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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Delay in recording statement of key witnesses, not explained - In the chain of circumstances viz., recovery of dead body, recovery of clothes and car of deceased at instance of A-3, and motive for commission of crime, not conclusively proved by prosecution - No..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Rape - Immoral character of prosecutrix - Woman of easy virtue could not be raped by person for that reason...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Rape - Conviction on sole testimony of prosecutrix - Corroboration is not sine qua non for conviction in rape case - If evidence of victim does not suffer from any basic infirmity and probabilities factor does not render it unworthy of credence, as general rule, there is no reason to insist on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Rape - Reversal of order of conviction - Trial Court which found testimony of prosecutrix reliable being corroborated by her mother's evidence, medical evidence, FSL report and other circumstances viz. absence of motive for any false implication etc. - High Court erred in brushing aside the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 295A, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 66, 67, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Allegation levelled in FIR is that applicant is in whatsapp group - No direct role assigned to him - Role of applicant as per allegation appears to be distinguishable from other co-accused - Applicant has no criminal history - Charge sheet was already filed against applicant and he is already in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 376(2)(i), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 5(c)(f)(m), 6, 8, 9(c)(f)(m), 10, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Rape of 7 years old girl - While granting bail High Court converted adjudication of bail application to a mini trial - Impugned order granting bail set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 228A, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 33(7), 23-- Protecting identity of victim in an offence of rape or an offence under POCSO Act - Name of victim not be indicated in the judgment - S.33(7) of POCSO Act casts a duty on Special Court to ensure that identity of victim is not disclosed at any time during the course of investigation or trial and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 315-- Offence u/s 315 IPC - In order to attract offence u/s 315 IPC, embryo must have possibility of resulting in a child being born alive - It is inherent in this that a lifeless fetus cannot be covered by said penal clause...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 8, 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Illegal gratification - Criminal conspiracy - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that prosecution is having insufficient evidence to bring home conviction - Held, at this stage it is not proper to bring out conclusion or guilt or conviction on the basis of statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and other material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149-- U, lawful assembly - Common object - Once all six accused were acquitted by Sessions Judge and no appeal was filed by State against said order, High Court was not justified in convicting A-1 u/ss 148, 149 IPC - Conviction and sentence of A-1 set aside...........

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