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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 14, 20, 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341, 323, 34- - Special Court - Order taking cognizance - Jurisdiction to entertain a complaint and to take cognizance of offence under SC/ST Act is exclusively conferred upon Special Court, as provisions of general law empowering Magistrate to take cognizance of offences in question would be overridden by..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 452, 427, 354, 201, 341, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), (xi), (s)-- Bail - Offence u/ss 323, 325, 452, 427, 354, 201, 341, 34 IPC and S.3(1)(x), (xi), (s) of SC/ST Act - No allegations regarding uttering derogatory remarks made by complainant at initial stage when she dialed at No.100 - Petitioners are in custody since March 2019 and even arguments on charge have..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Complainant stated that petitioner while referring to Dalits employed the expression `Avan', which constitute intentional insult to SCs - However, word `Avan' is not an insulting connotation as per writings of one of Scholar - Ingredients of S.3(1)(x) of the Act..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, 452, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(X)-- Offence u/ss 323, 504, 506, 452 IPC and S.3(1)(X) of SC/ST Act - Complainant and his two witnesses were present on the spot at the time of occurrence - There is no exaggeration, material contradiction or embellishment in statement of all those three witnesses - Medical report is also in consonance..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 294 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST - Accused allegedly abused complainant, proved on record - However, expressions used by accused during course of vertical altercation did not refer to caste or tribe that complainant belonged - Conviction of accused u/s 294 IPC upheld and accused..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 323 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Incident took place in the residential quarter of PW14, who is daughter of complainant - However, PW14 not supported prosecution case - Genesis of case is suppressed by prosecution - No specific allegation in complaint that with an intention of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(b), 420, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Rape - Prosecutrix a widow fallen in love with accused and used to reside with him - Parties were in relationship with each other for quite some time and living together till she came to know that accused had married some other woman - Prosecutrix had taken a conscious decision after active..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 448, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi), 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/ss 354, 448, 34 IPC and Ss.3(1)(xi), 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Compounding of offence - Reduction of sentence - Affidavit filed by complainant shows that incident in question took place almost 9 years ago due to misunderstanding and spur of moment - Relation between parties now very cordial..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Merely calling a person by caste does not attract penal provision...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Alleged place of occurrence as revealed from materials on record is the residential house of complainant that too inside her house - Complainant has no case that public was present at the time of occurrence - House of complainant thus, not come within ambit of..........

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