Death sentence reversed on delay in taking staement giving benefit of doubt.

  Supreme Court of India Jagjit Singh @ Jagga vs State Of Punjab on 18 January, 2005 Equivalent citations: AIR 2005 SC 913, 2005 (1) ALD Cri 741, 2005 CriLJ 955, JT 2005 (11) SC 313, 2005 II OLR SC 467, (2005) 3 SCC 689 Author: B Singh Bench: P V Reddi, B Singh JUDGMENT … Continue reading Death sentence reversed on delay in taking staement giving benefit of doubt.

Bhagwan Singh & Ors vs State Of M.P

Excerpt: The most striking feature of the case casting great doubt on the evidence of the child witness is the fact that although the child had named three appellants/accused in his statement under Section 161 Cr.P.C on 01.3.1984, the named accused were not arrested immediately thereafter. They were arrested as per the arrest memo (Ex.P18) on 12.3.1984. It … Continue reading Bhagwan Singh & Ors vs State Of M.P