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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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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..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Extra judicial confession - Murder case - PW5 being watchman in field, saw accused jumping stone fence after the crime and when he questioned him, accused told him that people were chasing him and at that time accused told PW5 that he finished deceased - Accused was holding axe at the relevant..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Prior enmity - Accused tried to outrage the modesty of daughter of brother of deceased prior to incident in question and at that time deceased assaulted accused and advised him suitably - On the very night, accused went to place where deceased was sleeping and assaulted him - Said fact is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - It was recorded by PW12, Tehsildar, which gives an impression that same generated to make Courts believe the case against accused - Extra judicial confession is suspicious and full of facts and graphically discloses antecedents of A-1,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Witnesses of abduction and conspiracy turned hostile - Motive of crime not proved on record - Recovery of blood stained articles also not proved, as prosecution failed to place chemical analysis report on record - Moreover, though serological report found that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Double murder case - Sentence - If accused murdered two persons then he has to be sentenced for two offences u/s 302 IPC for which he has been convicted - Same analogy shall be applied for offence u/s 201 IPC - Matter remitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Motive - All the alleged facts indicating motive relied upon by prosecution regarding affair of one family member of accused with family member of deceased, money transaction, dismissal of A-2 from temporary service, are not directly connected to deceased and are..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of two knives - Recovery effected from A-1 - I.O deposed that after seizure of knives, same was not sealed and he merely put them in box and sent the same to Magistrate - Such procedure adopted by prosecution is highly improper and illegal, as box can be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 449, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - Evidence of Last seen is doubtful, as there were contradictory statements - Even statements of witnesses recorded by police after delay of one week, which amounts to highly unnatural conduct on their part - News of murder of deceased became..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Sudden and grave provocation - Deceased called accused No.1 and her daughter as prostitutes - No lady would like to hear such a word from her husband and most importantly she would not be ready to hear such a word against her daughter - Incident result of a sudden and grave..........

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