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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 344, 505, 120B-- Rape - Consenting party - Age of prosecutrix as per ossification test was more than 18 years - However, prosecution conveniently held back this report - Medical evidence suggests that there was no injury on the body of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix remained away from home for more than a month - She..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Prosecutrix was above 16 years of age at the time of incident - She stated in her statement that she did not give her consent for commission of rape and act of sexual violence was committed on her against her will - Accused failed to give any explanation in his statement u/s 313..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Consent of victim being minor not relevant - Plea that victim voluntarily accompanied accused not accepted - Victim attained age of discretion is also misconceived in light of provisions of Ss.363, 366 IPC - Accused rightly convicted...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Reduction of sentence - Consent of victim though not relevant for purpose of offence but can be considered for purpose of sentence - Sentence imposed on accused thus reduced from 7 years R.I to 5 years R.I u/s 376 IPC - However, sentence u/s 363 maintained - Both sentences..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape of 15 years old girl - Prosecutrix stated that accused kidnapped her after giving her a laddu which she ate and became unconscious and rape was committed upon her - Testimony of prosecutrix duly corroborated by medical evidence - Contradictions as pointed out by accused are..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 450, 34-- Gang rape - Prosecutrix stated that accused forcibly raped her when she was all alone in her house - Evidence of prosecutrix supported by her sister who saw the accused running away - Medical report of prosecutrix shows possibility of commission of sexual intercourse with prosecutrix and her hymen..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(1)-- Rape - Consensual intercourse - Physical relations between prosecutrix and accused on number of occasions established on record - Prosecutrix never disclosed about said acts as accused assured prosecutrix for performance of marriage and subsequently on his refusal to marry her, a report was lodged..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Anticipatory bail - Rape - False promise of marriage - Accused had sexual intercourse with prosecutrix by giving false assurance of marriage but subsequently backed out from the same - Act of accused falls squarely under the definition of rape as he had sexual intercourse with prosecutrix by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix herself admitted that she willingly accompanied accused and had expressed her desire to marry him after completion of her education - She was travelling to different places using public transport with accused but no complaint was made to any passenger or to police..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act,1872, Section 114A-- Rape - Presumption - Where prosecution discharges its initial burden of rape and proves absence of consent of victim, presumption shall be drawn against accused that he committed sexual intercourse with prosecutrix without her consent and Court shall presume that she did not consent although..........

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