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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Mere consent of a woman to accompany a man to market in no way is sufficient to infer that she was a consenting party to perform sexual intercourse...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Accused `R' took prosecutrix to a room where already two accused were there - All the three accused thereafter planned to outrage modesty of prosecutrix - Evidence of prosecutrix shows that two accused caught hold of her hand and feet and third accused committed rape - In these..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Reduction of sentence - Prosecutrix is a married lady - No injuries were caused to prosecutrix and accused later have not misused video clipping purportedly made at the place of occurrence - In these circumstances, sentence of life imprisonment as awarded to accused is reduced to 10..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 506-- Bail - Attempt to murder - Charges were framed on 5.11.2018 and now trial is pending for 9.7.2019 - Out of total 16 PWs, 8 material witnesses are yet to be examined and prosecution has moved an application u/s 319 Cr.P.C - Trial therefore, will certainly take a long time - Petitioner has already..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 186, 353, 307, 482, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Framing of charge - Offence u/ss 186, 353, 307, 482, 34 IPC and S.27 Arms Act - As prosecution has failed to record statement of any police official that after surrender and arrest of petitioner in Court, he was identified by them as the person who had fired on them and had fled from the spot..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 34-- Offence u/ss 325, 34 IPC - Material contradictions and inconsistencies in statements of PWs with regard to alleged beatings given to complainant by accused - No explanation given by PWs as to why at first instance complainant who allegedly suffered grievous injury on his ear, was not taken to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 294 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST - Accused allegedly abused complainant, proved on record - However, expressions used by accused during course of vertical altercation did not refer to caste or tribe that complainant belonged - Conviction of accused u/s 294 IPC upheld and accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Relative witnesses - Murder case - PW11, who is brother of deceased, and PW13 is husband of niece of deceased fully corroborated prosecution case in their evidence - Mere fact that they are related to deceased, does not impeach their evidence in any manner and cannot be considered them as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - PW5/eye witness in his statement only taken names of four accused, who were seen running away from spot - He did not take name of A-2 - Mere fact that PW5 did not mention name of A-2, cannot lead to inference that A-2 was not involved in the incident, particularly when presence of A-2 is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Medical evidence - Nature of injuries especially injury in back of head led officer writing inquest report to believe that bullet entered from back of head and came out of mouth - Said impression recorded in inquest report was only opinion of person preparing inquest report and due to..........

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