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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused committed rape on prosecutrix and threatened her with dire consequences in case she disclosed the incident to anybody - Prosecutrix was more than 16 years of age - She was found to be carrying pregnancy of about 7-8 months - FIR lodged after 5-6 months of incident - It seems..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Bail - No allegation that petitioner maintained relation with prosecutrix without her consent - Prosecutrix is about six years older than petitioner - Applicability of S.376 IPC would be moot point during course of trial - Petitioner is already in custody and his further incarceration does..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), 200, 202, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 406-- Complaint - Offence u/ss 376 & 406 IPC - Magistrate may either apply his mind for purpose of proceeding u/s 200 Cr.P.C. or order investigation u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. - If for any reason complainant wants herself to be examined by a lady doctor then Magistrate can order her examination to be done by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 114-- Additional accused - Rape - No allegations against accused persons in FIR and in statements of prosecutrix and her parents - Prosecutrix recovered after incident and much before lodging of FIR but nothing stated against accused persons by prosecutrix to her parents - Even parents of prosecutrix..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376(2)-- Kidnapping and rape - Conviction - Validity - Victim aged below 16 years - Accused, by false representation, instead of taking victim to park as suggested by him took her to distant place and there-from to other places - No evidence that victim had gone with consent of her lawful guardian -..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376(2)-- Kidnapping and rape - Running of sentences - Held, trial Court is competent to direct sentences to run consecutively but for fact that sentence to imprisonment cannot be longer than 14 years - In present case, appellant has been awarded sentence for R.I. for 10 years for offence u/s.376(2) IPC and..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376(2)-- Kidnapping and rape - Imposition of fine - Accused was wage earner hailing from rural background staying in distant place - He left his native place for earning livelihood at age of 23 years - Major part of youth of accused spent inside jail - Held, sentence of fine of Rs.20,000/- for offence of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 342, 354(A), 376, 120B, 506, 509, 34, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 23, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8-- Bail - Wrongful confinement, criminal intimidation and sexual offences - Investigation is complete - Challan already filed - Both the petitioners are not in a position to either influence or tamper with the evidence or threat the complainant in any manner unlike the main accused - Nothing to..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused can be convicted on the sole testimony of victim provided the same does not suffer from any basic infirmity - Corroboration may be insisted upon where a woman having attained majority is found in a compromising position and there is likelihood of her having made false accusation..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Acquittal upheld - (i) there was ample time for victim to run away; (ii) It was natural that there would have been push and pull and wearing apparels are likely to have been torn but it is neither stated nor proved; (iii) it is not stated that any force in any manner was used to restrain..........

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