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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Accused got recovered knife - Witness to the recovery memo of knife was also witness of memo vide which blood stained pant was recovered - Testimony of the witness disbelieved regarding recovery of blood stained pant - No reliance can be placed on the testimony of this witness regarding..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Murder - Death sentence - Mere number of persons killed is not by itself a circumstance which justifies the death sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Young age of the accused persons - No criminal antecedents - Murder though brutal but not a diabolic murder nor had the murderers acted in depravity of their minds by disfiguring the bodies - Incident must have taken place barely within 10-15 minutes - Cruel acts on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Murder reference - High Court can recall the witnesses for confrontation as proceedings before High Court are in the nature of original proceedings and an extended trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Motive - Allegations that accused fired at deceased with gun - Wife of deceased withstood extensive cross examination - She gave long description of the incident and stood by the story of the shot fired by the accused - Time and place of incident and weapon used not controverted by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 45, 57-- Life imprisonment - Not an imprisonment for the whole of convicts life - A convict awarded life sentence has to undergo imprisonment for at least 14 years which is subject to exceptions of power of President and Governor vested under Articles 72 & 61 of Constitution of India...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433, 433A, 432-- Death sentence commuted to life imprisonment - Accused serving 17 years imprisonment out of which 14 years actual and 3 years remission - Seeking premature release - Not a fit case to release accused on completion of 14 years of imprisonment - Case for premature release may be taken up by..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 149, 300-- Group clash - Role of some of the accused not mentioned in the FIR - The incident had taken place in a state of quarrel - Held, it is quite natural that in faction ridden villages there is a tendency to implicate all the supporters of the group - Accused who were not assigned any role in the FIR..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307-- Death in police encounter - Version of police that on the night of occurrence a police party was engaged in encounter with 4/5 terrorists - Two occupants of car died in cross firing - Car not damaged by firing - No injury received by driver of car - Post mortem report shows that while sitting in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Murder of seven person belonging to lower caste by eighteen accused from a mighty cruel upper caste group - Dying declaration of one of the injured - Omission of the names of some of the accused in the dying declaration - Dying declaration cannot be discarded - While..........

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