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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A-- Kidnapping of two minor girls - No eye witness in the case except victim girls - No evidence on record that both the girls were induced with intent that they may be forced or seduced to have illicit intercourse with any person - They have not raised any objection at any point of time while..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - In the absence of external injury to the person of prosecutrix, it cannot be concluded that incident had taken place with consent of prosecutrix - It depends upon facts and circumstances of each other...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Two dying declarations - Death by burning - Inconsistency between two dying declarations as to who set deceased on fire - Benefit of doubt thus, given to accused - Accused rightly acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix 12 years at the time of occurrence - Consent of prosecutrix is thus, immaterial - Evidence of prosecutrix is supported by medical evidence and also by evidence of PW4, who saw accused running away from scene of occurrence - Delay in lodging FIR properly explained as uncle..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred in 1993 about 25 years ago - Having regard to passage of time and other facts and circumstances of case, sentence of imprisonment of 7 years imposed on accused reduced to period of 4 years...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471-- Cheating - Quashing of FIR and stay of arrest - There is no averment that police is not following law or is going to make any arbitrary and illegal arrest of petitioner - No case of gross miscarriage is pleaded or demonstrated - Moreover, manner in which petitioner prays that his arrest should be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Multiple dying declarations - Creating huge doubt on their veracity inasmuch as there was contradictory variance as to the facts of presence of accused at the scene of offence at the time of incident, bringing victim to the hospital and impact of the presence and provocation of relatives..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 324, 34-- Offence u/ss 307, 323, 324, 34 IPC - Injuries on PW2 were simple in nature - There is no consideration of nature of injuries in conviction u/ss 307, 34 IPC - Conviction of accused u/s 307 IPC set aside - However, conviction of accused u/ss 323, 324, 34 IPC not interfered with...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 34-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Common intention - Occurrence undoubtedly took place at the spur of moment without premeditation - Accused only intended to vent their ire against their neighbour for having assaulted their bullocks - It cannot be said that accused had any common..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Deceased stated to have succumbed to injury on thigh leading to cut of femoral artery - Said injury is attributed to A-2 - Absence of common intention makes him individually answerable - Conviction of A-2 u/s 304(Part II) IPC calls for no interference...........

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