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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 143, 148, 149, 114, 324-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Acquittal upheld on following grounds: (i) Motive not proved; (ii) Testimonies of eye witnesses and their presence at the spot doubtful; (iii) Delay in making FIR not explained; (iv) Search and seizure doubtful as blood stained clothes of witnesses not seized; (v)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 326, 324, 427, 436, 435, 452, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Recovery of certain weapons with blood stains immediately on the day after the incident on the disclosure statement of accused, mere fact that those recoveries were not supported by independent panch witnesses, is not a ground to doubt on said recoveries - Recoveries..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 326, 324, 427, 436, 435, 452, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Testimony of sole witness - All PWs not supported prosecution case except PW 12 wife of deceased - PW12 concentrated only upon roles of those accused who were directly responsible for having committed certain overt acts - Out of large body of 34 accused, she named only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 324, 148, 149-- Murder - Eye witnesses - All eye witnesses consistent about occurrence - Testimony of eye witnesses credible and trustworthy as it is corroborated by medical evidence - Evidence of injured witnesses cannot be disbelieved and their presence at the scene of occurrence cannot be doubted - Presence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324, 325, 148, 149-- Delay of 11 days in lodging FIR - No satisfactorily explanation for such inordinate delay - Unreasonable and undue delay of filing FIR can throw a cloud of suspicion on deeds of prosecution case - Testimony of complainant was wholly inconsistent and replete with contradictions - High Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 324, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - In the instant case, three accused persons assaulted deceased with fists and legs and however, they were not armed with any weapon - Thereafter, accused `R' appeared at the scene and assaulted deceased with `Danda' - Deceased died of `Danda' injuries - Accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 452, 34-- Double murder - Injuries suffered by deceased incised wounds and one fire arm injury - However, none of injuries on person of deceased could be attributed to lathi which was supposedly in the hands of accused - Testimony of PWs and other material on record shows that involvement of accused in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 324, 326-- Offence u/ss 324, 326 IPC - Compromise - Non-compoundable offence - Offence though cannot be compounded but compromise can be taken into account for reducing the sentence - Taking into account the compromise between parties particularly when they are close relatives, sentence reduced to period..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 324, 34-- Murder or hurt - Proof - Accused A-2 charged for offences u/ss 147, 148 and 302 r/w S.149 IPC - Only overt act attributed to accused that he beat victim who intervened during attack with blunt axe on his back side - Medical Officer opined that injury was simple in nature - Held, accused A-2 is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 323, 34- - Murder - Proof - Death of deceased occasioned by assault committed by accused-appellant No.4 in abdominal region with knife by inflicting 4-5 knife blows - Held, accused-appellant No.4 had requisite intention if not of causing death, at least, of causing such bodily injury which was likely to..........

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