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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra-judicial confession - Accused made extra judicial confession before PW3, who is merely a servant - There was no reason or occasion for accused to make extra judicial confession before PW3, who is not person of influence having contacts with police or any..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of weapon (Banka) - Banka recovered from accused - But same was not sent to FSL for ascertaining presence or absence of blood on it - Besides it, there is no corroboration by any independent witness of said recovery from open place after about 15-16 days..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Circumstantial evidence - Basic foundation of prosecution had crumbled down by not connecting the accused with the incident in question - When basic foundation in criminal case is so collapsed, circumstantial evidence becomes inconsequential - In such situation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 385(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 201, 34-- Appeal against acquittal - Dismissal of appeal by High Court cursorily and by a cryptic order - Impugned order set aside - Matter remanded - High Court to decide appeal afresh on merits...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Specific Relief Act, 1963, Section 34, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 100-- Suit for declaration and joint possession - Second appeal - Plaintiff failed to prove nature of property in view of prayer made by him in suit - Suit property is not ancestral property as contended by plaintiff - Concurrent findings of Courts below by dismissing suit is based on oral and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Accused `A' died during pendency of appeal - FIR lodged by eye witness does not contain allegation against accused `G' with regard to assault or causing any injury to deceased or that he exhorted accused `A' to kill deceased - Said omission on part of eye witness is material omission,..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 506, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Agreement to sell - Owner of property refusing to execute sale deed and at the same time refusing to refund the amount so received by him - It cannot be said that allegations are predominantly of civil in nature - Criminal intent on the part of accused is involved in the case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Testimony of interested witnesses - Long standing property dispute between parties - Most of PWs are interested witnesses and holding grudge against accused due to property dispute - Incident occurred in day light but no attempt was made by any of eye witnesses or villagers to catch hold..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Defective investigation - Police recovered the lathi allegedly used in offence - However, it is not certain that whether fatal injury could be resulted by it - Blood on the blood stained cap of deceased seized from the place of occurrence not tally with that of deceased - Police officer..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 418, 420, 465, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, 34-- Cognizance of offence in installments - Cheating - Several accused were in the case and some of whom were not public servants - Court proceeded to take cognizance of offences against some of accused in installments, who are not public servants against whom no sanction was necessary - Cognizance in..........

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