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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2)(n)-- Kidnapping and rape - Age of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix was about 16 years at the time of incident - It is thus, proved that prosecutrix was minor on the date of incident - As such consent is immaterial - Accused is guilty of kidnapping and rape of prosecutrix - Accused rightly convicted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 14, Rule 2, Specific Relief Act, 1963, Section 16, 20-- Preliminary issue - Suit for specific performance - Issue as to readiness and willingness - Issue is a question of fact and not a question of law - Issue of readiness and willingness cannot be determined without referring to evidence on record - Order declining to treat issue of readiness and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, Section 25FFF-- Compensation - Closure of industrial Unit having less than 100 workers - Most of workers have settled their claims by accepting compensation offered by respondent no.1 voluntarily - Only 16 workers remain unpaid, as they did not accept compensation when offered to them - Total compensation paid to..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(i), 2(ia)(a), 2(ia)(m), 16, 17, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Adulteration in mustered oil - Vicarious liability - To substantiate vicarious liability, neither there is averment in complaint nor there is any material to fasten liability of applicants - Proceedings not tenable in law against applicants - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 2(16)(c), Article 35-- Schedule I - Lease - Stamp duty - Right to collect tools (fees) called "Tehbazari" let by Corporation to person concerned squarely attracts S.2(16)(c) of the Act and partakes the character of "lease" and is accordingly chargeable to payment of Stamp duty as per rates specified in Art.35 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 2(16)(c), Transfer of Property Act, 1882, Section 105-- Lease - Expression "Lease" under Stamp Act has a wider meaning as compared to its original meaning contained in S.105 of T.P. Act, in view of use of expression "and includes also" in S.2(16) of Stamp Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 16, 6, 10, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506-- Abetment of offence - Sexual assault on minor by her own grandfather - Petitioner/grandmother of victim was present in house and was made aware by victim that hurt was caused by accused, which statement was neither looked at nor heeded to - Memo of confession as available on police file, is prima..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Accident occurred on account of negligent driving of offending vehicle - Deceased was 34 years of age at the time of accident and left behind 4 dependents in his family - Notional income of deceased rightly taken as Rs.5000 p.m - Tribunal rightly applied deduction..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 16(4), 16(4A), 16(4B), 145(3), 341, 342-- Reservation for SC/ST - Further question were raised about application of principle of creamy layer in situations of competing claims with same races, communities, groups or parts thereof of SC/ST notified by President u/Art.341 and 342 of Constitution of India - Reference to Constitution Bench..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 306, 323-- Rape - Determination of age of deceased - Doctor who conducted post mortem opined that deceased was having public hair and hair in arm pits are well grown, which is possible between 16-17 years and 19-20 years - Trial Court on the basis of oral evidence and medical opinion opined that deceased was..........

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