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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 364, 324-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - Abduction - Eye witnesses/interested witnesses - Incident occurred inside the house of deceased - It is only the family members who could witness it - PW4 is an independent witness and was also injured during incident - His testimony corroborates the testimonies..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 364, 324-- Unlawful assembly - Common object - Abduction - Appellants armed with deadly weapons allegedly raided the house of deceased and abducted him in order to murder him - Evidence on record shows that right from the beginning appellants shared common object of assembly at all stages - No infirmity in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 353, 379, 411, 34-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 324, 353, 379, 411, 34 IPC - Identification of accused - Accused persons identified in Court for the first time after a gap of more than 2 years from the date of incident - Incident occurred in the night, at a place with improper lighting - Accused persons not known to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 353, 379, 411, 34-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 324, 353, 379, 411, 34 IPC - Delay of 8 days by investigating agency to make arrest of all accused - Plea that accused were absconding, rejected, as if they were really absconding then they should remain absconding - Arrest of accused from home casts a shadow of doubt on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 353, 379, 411, 34-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 324, 353, 379, 411, 34 IPC - Material contradictions in the prosecution story - Accused acquitted viz. : (i) FIR lodged against four unknown persons, despite the fact that complainant knew the name of one of accused; (ii) Forest officers including driver of jeep ten in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11-- Murder - Plea of alibi - Accused pleaded that on the date of incident he was discharging his duties in school and was not present at the place of incident when occurrence took place - However, three injured eye witnesses assigned specific role as to how accused assaulted deceased who suffered ante..........
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 - Interested witnesses - Evidence of interested witnesses/eye witnesses is doubtful - Presence of injured witnesses at the occurrence is disputed as neither injuries sustained by them are proved nor their clothes were seized which are alleged to contain the blood stains..........
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..........

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