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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 2(h), 20, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 35, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 451, 506-- Rape - Age of accused - Entry of name of accused in register maintained by school - Admissibility - Determination of age of accused - Rape case - AW1 produced the character certificate of accused and original register as well as carbon copy of school leaving certificate - Character certificate..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Dead body of deceased recovered from exclusive possession of accused, stands proved - Both the accused hatched criminal conspiracy to destroy the evidence by attempting to dump the dead body - Story of accidental death of deceased is not proved on record, as..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Partial or slight penetration is sufficient to make an offence of rape - Depth of penetration is immaterial - Penetration may not always result in tearing of hymen and same will always depend upon facts and circumstances of a given case...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Rape of 8 years old girl - Partial penetration - Accused did partial penetration upon child victim of 8 years, which fact is duly supported by MLR of child victim - Absence of semen cannot nullify sexual assault upon child victim, particularly, when there is a gap of 4 days in medical examination..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 326-- Nature of offence - Specific case of prosecution is that accused nos. 2 & 3 assaulted two deceased consequent to which they lost their lives - Absolutely no material found against accused no.1 to convict him u/s 302 IPC, as he had not played any role in death of two deceased - There was also no..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of bale (ghatari) having dead body of deceased - Accused committed murder of deceased and subsequently both accused enwrapped the dead body in blanket and a bale (ghatari) was prepared - Dead body was recovered from possession of accused - Onus is on..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 120B-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Testimony of PW1 - PW1 is the taxi driver, who was hired by accused for dumping dead body of deceased - However, on being inquired by PW1, both the accused took dead body back to shop - Thereafter, co-accused fled away from the spot and accused closed the shutter..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308-- Attempt to commit culpable homicide - Only witness who supported prosecution case is PW1/injured witness - Though testimony of an injured witness should be accepted, but since other witnesses present on the spot have not supported prosecution - Benefit of doubt thus, given to accused - Moreover,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 311-- Framing of charge - Charge u/s 311 IPC - No evidence on record that petitioners forcibly got pregnancy terminated - To frame a charge there has to be some material available with prosecution which is lacking in the case - Investigation done by prosecution itself does not support her claim - Court..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Difference of opinion and thought process between husband and wife made wife unhappy - Wife was unhappy at donning role of a home maker, whereas she preferred to become successful in life - Such circumstances do not constitute an offence u/s 306 IPC...........

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