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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 309-- Rape case - Adjournment - Procedure - Held, it is duty of trial court not to adjourn proceedings for a long period giving an opportunity to accused to persuade or force, by any means, prosecutrix and other witnesses to turn hostile - Giving recognition to principle of speedy trial, sub-s.(1) of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201-- Ingredients of the offence of S.201 IPC are : (i) committal of an offence; (ii) person charged with the offence u/s 201 must have the knowledge or reason to believe that an offence has been committed; (iii) person charged with the said offence should have caused disappearance of evidence; and (iv)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Physical features described by doctor that : (i) Auxiliary hair not appeared; (ii) Public hair scanty; (iii) Menarche attained 1 years back; (iv) Teeth - 7+6/7+7 = 27 - No error in coming to conclusion that age of prosecutrix was about 14 years only...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506- - Rape - Criminal intimidation - Conviction - Validity - Accused alleged to have forcibly raped prosecutrix by threatening her life at knife point - Version of prosecutrix unassailable - Case of prosecution supported by evidence of other witnesses - As per medical evidence, hymen of prosecutrix..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Common intention - Not necessary that each of the accused must do a separate act - They must share the common intention to commit the act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Illegal gratification - Traffic violation - Accused took away the documents of the vehicle - Accused asked to pay Rs.100/- towards illegal gratification - Recovery of tainted money from the pocked of appellant - Presence of accused at the place of occurrence established - Accused directed the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Intention - There was quarrel between the accused and deceased relating to dumping of garbage and his father was threatened by the accused - Accused dashed his motor vehicle against the cycle of deceased - Deceased fell down - Accused No.1 tied him behind the motor vehicle and dragged him..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Some witnesses not referred to certain accused in their police statements but attributed role to them in the Court - That does not lead to conclusion that said witnesses are not credible witnesses...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Murder - FIR lodged by a rustic and illiterate woman - She found it difficult to understand when contents of FIR were read over to her - She took the help of her relative to find out whether it was correctly recorded - Such circumstances shows that conduct of witness is honest and courageous...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Identification parade - Occurrence witnessed by mother of deceased persons who also got injured in said incident and her evidence was recorded 4 years after incident - Being old lady, she could not identify some of the accused persons - Error committed by her in identifying some of the..........

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