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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix a student having tuition - Rape allegedly committed by the tutor - Eye witnesses, the students, who also used to have tuitions - Evidence of eye witnesses of incident varied and having marked difference with respect to the incident - Conviction set aside...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Promise of marriage - Consent of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix stated that the episode of rape took place under the promise of marriage - Prosecutrix admitted before the doctor who examined her that sexual intercourse committed with her consent - Age of prosecutrix more than 16 years - Held..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 420, 468-- First charge sheet filed after obtaining sanction u/s 19 of the Corruption Act - Accused discharged u/ss 120-B, 420, 468 and 471 IPC for want of sanction for prosecution u/s 197 Cr.P.C. - Second charge sheet filed after obtaining sanction u/s 197 Cr.P.C. - Held, second charge sheet is maintainable..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused raped prosecutrix when she went in his house to buy beedi and when she went after 5-6 days, she was again raped by other accused - No evidence that prosecutrix was less than 16 years at the time of incident - Delay of 3 months in lodging FIR not explained - Prosecution version that..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Application for quashing of proceedings u/ss 498-A, 323, 506 of IPC and 3/4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Whether there was any demand for dowry or not is to be decided by trial court after taking evidence - Court in exercise of inherent powers cannot embark upon an enquiry to ascertain correctness..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 34, 406, 120B, Prize Chits and Money Circulation Scheme (Banning) Act, 1978, Section 5, 6, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 420, 34, 406, 120-B IPC and Ss.5, 6 Prize Chits and Money Circulation Scheme (Banning) Act - Petition to quash FIR and proceedings - FIR indicates a dispute between the complainant and the accused of private nature though FIR was the basis of the investigation by the police..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Prosecution allegations that accused came to the house of father-in-law and finding his wife alone, hacked her to death - Material discrepancy in the version given in the FIR and the statement made by the complainant in Court - Recovery of weapon from the pond not at the instance of the..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 141, 149-- Unlawful Assembly - Acquitted accused persons were not aware about the intention of the accused appellant to kill deceased - They had not assembled with a common object to kill the deceased - Held, it cannot be said that they formed unlawful assembly as defined u/s 141 of the Code...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment to suicide - Accused husband failed to maintain his wife and neglected her and sent notice threatening that he would initiate steps for divorce from her - Husband's mother, co-accused also had been a party to that whole as there was no direct evidence - Held, it cannot be said that..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Acquittal of co-accused - Effect - Prosecution witnesses attributed overt act to the accused in relation to the commission of alleged offence - Held, mere acquittal of co-accused would not entail acquittal of accused...........

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