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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - The offence of rape in its simplest term is `the ravishment of a woman, without her consent, by force, fear or fraud' or as `the carnal knowledge of a woman by force against her will' - `Carnal knowledge' means the penetration to the slightest degree of the organ alleged to have been..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent or no consent - Rape on a heap of crushed stone - Medical report shows no injury marks on body of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix stayed at the house of accused for more than 20 days after the incident and remained silent - Held, it is a case of consent - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - Burden is not on victim to show that there was no consent - Question of consent is really a matter of defence by accused and it is for him to place material to show that there was consent...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - Accused did not take up the plea of consent - Accused cannot be acquitted on ground that prosecutrix was consenting party - Burden is not on prosecutrix to prove that there was no consent rather it is for the accused to place material to show that there was consent...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent given under belief that accused is her husband - Covers case of prosecutrix who had married accused without knowledge of his first marriage - Accused is guilty of rape - Delay in lodging FIR - Does not wash away offence - No interference warranted in order of High Court reducing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - Accused took the prosecutrix inside school and when she shouted accused gagged her - When prosecutrix hit accused with her leg he caught hold of her leg - Prosecutrix was made to lie on the floor of the room as such her body waist had scratched - Held, there was no consent of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 437-- Bail - Rape - Girl under 16 years - Consent - Held, consent of a girl under 16 years of age for sexual intercourse is irrelevant as far as commission of offence of rape is concerned - Therefore, even if it is assumed at this stage that prosecutrix had consensual sexual intercourse with petitioner,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused came to the house of prosecutrix and laid her on the floor forcibly and broke the string of her salwar and raped her without her consent - Evidence of prosecutrix is not of that character which is enough to bring home the charge against the accused rather the evidence of the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 366-- Rape - Consent of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix was more than 18 years of age on the date of commission of offence - Prosecutrix remained in the company of appellant for 1 month and 28 days - No report was lodged by father of prosecutrix when she was found missing - Conduct of prosecutrix shows that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - In a case of consent underwear of prosecutrix would not have been found to have been torn - Held, prosecutrix was subjected to intercourse against her will...........

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