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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 34-- Murder and robbery - Circumstantial evidence -Recovery of cash - Cash is not traced back to deceased, as box from which articles were allegedly stolen is not recovered or seen by any witness - Even in FIR there is no averment of any article or money being stolen or lost - Therefore, when money..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Statement of PW - A statement of prosecution witness which is otherwise untrustworthy cannot be corroborated by another piece of unreliable evidence of another prosecution witness...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Testimony of eye witnesses - Murder case - Merely because eye witness had relationship with deceased, his evidence cannot be discarded as untrustworthy and unreliable being interested witness, when close scrutiny of evidence of eye witnesses reveals consistency in all material particulars -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Sole eye witness - Requirement of corroboration - Testimony of single eye witness when found to be wholly reliable though uncorroborated, may be acted upon for conviction of accused - But where testimony of sole eye witness is found neither wholly reliable nor wholly unreliable, Court has to look..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Eye witness/PW10 to the incident though stated that he saw accused assaulting deceased but said statement of PW10 not find place in his diary statement - Not even a whisper is there in his diary statement that incident took place in his presence - Improvement resorted to by PW10 and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(C)-- Charas - Recovery of 1.50 kg - Non-joining of public witness - Do not ipso-facto make evidence of police witness unreliable or untrustworthy...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Recovery evidence - When recovery is effected pursuant to any statement made by accused, document prepared by I.O contemporaneous with such recovery need not necessarily be attested by independent witness - Recovery evidence cannot be considered unreliable purely on account of no, joining of any..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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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,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Testimony of eye witnesses - Eye witnesses assigned role of all accused of causing injuries in their statements - Independent witnesses also proved incident and role of accused - Mere fact that there are certain inconsistencies with regard to manner of causing injuries as deposed by..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Murder - Cruelty - Accused convicted primarily on the evidence of parents of deceased - However, there is no evidence from any independent witness that parents of deceased were searching of their missing daughter from the date when she was last seen with accused till the date of recovery of dead..........

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