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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Quashing of proceedings - Rape - Accused marrying complainant - Grave and serious offences as one u/s 376 IPC cannot be subject matter of quashment of proceedings on the ground of settlement between accused and victim - However, exception to said approach could be in cases where accused has..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3(a), 4-- Kidnapping and rape - Settlement - Accused marrying complainant - Quashing of proceedings - Dispute settled amicably - Victim has no grievance against accused - Proceedings quashed, as otherwise it will detrimentally affect the family life of victim and even balance harmony that could be achieved..........
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..........
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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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 326-- Acid attack - Prior enmity - Victim sustained injuries due to effect of acid poured upon him by accused - He remained hospitalized for more than 50 days - Victim stated that he was unable to carry out his daily routines by himself during hospitalization - Said fact is not challenged by accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 326-- Acid attack - Prior enmity - Act of causing grievous hurt by use of acid, by its very nature, is a gruesome and horrendous one which apart from causing severe bodily pain, leaves the scars and untold permanent miseries for victim - Fact that victim sustained extensive acid burns on left side of..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Motive of occurrence proved on record from oral evidence of eye witness - Fardbeyan of informant was recorded on the spot itself by police officials - Names of all five accused and role attributed to them have been promptly recorded by police officials within half an hour of incident on..........

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