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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 506-- Discharge - Kidnapping and rape - Dispute as to real age of prosecutrix - There is grave suspicion whether on date of occurrence prosecutrix was major or minor - Age of prosecutrix has to be determined as per R.12 of Juvenile Justice Rules, 2007 - Therefore, trial Court committed no illegality in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 343, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 11(5), (12), 17, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3-- Anticipatory bail - Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix not supported prosecution case - Co-accused already acquitted - Petitioner is lady and ready to surrender before trial Court - Without expressing any opinion on merits of case, petitioner released on bail - Bail granted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 506-- Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Rape - Prosecutrix not levelled allegations of rape in her first version before police - Allegations of rape levelled by prosecutrix after period of 8 days from date of occurrence - Civil disputes pending between parties relating to property -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 306-- Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Rape - Abetment of suicide - No evidence against accused found by I.O while conducting investigation - Family members of deceased not supported prosecution story and turned hostile - Prosecution failed to give any cogent and reliable evidence to prove..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Existence of preponderance of probability - Not sufficient to establish prosecution case, which must be proved beyond all reasonable doubt, which prosecution failed - Accused acquitted...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Accused was known to prosecutrix - He allegedly entered house of prosecutrix through plastic roof and committed offence on her - Prosecutrix claimed to seen the torn ceiling from where the accused made his entry only in morning - However, it is suspicious as to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366A, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 6-- Third bail application - Kidnapping and rape - Earlier two bail applications of accused dismissed before examination of prosecutrix - No definite opinion about sexual assault committed on prosecutrix in her medical report - Accused is in custody for more than a year - Without expressing anything..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused of an offence of rape can be convicted on the sole testimony of prosecutrix, provided same is of sterling quality leaving no shadow of doubt over her veracity...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 342, 323, 506-- Rape of pregnant woman - Quantum of punishment - Aggravating factors : (i) prosecutrix was one month pregnant on the date of the incident; and (ii) the trauma of rape suffered by the prosecutrix - Mitigating circumstances are : (i) there were no signs of violence; (ii) the appellant did not act in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 367, 376(2)(f), 302, 201-- Death sentence - Kidnapping, rape and murder of four years old minor girl - Accused raped the deceased and brutally murdered her by causing injuries to her with the help of stones - Jail record of accused without any blemish - While in jail accused completed Bachelors Preparatory Programme and..........

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