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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Conviction can be based on the sole testimony of prosecutrix if it inspires confidence and no corroboration is required - Minor contradictions or insignificant discrepancies in the statement of prosecutrix should not be a ground for not accepting an..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape of 15 years old girl - Prosecutrix stated that accused kidnapped her after giving her a laddu which she ate and became unconscious and rape was committed upon her - Testimony of prosecutrix duly corroborated by medical evidence - Contradictions as pointed out by accused are..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape of 15 years old girl - Quantum of sentence - Prosecutrix was less than 16 years of age at the time of incident and minimum punishment prescribed in law for an offence u/s 376 IPC is R.I. of 7 years which can be reduced only if there exist some special and adequate reasons for..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 15, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Section 5(3)-- Juvenile - Offence u/ss 363, 342, 366-A, 376 IPC - Dereliction of duties by Presiding officer - Presiding officer, who headed the Board on relevant dates acted in an absolutely casual and perfunctory fashion while conducting inquiry - Proper quorum was not complete - Appellate Court rightly..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Age of prosecutrix - Ossification test - Ossification report of prosecutrix reflects that she was between 15-17 years - Benefit of 2 years thus enures in favour of accused and prosecutrix should be treated as major...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix herself admitted that she willingly accompanied accused and had expressed her desire to marry him after completion of her education - She was travelling to different places using public transport with accused but no complaint was made to any passenger or to police..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecution failed to lead any documentary evidence to prove the age of victim - Doctor who medically examined victim gave an opinion that she was between 16-17 years of age with a permissible variation of two years on higher side - Doctor also opined that victim had not been..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376D, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5, 6-- Kidnapping and rape - Age determination - Closure of evidence - Witness No.23 is material witness and essential for just decision of case - Impugned order set aside - Trial Court directed to summon and examine witness No.23...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 506, 201, 34-- Kidnapping and rape - Except the testimony of prosecutrix, nothing on record to prove link of accused with co-accused and owner of house where allegedly act of rape was committed - As per medical evidence, prosecutrix may have been subjected to rape, but by whom still remains unanswered - Presence..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 506-- Kidnapping and rape - Acquittal - Photographs on record indicate to be taken without any resistance of prosecutrix or threat from accused - Prosecutrix in those photographs is shown bearing marriage bangles and having vermilion on her forehead - Acquittal calls for no interference...........

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