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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 323-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses natural and trustworthy - Medical evidence corroborates story of PWs 1 to 3 - Testimony of eye witnesses could not be shaken in cross examination - Role of wife and prior common intention not proved - Conviction of husband, upheld and that of wife set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Criminal Investigation - The fate of a serious case like murder should not be allowed to hinge on faulty investigations - It becomes the duty of the trial court to be a mere spectator, what goes on in the name of trial - Trial judge has to control the trial by active application of mind, when an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Murder - Death sentence - To be awarded in rarest of rare case - Five family member were roasted to death as accused poured petrol and set the house on fire when family members were having food - Accused closed the door of the room - Death Sentence upheld - Held, Murder was committed in a cruel..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 407, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Transfer of trial - Murder case against sitting MLA and three others - Sitting MLA belonged to the party in power - Complainant sought transfer of trial to some other State - Complainant has alleged that the investigating agencies in connivance with the state govt. wanted to shield sitting MLA -..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149-- Accused persons, on account of animosity, with a common intention, armed with deadly weapons, came and assaulted prosecution party in the shop of PW11 and committed murder of two and attempted on the lives of five persons - Delay of 5-1/2 hours in lodging FIR well explained as injured including..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Cogent evidence of eye witnesses - Evidence of discovery only a corroborative piece of evidence - Merely disbelieving discovery evidence does not render entire credible and cogent evidence of eye witnesses to be untruthful - From the evidence on record not believable that accused is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 201-- Male dead body found lying in ditch - Circumstantial evidence - Evidence only of recovery of identity card and photocopy of driving licence of deceased from house of accused - Recovery made after 16 months - No evidence of last seen - Dead body not identified - No identification parade conducted..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder case - Accused convicted on the statement of the wife of the deceased - Statement of wife supported by other two eye witnesses - Statement of wife and other two eye witnesses free from blemishes Statement of the wife cannot be discarded on the ground that she was an interested witness - If..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Test Identification Parade - Eye witnesses (wife of deceased and two others) identified accused for the first time in the court - Incident took place about 8 years back - Murder took place in a brutal manner - Held, it is insignificant if no test identification parade conducted during..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused assaulted complainant party and killed deceased and caused grievous injuries to others by sharp edged weapon - Motive which actuated to commit alleged offence was the dispute between accused person and complainant party with regard to `Med' between their two fields - No..........

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