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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix stated that she was beaten before she was raped and as a result she suffered an injury - However, said fact is belied by Doctor PW11 - Further prosecutrix stated that she reported incident to chowkidar on the same night, but such chowkidar was not..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Offence u/s 324 IPC - Sufficient evidence on record to prove that accused assaulted simple injuries to injured witnesses by sharp object i.e knife - Evidence of these injured witnesses has strong evidentiary value to establish their presence on the spot - No inconsistency in between ocular..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 477A, 120B-- Framing of charges - Offence u/ss 13(2), 13(1)(d) of P.C. Act and Ss.420, 477-A, 120-B IPC - There is no prima facie case for commission of offences alleged against petitioner - I.O failed to collect any clinching materials to proceed against petitioners and acted in a mechanical manner - There is..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 394, 302-- Robbery and murder - A-2 roped into crime only on the basis of mobile conversation with deceased - Mentioned Sim was in possession of A-2 as a result of which he was apprehended - However, said Sim number did not stand in the name of A-2 - Prosecution failed to establish that A-2 had conversation..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - In order to convict a person u/s 306 IPC, there has to be clear mens rea to commit the offence - It also requires an active act or direct act, which led deceased to commit suicide seeing no option and act must have been intended to push deceased into such a position that..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Matrimonial dispute - Husband declared proclaimed offender (PO) - Compromise - Wife stated that compromise is out of her own free will, without any coercion or pressure - Plea of husband that order declaring him PO is in violation of provisions of law as he was admittedly in USA at the time of..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 394, 302-- Robbery and murder - Recovery of gold articles - Gold items were said to be pledged by A-1 to the jewellery shop of PW17 - PW17 stated that A-1 and A-3 had come to his jewellery shop for pledging gold articles - However, prosecution failed to prove that A-3 accompanied A-1 - Prosecution proved..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Abetment of suicide - Discharge - Deceased borrowed money and gave money to accused - Accused failed to repay the same - Deceased repeatedly asked to repay the same, but when amount was not repaid by accused, deceased committed suicide after killing his wife and daughter - No evidence on record..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 218, 222, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Offence u/ss 218, 222 IPC - Burden of proof - Accused being a police constable himself allowed under trial to escape from custody - Incident happened in a broad daylight in crowded Court compound, but none of PW has seen such incident, nor did anyone hear about it - However, accused developed a..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392, 460-- Robbery and murder - Broken lock not seized and no attempt made to ascertain whether keys recovered were that of broken lock or not - Said infirmity not fatal to prosecution case when conclusion arrived regarding guilt of accused on basis of circumstances established by unimpeachable evidence...........

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