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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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 368, 34, 392, 201-- Bail - Offence u/ss 364, 302, 368, 34, 392 & 201 IPC - Plea of parity - Case of applicant not identical with the co-accused - Applicant main person and named in FIR whereas co-accused not named in FIR nor they had any interest in the alleged misappropriated money - Body of deceased was recovered..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Accused committing murder of his wife and four daughters - On the night of incident, accused came late at night poured kerosene oil on his wife and four children aged 1 to 10 years, and set them ablaze - Dying declaration of eldest daughter aged 10 years recorded by Investigating Officer - Victim..........
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 375-- Rape - `against her will' and `without her consent' - May overlap sometimes - Expression `against her will' would ordinarily mean that the intercourse was done by a man with a woman despite her resistance and opposition - On the other hand, expression `without her consent' would comprehend an act..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased survived for 16 days after incident - Evidence on record would clearly establish that appellant-accused repeatedly assaulted deceased with an iron rod on head - Doctor who conducted post-mortem examination has opined that injuries sustained by deceased were sufficient in ordinary..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- FIR - Rape - Delay - FIR not lodged immediately as the honour of the family was involved - Delay of about 10 days reasonably explained...........
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..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused assaulted deceased with knife due to previous enmity - Dying declaration made before six witnesses implicating accused firmly established - Testimony of eye witnesses that accused was seen committing crime - Some of witnesses related to deceased but evidence of independent..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
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..........

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