Unless the dying declaration is wholly reliable, voluntarily free from all doubts and truthful and further the maker was in fit medical condition, it can not be the basis for conviction. 

Excerpt:  . Unless the dying declaration is wholly reliable, voluntarily free from all doubts and truthful and further the maker was in fit medical condition, it can not be the basis for conviction. In the present case even though the prosecution made an attempt to prove ill-treatment or cruelty against the deceased to prove commission … Continue reading Unless the dying declaration is wholly reliable, voluntarily free from all doubts and truthful and further the maker was in fit medical condition, it can not be the basis for conviction. 

Pramod S/O Badriprasad Pal vs The State Of Mah

Excerpt:   If at all it was the case of the prosecution witnesses that the Deepa was subjected to cruelty soon before her death, it is not clear as to why the parents of Deepa had not lodged any complaint in the police station that Deepa was ill-treated by the accused and the ill-treatment was … Continue reading Pramod S/O Badriprasad Pal vs The State Of Mah

Neelam Devi vs The State Of Jharkhand

Excerpt: Jharkhand High Court Neelam Devi vs The State Of Jharkhand on 10 May, 2019 Criminal Appeal (S.J.) No. 187 of 2006 ----------- [Against the judgment of conviction dated 02.02.2006 and order of sentence dated 04.02.2006, passed by the learned 1st Additional Sessions Judge, Jamshedpur in Sessions Trial No. 335 of 1999.] ----------- Neelam Devi … Continue reading Neelam Devi vs The State Of Jharkhand

Vadde Rama Rao vs State Of Andhra Pradesh

Andhra High Court Vadde Rama Rao vs State Of Andhra Pradesh on 25 August, 1989 Equivalent citations: 1990 CriLJ 1666 Bench: B Rao JUDGMENT (1) This is an appeal filed by the sole accused against his conviction under Section 304-B I.P.C. and sentence to suffer rigorous imprisonment for seven years. (2) The facts in brief as spoken … Continue reading Vadde Rama Rao vs State Of Andhra Pradesh

Phoolwati vs State

Excerpt: Delhi High Court Phoolwati vs State on 11 February, 2014 Author: Indermeet Kaur * IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI % Judgment reserved on: 05.02.2014. Judgment delivered on:11.02.2014. + CRL.A. 81/2006 PHOOL WATI & ANR. (IN J.C.) ..... Appellant Through Mr. Satish Tamta, Advocate. versus STATE ..... Respondent Through Ms. Kusum … Continue reading Phoolwati vs State