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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Outraging modesty of woman - Offence of - Compoundable - Held, offence u/s 354 IPC is compoundable by woman assaulted or to whom criminal force was used...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 420, 409, 477A-- Bail - Economic offences - Economic offences constitute a class apart and need to be visited with a different approach in the matter of bail - The economic offence having deep rooted conspiracies and involving huge loss of public funds needs to be viewed seriously and considered as grave offences..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 336, 160, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Grant of - Name of petitioner No.2 is not mentioned in FIR - He was subsequently involved in present case - No specific role or overt act is attributed to him - There is no history of his previous involvement in any other criminal case - Even prosecution has not submitted final..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape & murder - Conviction - Validity - Extra judicial confession made by accused to his neighbour to the effect that he had raped deceased - Thereafter, accused threatened her to call brother of deceased as if that deceased was calling him and convey that she would commit suicide if money was not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 409, 477A, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(c), 13(1)(d)- - Bail in economic offences - Economic offences constitute a class apart and need to be visited with a different approach in the matter of bail - While granting bail, the court has to keep in mind the nature of accusations, the nature of evidence in support thereof, the severity of the punishment..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 494-- Bigamy - Dowry demand & cruelty - Proof - Held, prosecution has to prove that alleged second marriage had been duly performed in accordance with essential religious rites applicable to the form of marriage gone through by parties and that said marriage must be a valid one according to law..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Grant of - Petitioner has already joined investigation - He is no longer required for further interrogation - There is no history of his previous involvement in any other criminal case - Since police has not submitted final police report, so, conclusion of trial will naturally..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Rape & abetment of suicide - Acquittal - Validity - Text of dying declaration does not suggest that rape had been committed forcibly or without consent of victim - Accused was nearly at least 5 years younger and he was not in a position to apply any force - Suicide was committed not because of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 396-- Dacoity with murder - Conviction of less than five persons - Permissibility - Held, in a given case, there may be five or more persons and factum of five or more persons is either not disputed or is clearly established, but Court may not be able to record finding as to identity of all persons said..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Gang rape - Conviction - Validity - Prosecutrix, married woman, overpowered by several men before she was raped - She was obviously not in a position to resist and to fight several men, who had threatened her with death in case she cried out - Evidence on record clearly discloses presence of semen..........

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