on head of deceased with stone - Neither any contradiction nor any inconsistency in statements of eye witnesses..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - All accused came together armed with lethal weapons in their hands with an intention to attack persons working in field - Three persons including eyewitnesses managed to flee from field but deceased was caught hold and assaulted by accused and thus, died on the spot -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused claiming parity with co-accused who was acquitted - Acquittal of co-accused by giving benefit of doubt by itself can be no ground to discard otherwise reliable evidence which remained unshaken pointing towards complicity of accused in commission of crime - No fault therefore, can..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased suffered as many as 67 injuries most of which were incised wounds caused by sharp weapon like sword - Medical evidence shows that deceased died due to multiple injuries and shock as a result of multiple fractures described in post mortem report - Participation of accused in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident happened all of a sudden - PW3 stated that her father had hit her mother in fit of anger with ghotna - Accused inflicted two blows on head of deceased - He had no intention to kill deceased since weapon used was only ghotna - PW3 and PW4 had not tried to intervene..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
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...........

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