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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Medical opinion that age of prosecutrix could be 17 to 19 years with a variation of two years - Expert evidence thus does not rule out the possibility of the girl being a major...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Age recorded in school record - It has no evidentiary value unless the person, who made the entry or who gave the date of birth is examined...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - Word `instigate' denotes incitement or urging to do some drastic or unadvisable action or to stimulate or incite - Presence of mens rea is a necessary concomitant of instigation - Words utter in a quarrel or in a spur of the moment cannot be taken to be uttered with mens rea..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 35-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - School certificate - Issued by Headmaster - Certificate is admissible in evidence but the date of birth recorded therein has no evidentiary value unless the person, who made the entry or who gave the date of birth is examined...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Abduction and rape - Non raising of alarm at a public place - Does not lead to conclusion that she willingly accompanied accused when she was kidnapped by two adult males and one of them wielded fire arm and threatened her and she was taken away from her village - In such circumstances, she made a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - A woman and more so a young unmarried woman will not put her reputation in peril by alleging falsely about forcible sexual assault as ours is a conservative society...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Victim of sexual assault is not an accomplice to the crime - Her evidence cannot be tested with suspicion as that of an accomplice - Evidence of the prosecutrix is similar to the evidence of an injured complainant or witness - Testimony of prosecutrix, if found to be reliable, by itself,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Absence of injuries on external or internal part of victim - It is wrong to assume that in all cases of intercourse with the women against will or without consent, there would be some injury on the external or internal part of the victim - Prosecutrix has clearly deposed that she was not in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Evidence of father and brother of deceased that accused (husband) was harassing deceased by making demand of scooter and nothing else - Held, veracity of evidence of these two witnesses cannot be doubted - Had this allegation be false, nothing could deter these witnesses from..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 24-- Grievous hurt with sharp edged weapon - Accused allegedly stabbed victim with dagger from behind while he was held up by other co-accused - Accused were not known to victim - Only source of identification of accused by victim, a small 'kupi lamp' - Victim of alleged assault did not state that he..........

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