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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 363, 120B-- Rape - Consensual sex - When there is plea of consensual sex then there is no room of doubt that accused had sexual intercourse with prosecutrix - Assertion of consensual sex ruled out completely - Alleged discrepancies in the statement of prosecutrix either u/s 161 or u/s 164 Cr.P.C. not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - False promise of marriage - Obtaining consent by exercising deceit, cannot be legitimate defence to exculpate an accused...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181(4)-- Cognizance of offence - Territorial jurisdiction - Wife leaving her matrimonial home and returning to her parental place - Court at the place of parental place has jurisdiction to investigate and try case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Grievous hurt - Conviction - Reduction of sentence - Validity - Accused did not challenge conviction before High Court but only prayed for reduction of sentence in view of compromise arrived at between parties - Held, in view of the fact that offence charged u/s.326 is non compoundable and also in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Minor - Age determination - Held, procedure prescribed in Rule 12 of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, to determine age of a child in conflict with law, should also be the basis for determining age of a child who is a victim of crime...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Amount of Rs.5 lacs paid by father of girl to brother of husband for starting business and the amount was paid on a condition that his other family members should not harass the girl in future - Held, said act of petitioner in taking money from father of girl for starting business would..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Punjab Panchayat Raj Act, 1994, Section 4(2), 5, 44, 51, 71, 77-- Embezzlement to the tune of 30 lakhs on the pretext of sending son of complainant to America for permanent job - Jurisdiction of Panchayat to try the offence - Held, (i) There is no bar for investigating any offence by the police including the offences mentioned in the Schedule II of the Punjab..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Punjab Panchayat Raj Act, 1994, Section 4(2), 5, 44, 51, 71, 77-- Embezzlement to the tune of 30 lakhs on the pretext of sending son of complainant to America for permanent job - Jurisdiction of Panchayat to try the offence - Offence of serious nature as appellant has duped Rs.30 lakhs from the complainant, offence should be tried by regular criminal court only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 7, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Last seen theory - Deceased last seen with accused two days prior to date of incident - Held, time gap is not long and circumstances pertaining to theory of last seen deserves acceptance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 120B-- Special Judge appointed to try offence under Prevention of Corruption Act - Special Judge can try offence under IPC - Persons accused of different offences committed in the course of the same transaction may be charged jointly as per S.223 Cr.P.C...........

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