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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Courts while evaluating evidence remain alive to the fact that in a case of rape, no self-respecting woman would come forward in a Court just to make a humiliating statement against her honour such as is involved in the commission of rape on her...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of a minor - Sentence - Incident took place in the year 1989 and appeal in High Court pending for more than 10 years - Prosecutrix willingly accompanied accused to Meerut and stayed with them in the hotel and she was more than 15 years of age at that time - Accused young boys - High Court..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195(1)-- Offence if covered u/ss 172 to 188 IPC then police has no power to register and investigate the case without prior permission of concerned Magistrate...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Property dispute - Murder of brother, his wife and a child - Sentence - Accused was 28 years of age at the time of incident - Accused in jail since 30.06.2001 and in the death cell since the date of judgment of High Court on 30.05.2006 - Antecedent of accused unblemished - Murders not..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Compromise between parties - It enhances social amity and reduces friction - It truly is finest hour of justice - FIR quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Reduction in sentence - Incident resulted in injuries to both the parties - Incident took place because of a sudden fight - Nature of injuries inflicted, absence of any criminal antecedents of accused and period that has elapsed since the occurrence, all call for a suitable alteration in the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), 235(2)-- Murder - Death sentence - Life imprisonment is the rule and death sentence an exception - Mitigating circumstances must be given due consideration - In considering the question of sentence Court must show a real and abiding concern for the dignity of human life which must postulate resistance to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(3), 235(2)-- Murder - Death sentence - Merely because accused committed murder in a very brutal and inhuman fashion, that alone cannot justify inflicting of death penalty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Dispute arising out of a contract - Essential ingredients of offence u/s 420 IPC of dishonest intention to deceive another person not seen or even inferred from the complaint - Entire dispute pertains to contractual obligations between the parties - Since the very ingredients of S.420 IPC not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Company - Vicarious liability of officers of company - Concept of `vicarious liability' is unknown to criminal law - In absence of specific allegations against officers of the company, no person other than company can be prosecuted...........

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