Tag Archives: Murder

[Case Brief] Atul Thakur v/s State of Himachal Pradesh, 2018

Brief Facts and Procedural History: The victim Hitesh Thakur had visited the house of Mukesh Thakur (Accused No.2) where a drinking party was arranged during the night of 27.07.2011 and 28.07.2011. Deceased Hitesh and the accused were known to each other and were cordial. In this party, a large quantity of alcohol was consumed by […]

Anjan Das Gupta v/s. State of West Bengal & Ors.

In the instant judgement, the Honourable Apex Court of the country has made the accused liable for murder under section 302/34 of Indian Penal Code, 1960. It is interesting how the Honourable Supreme Court by placing reliance on Arya Joseph alias current Kunjukunju v/s. State of Kerala held that the FIR in the question is not […]