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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375-- Clause IV, 493 - Rape - Consent on the belief of lawful marriage - No evidence on record that prosecutrix was aware of the first marriage of accused - Registration of marriage between accused and prosecutrix was sufficient for prosecutrix to believe that she was legally wedded wife of accused and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375-- Clause IV - Rape - Consent on the belief of lawful marriage - Even if prosecutrix knew that accused was already married, provision of S.375 Clause fourth shall still be attracted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 120B-- Discharge - Kidnapping and rape of minor girl - Prima facie allegations made out against accused to proceed with the case - Sufficient grounds on record for presuming that accused committed the alleged offence - Consent of prosecutrix not material, as prosecutrix was minor on the date of incident..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376, 417, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 5-- Termination of pregnancy - Consent of father - Kidnapping and rape - Victim girl though minor at the time of incident but major on the date of production before High Court - She was not willing to terminate her pregnancy and even person responsible for such pregnancy also submitted that he married..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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..........

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