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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..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Aluminium Phosphide - Cannot be administered by deceit - Aluminium Phopshide cannot be mixed with tea for the reason of its pungent smell as the phoshine gas is released immediately on its contact with moisture - Its contact with moisture or liquid emanates pungent smell, which creates suspicion..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(2), 156(3), 200-- Police submitted closure report after investigation - Magistrate accepted the closure report - Complainant filed fresh complaint with Magistrate and sought investigation under Section 156(3) CrPC - Magistrate treated the complaint under Section 200 CrPC and ordered enquiry under Section 202 CrPC -..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Only circumstance relied upon by the prosecution was that both accused and deceased were seen together - Brother and nephew of deceased examined by prosecution are hearsay witnesses - Conduct of sole witness who last saw the deceased and accused..........

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