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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 201-- Rape and murder of 8 years old minor girl - Absence of name of accused in FIR - Father of victim who lodged FIR did not suspect accused - However, after investigation it was found that it was accused who committed the crime - Involvement of accused has been further corroborated by recovery of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 201-- Rape and murder of 8 years old minor girl - Last seen theory - Deceased was last seen with accused by two employees of accused - Deceased missing since then and found dead next morning - Accused confessed his crime which was corroborated by recovery of shawl of deceased at his instance in presence..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 4, 25-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - There is no clinching circumstance which reveal that deceased remained with accused at the night of incidence - Theory of last seen does not inspire confidence - Confession made by accused to police officer is not admissible in view of S.25 of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recoveries of blood stained clothes and weapon of offence at the instance of accused is doubtful - In the absence of any other evidence merely because blood found on deceased matched with the blood found on clothes of accused and recovered weapons it will not be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Delay in lodging FIR - Complainant stated that delay caused due to the threats given by accused to complainant and others against reporting the matter to police - Lodging of FIR instantaneously about commission of offence takes a back seat specifically when life, liberty and welfare of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Non-examination of eye witness - Examination of such eye witness would not have strengthened the case of prosecution any further when two other eye witnesses were examined and their testimonies are reliable and natural - Emphasis of Courts has always been to look to quality of evidence..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Two eye witnesses of occurrence are reliable and natural witnesses - Disclosure statement and recovery of weapon at the instance of accused proved - Motive also proved - Delay of lodging FIR properly explained - Prosecution proved its case beyond reasonable doubt - Conviction upheld -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304- - Nature of offence - Spontaneous exchange of words as regards sharing of remaining amount after consumption of liquor led to sudden fight in heat of passion between accused and deceased - No prior motive or enmity between them as both are close relatives - No evidence to hold that accused took..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Murder - Motive is a double edged weapon - Just as there is a possibility of murders having been committed because of motive due to enmity, there is also a possibility of false implication of innocent people to settle past scores...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Conviction by Trial Court - Acquittal by High Court - Interference with - Held, if view taken by High Court is reasonably possible view, it should not be disturbed because acquittal of accused by High Court has strengthened presumption of innocence of accused...........

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