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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 315-- Appeal against acquittal - Case of complainant is that at the time of occurrence she was pregnant and on account of severe injures her pregnancy was terminated - Report neither shows any miscarriage of pregnancy nor any damage to pregnancy zone - It even does not show that actually there was any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Recovery memo - Evidentiary value of - Recovery of weapon of offence - No witness to recovery - Recovery memo singed by police officer only - Held, no credence can be attached to such recovery - Other evidence also extremely sketchy - Conviction of accused set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Identification of accused - Accused was identified by witness for the first time in Court during recording of evidence - Held, has very little evidentiary value - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - FIR - Delay - In a case of gang rape, some delay is inevitable - Rape itself brings enormous shame to the victim and if there is some delay in lodging FIR it no way detracts the other credible evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Father of deceased filed complaint making allegations of harassment against husband and three others - No allegation of harassment in complaint against mother-in-law at initial stage - Mother-in-law acquitted by giving her benefit of doubt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Delay of about 14 hours in lodging FIR - In a case of gang rape some delay is inevitable - Medical report that injuries on the victim caused during commission of rape and that injuries could have been suffered within 24 hours or so - Time factor supports the factum of rape - Vaginal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Sudden fight - No premeditation - Act done in a sudden fight or in the heat of passion upon a sudden quarrel and if offender does not take any undue advantage or act in a cruel or unusual manner then Exception 4 of S.300 IPC is attracted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 366-- Abduction and gang rape - Quantum of sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to 10 years R.I. - State not filing appeal on question of sentence - No interference on this aspect at this belated stage...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death due to burn injuries within seven years of marriage - Demand of Rs.10,000/- for commencing business for selling clothes - Deceased constantly tortured and harassed by appellant - Contention that financial help for business will not constitute offence u/s 304 B IPC - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder of 5 years girl - Conviction on basis of last seen evidence and recovery of blood stained clothes - Death sentence - Held, there is no inflexible rule that death sentence cannot be awarded in a case resting on circumstantial evidence but Courts are as a matter of prudence hesitant..........

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