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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty upon husband - False allegations of dowry demand, physical and mental harassment made by wife and even going to the extent that she was threatened to be set on fire by putting kerosene oil on her are of very serious nature, particularly, when there is unrebutted testimony of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Prior enmity - Weapons of offence recovered at the disclosure statement of accused `D' and it was he who pointed out the place where weapons of crime was hidden - It was not possible that accused `D' was not aware of place of hiding of weapons used in the incident -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Condonation of delay - Delay of 215 days in filing appeal - Appellant who is an old lady, rigorously contesting the case for the last about 23 years - Delay of 215 days, which crept-in in filing the appeal before District Collector was not on account of any dilatory tactics, want of bona fides,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Circumstantial evidence - Where case against accused depends wholly or partly on inferences from circumstantial evidence, fact finders cannot logically convict unless they are sure that inferences of guilt are the only ones that can reasonably be drawn - If they think that there are possible..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 10-- Sexual assault of minor girl aged about 8 years - Reduction of sentence - Minimum sentence prescribed u/s 10 of the Act is R.I of 5 years, which cannot be modified or altered - Accused aged 60 years committed sexual assault on 8 years old girl, who is akin to his daughter - He was also involved in..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Filing of false cases and accusation by wife - Making false allegation about demand of dowry and frequently calling police at the drop of hat and making entire family of husband to make rounds of police station and remain under fear of being implicated in a criminal case, are..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 10-- Sexual assault of minor girl aged about 8 years - Testimony of child victim - Accused 60 years old, committed aggravated sexual assault upon child victim by touching her waist and vagina - Victim gave statements at different stages of investigation/trial, but her version is consistent through out..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix was more than 18 years of age at the time of incident - No external or internal injury found on the body of prosecutrix - No traces of semen on vaginal swabs - Manner in which incident narrated and post conduct raises doubts about incident - Two independent witnesses denied the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Accused an IG of Police molested prosecutrix aged 15 years - Prosecutrix committed suicide due to this incident after 3 years - Occurrence of overt act is well proved by unimpeachable testimony of eye witness PW13, which is corroborated by other PWs - Delay of about 6..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 1, Rule 10-- Impleadment of a party at appellate stage - Partition suit - Petitioners seeking their impleadment stating that boundaries of suit property are wrongly mentioned in the suit - However, no boundaries were disclosed in the sale deed in question - Moreover, it is difficult to believe that these..........

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