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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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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
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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
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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
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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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Summoning of additional accused - Offence u/ss 323, 504, 506 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Complainant suffered only one bone injury that too by co-accused - Role of beating by kicks and fists is assigned to petitioner but no such injury was found on the body of complainant - Incident occurred..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of the Act - Two persons came out of house and physically assaulted victim and one of whom used word indicating caste - Informant was not sure as to who uttered word in question - Circumstances as detailed by prosecution do not lead to draw an inevitable conclusion that word..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, 326, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 294, 326, 34 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Petitioners being warden of jail were performing their official duties when complainant was found in restricted zone of jail - Act complained of due to which offence is stated to have been committed appears to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/ss 323, 504, IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Delay of 7 days in lodging FIR not explained by prosecution - Nature of superficial injuries on the mother of first informant, which were opined to be one week old, not produced in evidence - None of independent witness or villager who..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 143, 341, 323, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act and Ss.143, 341, 323 IPC - Quashing of FIR - Incident took place in the night at riverbed - Complainant himself stated that no other person witnessed the incident - It cannot be said that accused committed offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act or intentionally insulted..........

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