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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Partial or slight penetration is sufficient to make an offence of rape - Depth of penetration is immaterial - Penetration may not always result in tearing of hymen and same will always depend upon facts and circumstances of a given case...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308-- Attempt to commit culpable homicide - Only witness who supported prosecution case is PW1/injured witness - Though testimony of an injured witness should be accepted, but since other witnesses present on the spot have not supported prosecution - Benefit of doubt thus, given to accused - Moreover,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 311-- Framing of charge - Charge u/s 311 IPC - No evidence on record that petitioners forcibly got pregnancy terminated - To frame a charge there has to be some material available with prosecution which is lacking in the case - Investigation done by prosecution itself does not support her claim - Court..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide note - Tone and tenor of suicide note reveal that deceased was unhappy with circumstances surrounding her in her life - Deceased seems to have been depressed on account of fact that she feared that none understood her or supported her - This feeling of not being..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - To satisfy the ingredients of "instigation" there must be action or conduct of the instigator which creates circumstances that leaves the deceased with no option except to commit suicide...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Difference of opinion and thought process between husband and wife made wife unhappy - Wife was unhappy at donning role of a home maker, whereas she preferred to become successful in life - Such circumstances do not constitute an offence u/s 306 IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Appellant did not instigate the deceased to commit suicide; nor he created any such circumstances that the deceased was left with no other option except to commit suicide - On the contrary, it appears that the deceased was not happy with her life, as enumerated by her in the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Kidnapping and rape of minor girl by juvenile - Sole testimony of prosecutrix - Testimonies of parents of prosecutrix are hearsay - Contradictory statement was given by prosecutrix - Medical evidence also belies the story propounded by PWs, as marks of resistance on the body of prosecutrix were..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Allegation that husband was addicted to gambling, did not give money to wife, left home and took daughter away - Do not fall within frame work of S.498-A IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - It is not every kind of cruelty which attracts S.498-A IPC - Harassment must be to compel the wife to fulfill illegal demands...........

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