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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Oral dying declaration - Death by burning - 95% burn injuries - Evidence on record shows that there was nobody in house except accused and deceased - Accused was seen holding kerosene cane with a match box and deceased had caught fire - Thereafter accused disappeared from the scene - No..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape by father - Corroboration not required - If father is offender in rape case, version of prosecutrix can be accepted without any corroboration...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape by father - Testimony of prosecutrix - In rape case, wherein offender is none else but father then version of prosecutrix can be accepted without any corroboration - In the statement of prosecutrix, no material contradictions except about date or month - She being an illiterate person may not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1A)-- Attempt to murder - Appeal against acquittal - Acquittal upheld viz: (i) name of accused not mentioned by eye witness/brother of victim to Chief Medical Superintendent, despite knowing the accused; (ii) weapon of offence/pistol recovered from pocket of accused next day is improbable; (iii) weapon..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute - Compromise - Compromise arrived at without any kind of pressure, threat or undue influence and statement of petitioners in respect of compromise also recorded - FIR alongwith all consequential proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Rape - False implication - Due to enmity between family members of prosecutrix and accused - Not acceptable that prosecutrix will level an imaginary charge against accused for having raped her...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix aged 13 years stated that she was raped by three accused near her house when she had gone out to attend the call of nature - It is not possible to discredit her testimony about the incident - Contention of accused that because of some enmity..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Sole uncorroborated testimony of prosecutrix can be accepted if it is beyond reproach...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Plea of alibi - Murder - Accused not proved to be far away at the relevant time that he could not possibly be present at the place where crime was committed - Evidence led by accused to prove plea of alibi is rather sketchy and does not exclude with absolute certainty the possibility of his..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Burden of prove - Murder case - Death occurred in matrimonial home of deceased - Heavy burden is on accused u/s 106 of Evidence Act, to explain as to under what circumstances deceased died an unnatural death in his house - Accused failed to explain the same - Plea of alibi as raised by accused..........

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