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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Testimony of witnesses - Recovery weapon - Last seen evidence and extra-judicial confession made by respondent-accused before PW-16, is found unworthy of reliance - Further, murder weapon axe, was recovered at the instance of accused from an abandoned open room in a field which had easy..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375-- Rape - Consent - Where victim was incapable of giving a valid consent as per S.375 IPC, even if consent has been obtained by accused for sexual intercourse, it will amount to rape...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376(2)(n)-- Kidnapping and rape - Age of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix was about 16 years at the time of incident - It is thus, proved that prosecutrix was minor on the date of incident - As such consent is immaterial - Accused is guilty of kidnapping and rape of prosecutrix - Accused rightly convicted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 468, 471, 197, 199-- Offence u/ss 468, 471, 197, 199 IPC - Offence not travelling beyond Ss.197, 199 IPC i.e of making a false declaration before a public servant for gaining promotion - Ex-facie offences u/ss 468, 471 IPC cannot be sustained, as no document was either forged or fabricated by petitioner - Moreover,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consensual physical relationship : (a) Manner in which prosecution alleges the incident to have taken place is highly unbelievable; (b) Hue and cry made by prosecutrix but not heard by neighbours who were admittedly present in and around the place of occurrence; (c) first information given..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Incident took place due to sudden provocation and in a heat of passion which was a result of delay in preparing lunch by deceased - Accused picked up a wooden object and hit the deceased - Only one single blow was inflicted - Death of deceased took place 10 days after said..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Testimony of two eye-witnesses apparently suffers from self-contradictions while one witness has turned hostile, which creates serious doubt regarding presence of said witness at the time of occurrence of incident or immediately thereafter - More so, murder weapon had been recovered on..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Reduction of sentence - Offences committed u/ss 363, 366, 376 of IPC - Incident relate back to year 2012 when appellant was 22 years old - Appellant already undergone sentence for more than 5 years, out of maximum sentence of 7 years awarded to him - To meet the ends of justice, sentence awarded..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix had given her age as 40 years - Testimony of prosecutrix corroborated by her husband - Offence committed in a millet field - Broken bangles lifted by police from the filed - Merely because no injury was suffered by prosecutrix because of dragging, her testimony cannot be brushed..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Reduction of sentence - Considering fact that prosecutrix was aged about 40 years and age of accused is about 45 years, sentence of 10 years as awarded by trial Court is highly excessive - No reason was stated by trial Court as to why more than minimum sentence was required to be imposed -..........

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