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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Medical evidence - Nature of injuries especially injury in back of head led officer writing inquest report to believe that bullet entered from back of head and came out of mouth - Said impression recorded in inquest report was only opinion of person preparing inquest report and due to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Motive of occurrence proved on record from oral evidence of eye witness - Fardbeyan of informant was recorded on the spot itself by police officials - Names of all five accused and role attributed to them have been promptly recorded by police officials within half an hour of incident on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Relative witnesses - Murder case - PW11, who is brother of deceased, and PW13 is husband of niece of deceased fully corroborated prosecution case in their evidence - Mere fact that they are related to deceased, does not impeach their evidence in any manner and cannot be considered them as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - PW5/eye witness in his statement only taken names of four accused, who were seen running away from spot - He did not take name of A-2 - Mere fact that PW5 did not mention name of A-2, cannot lead to inference that A-2 was not involved in the incident, particularly when presence of A-2 is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 153A, 120B, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967, Section 16, 18, 43D(2)(b)- - Offence u/ss 302, 153-A, 120-B IPC and Ss.16, 18 of 1967 Act - Specific reason assigned by Public prosecutor fulfilling the mandate and requirement of S.43-D(2)(b) of 1967 Act and said fact was considered by Special Court who after recording its satisfaction granted detention of accused for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(c)-- Murder - Gunshot injury - Rifle was recovered from house of A-1 as per his disclosure statement and a double barrel gun was also recovered from house of A-2 - However, post mortem report does not state as to whether those gun wounds were caused by rifle or by gun - In the absence of definite..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(c)-- Murder - Source of light at the spot - Identification of accused - Incident occurred in agricultural field of complainant where it was dark - Panchnama of scene of occurrence shows no indication of electric light at the spot - Case of prosecution is that accused and six other co-accused surrounded..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(c)-- Murder - Gunshot injury - Recovery witnesses not supported the prosecution case - There was darkness at the time at place of occurrence making it difficult for witness to identify assailants - Evidence of eye witnesses contradictory to each other as to firing of fatal blow - Guilt of accused not..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 325, 324, 323, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Injuries on the person of accused - Non explanation - Not even an iota of evidence which could even remotely prove and establish how accused persons sustained injuries - Non expalanton how accused persons sustained injuries proves fatal to the prosecution case - Accused rightly acquitted...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 325, 324, 323, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Prosecution case full of contradictions and discrepancies - True version of occurrence not given by prosecution witnesses - Testimonies of PWs 1 to 5 not in consonance with each other and suffer from discrepancies and contradictions and they create a doubt about the veracity of..........

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