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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Reason for committing suicide always has to be assessed from an independent angel and not from angle of victim or from a person who is cause for it...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Eye witnesses to the incident turned hostile - Accused/father-i, law of deceased shouted and assaulted deceased and not allowed wife of deceased to go along with him - Alleged refusal of sending wife along with deceased caused her to commit suicide - Step taken by deceased is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred due to frustrated love affair of accused with victim and she become a paraplegic at the age of 18-19 - Accused was merely 21 years old at the time of incident and already served 12 years of imprisonment - Ends of justice would be met if..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Determination - Radiological age of prosecutrix was 14 years on the date of incident - Margin of 2 years on either side is granted to prosecutrix for determining her age, then she was above 16 years of age at the relevant time in 1984 - Under unamended S.375 IPC, age of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consensual act - Accused and prosecutrix were having continuous sexual relationship for a period of 5 years - Prosecutrix became pregnant and abortion was carried, later she again became pregnant - Though conduct of accused may be morally bad, but same will not fall within ambit of S.375..........
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
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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...........
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 - Circumstantial evidence - When prosecution's case is based on circumstantial evidence, what is required to be proved is complete chain of circumstances without leaving any conclusion consistent with the innocence of accused - It must be shown that in all human probability, the act, with..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Principle of `stare decisis' - Main accused husband of deceased acquitted on merit - No specific over act levelled against petitioners - Even no cinching evidence to presume that proceeding would culminate into conviction - Petitioners..........
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..........

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