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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 354-- Rape of minor girl by her blind father - Prosecutrix has given detailed description of manner in which accused used to sexually assault her - Allegation of sexual assault go back to several years when she was only 6 years of age and sexual assault continued till she was 13-14 years of age -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Appeal against conviction - Appreciation of evidence - Prosecution failed to prove case against accused beyond reasonable doubt due to following reasons : (i) prosecutrix not examined by doctor after alleged incident; (ii) in absence of any medical examination done, prosecution not examined..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 201, 297, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution, father of deceased hatched conspiracy alongwith accused to kill her, but no challan was put up against him - Even, theory of conspiracy not proved against accused - There is no corroborative material produced on record by prosecution except..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compensation - Acid attack - 16% burn injury - Victim suffered an uncivilized and heartless crime committed by accused and there is no room for leniency which can be conceived - Accused rightly convicted u/s 326 IPC and sentence of 5 years at least needs no interference - However, it is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegations that deceased was not liked by family of accused and that they do not take care of her and she was not given money to purchase things she liked and accused did not talk to her some times - Does not satisfy requirements of Ss.498-A, 304-B IPC...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Categorical statement of father of deceased on record that there were no demands for dowry - Mother and brother of deceased also not stated that there was any demand for dowry - Rather, statement is that accused used to maintain deceased and deposit money in her account..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder of wife - Allegation against parents of husband - Presence of accused at the spot is not established or even alleged by any of PWs - A charge cannot be framed solely on a presumption that their presence is neither confirmed nor ruled out - For framing a charge, grave suspicion is required..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against parents of husband - Unnatural death occurred within 7 years of marriage - Family members of deceased categorically stated that demand for dowry was raised by not only husband but also present accused - There are averments of family members of deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Compounding of offence - Cheating - Merely because offence is compoundable still discretion can be exercised by Court having regard to nature of offence - As offence in question has its own effect on society at large, no infirmity in order rejecting application for compounding - However, having..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 354, 354B, 376D, 34-- Harassment for demand of dowry - Allegation against sister of husband as well as her husband - No particulars about date, month or detail of said demand mentioned - Allegations not substantiated during investigation - Sister (Nanad) and her husband (Nandoi) discharged - Order upheld...........

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