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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 292-- Obscenity - A photograph of a nude/semi-nude women by itself cannot be obscene, as obscenity would depend upon particular posture and background in which nude woman is depicted and looked at a whole - It should necessarily tend to deprave and corrupt the mind and excite lustful sexual passions so..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 292(1)-- Obscenity - Vital elements of obscenity are: (i) lascivious act; (b) it appeals to prurient interest; or (c) it tended to deprave, corrupt and defile the morals of any person...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 143, 147, 149, 238, 294(a)-- Offence u/ss 143, 147, 149, 238 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Accused as women activists protesting and demonstrating against the commission of heinous crimes against women and teenaged girls - No allegation that accused have used any criminal force or violence - Nor they caused any obstruction..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Conviction can be based on the sole testimony of prosecutrix if it inspires confidence and no corroboration is required - Minor contradictions or insignificant discrepancies in the statement of prosecutrix should not be a ground for not accepting an..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Accused outraged the modesty of prosecutrix on a public road - Prosecutrix committed suicide due to humiliation, insult and mental pain caused by act of accused - Intention of accused was only to outrage the modesty of a prosecutrix, and he could not have thought of any..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Accused caused 16 injuries to deceased including seven lacerated wounds - Motive of crime is that deceased having illicit relations with one person - It is not the defence of appellant that accused after seeing deceased in an objectionable position assaulted her which..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Burden of proof - Accused caused 16 axe injuries on various parts of body of deceased - He was only inmate of house along with deceased - Burden is on accused to give a cogent explanation as to how crime was committed - Though plea of false implication was taken by..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder of wife by husband - Disclosure statement - Recovery of full pants of accused stained with blood and blood stained axe at the instance of accused - Though as per serological report, origin of blood could not be determined due to disintegration of blood on articles, but this itself is not..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 353-- Offence u/s 353 IPC - Accused allegedly used criminal force to deter complainant from discharging of his duty - Said act of accused is witnessed by three eye witnesses and evidence of eye witnesses on this aspect is reliable - Accused guilty of offence u/s 353 IPC - So far as sentence of accused..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging the modesty of woman - Prosecutrix aged 19 years outraged and molested by accused - Due to mental agony and humiliation caused by said incident, prosecutrix committed suicide after two days of incident - PWs gave definite and consistent evidence proving alleged incident - Identity of..........

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