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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Seven person brutally murdered by eighteen accused - Number of eye-witnesses turned hostile - Accused belonging to mighty cruel upper caste group - Held, in case of this nature, the witnesses turning hostile is not unusual, particularly in a scenario where upper caste people have created such a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Accused formed an unlawful assembly and by way of common object committed murder by assaulting with lathi and spears - Trial Court acquitted accused whereas High Court set aside order of acquittal - Two injured eye-witnesses had clearly supported the prosecution case - Minor discrepancies..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased strangulated and throttled to death - Discovery of dead body at the instance of PW2 - Testimony of child witness and post mortem report in consonance with the case made out by prosecution - Accused No.2 mother of child witness and no reason forthcoming as to why child witness..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Factum of animosity between the parties admitted - In such a case the real assailants would not be left out although false implication could be a possibility...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Conviction u/s 302/149 IPC - Appeal against - Long standing enmity between families of accused and prosecution party - Eye witnesses evidence corroborating each other - Sufficient opportunity given to cross examine PW1 but appellant on one pretext or the other avoided it which shows that appellant..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Conviction - Evidence that after receiving gun shot the victim fell down - However, it is clear from post mortem report that no gun shot wound was found on the body of victim - Dispute relates to property - There is variation of evidence - Serious doubt whether the appellants had..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Acquittal of accused u/s 148 but conviction u/s 302 read with S.149 IPC - Conviction set aside - Offence of rioting must occur when members are charged with murder as the common object of unlawful assembly - S.148 creates liability on persons armed with deadly weapons and is a distinct offence and..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Murder or culpable homicide - Accused and deceased real brothers - Their relations strained due to land dispute - Altercation between deceased and accused before the shots were fired - First shot fired in the air, showing no intention to kill, but only to scare - Second shot..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Dead body found in a deserted well which was accessible to every body - Delay of 9 days in lodging FIR and the same not explained - Dead body recovered after nine days after the deceased was last seen in the company of accused - Motive not proved as..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 302-- Kidnapping and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession before a witness who wrote letter for ransom at the behest of accused - Witness related to accused and not to complainant - Accused got retrieved the dead body of child - Motive was ransom - Held, offence of kidnapping and..........

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