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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84, 302-- Murder - Plea of insanity - State witness mother of the deceased and aunty of accused - Mother of deceased has gone on record to say that accused was ill and was getting hallucinations - Held, this is important circumstance pointing towards the insanity of the accused - Accused had killed her..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Accused twenty four in number, armed with deadly weapons came to the spot, encircled complainant party and killed deceased by use of firearms - Accused persons did not lift any object lying on the spot, but used firearm, sharp edged weapons and stick with which they were armed - Held, gathering of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder and causing disappearance of evidence - Accused, while in drunken condition, quarreled with deceased relating to money dispute, killed him by strangulation and buried the body in the fields - Evidence regarding last seen together credible and trustworthy - Accused offered no explanation..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Silence of accused - Accused were parents who allegedly killed their child who was few days old - Silence took as a circumstance against the accused - Held, silence alone could certainly not be taken as evidence against her - It is fundamental principle of law in criminal jurisprudence..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last Seen Theory - Circumstance of last seen relevant where established that time gap between the point when the accused and deceased were found together alive and when deceased was found dead is so small that possibility of any other person being with the deceased could completely be..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Long standing property dispute between accused and deceased - Testimony of prosecution witnesses consistent and compatible with each other - Accused last seen in the company of the deceased - Time gap between last seen circumstance and death was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 149-- Conviction - Extra judicial confession - Confession not admissible in evidence - Co-accused acquitted as such appellant too cannot be convicted on the basis of the last seen evidence - Circumstances not leading to one and only one conclusion that the appellant is guilty of the offence charged with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder by firing shot - All four accused carried weapons with them - At the exhortation of one of accused that it is opportune time to eliminate deceased, dragged deceased from platform to Peepal tree where deceased was shot dead by other two accused persons - A pre-concerted mind and a common..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304II, 323, 447-- Nature of offence - Co-accused acquittal by trial Court - Acquittal not challenged - Lathi blow by a young matured boy on the head of an old lady - Even if incident took place at the spur of moment, even then appellant had knowledge that the injury inflicted was likely to cause death - Offence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147-- Appeal against acquittal - PWs 1 and 2 right disbelieved by trial Court - No illegality or perversity in order of acquittal - If two views are possible, one pointing to the guilt of accused and the other to his innocence then view which is favourable to the accused should be adopted - Prosecution..........

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