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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Minimum sentence - Though minimum sentence provided for the offence u/s 376(1) IPC is not less than 7 years, however, for adequate and special reasons in law, lesser punishment which may be less than 7 years may also be imposed...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 377-- Rape of 11 years old girl - Unnatural offence - Quantum of punishment - Accused was hardly 31 years of age at the time of incident - He has been in jail since his arrest - It is not reported that accused had an bad antecedents and after the occurrence also, he repeated any such crime - There are..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 101-- Rape - Burden of proof - Onus is always on prosecution to prove, affirmatively each ingredient of offence it seeks to establish and such onus never shifts - Prosecution case has to stand on its own legs - Unless the offence of accused is established beyond reasonable doubt on the basis of legal..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 419, 376-- Kidnaping and rape - Love affair between prosecutrix and accused - Prosecutrix was above 16 years of age at the time of incident - She accompanied accused of her own and stayed with him without making any complaint to anyone though she had ample opportunity at every stage till she reached the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - When sole testimony of prosecutrix is reliable, accused can be convicted without any corroboration, even in the absence of medical evidence...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of minor girl - Sole testimony of prosecutrix - Radiological age of prosecutrix 16-18 years - Prosecutrix in her examination narrated the whole incident of rape - Accused left prosecutrix when she started screaming - Testimony of prosecutrix is reliable and consistent - Although there is no..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 323, 504, 506-- Delayed FIR - Rape case - Informant stated that he moved a written application but his report was not lodged - Even prosecutrix and her mother also stated that they went to police station to lodge report but her report was not lodged - However, neither copies of such application nor copies of such..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 323, 504, 506-- Rape - Testimony of victim - Prosecutrix changing her version again and again which makes her testimony unreliable and unworthy of credence - Even medical evidence does not support prosecution version - Statement of all PWs are unreliable, improbable and contradictory to each other - Prosecution..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Summoning of additional accused - Rape case - Prosecutrix on first possible opportunity disclosed only name of accused and she did not say anything about presence of any other person - Subsequently, prosecutrix named two additional accused - Names of additional accused were kept in Column 2 -..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - There is distinction between valval penetration and vaginal penetration but both type of penetration fulfil requirement to constitute offence of rape in terms of S.375 IPC...........

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