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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Rape of 9 years old minor girl - Prosecutrix turned hostile and failed to identify accused in dock - It cannot be a relevant fact and reason for acquittal of accused, particularly when medical evidence fully corroborates the offence of rape committed upon prosecutrix...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Rape of 9 years old minor girl - Examination of accused - Serological report not put to accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C, and plea raised by accused that he is prejudiced in his defence - Contention first time raised before Supreme Court - Even otherwise, serological report being available, it was a failure..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Rape of 9 years old minor girl - Prosecutrix turned hostile - Deposition of prosecutrix was recorded nearly 6 months after occurrence - It was thus, sufficient time and opportunity for accused to win over prosecutrix and PW1 by a settlement through coercion, intimidation, persuasion and undue..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 386, 342-- Kidnapping for ransom - Victim clearly and categorically establishes that accused kidnapped him for ransom - Amount asked for Rs.25 lakhs was taken by father of victim and his friend on the very next day to different places then finally was delivered at the spot on the instructions given on mobile..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 463, 468, 469, 470, 471, 205, 190, 199, 192, 120B-- Cheating - Impersonation and forgery - Property dispute - Order of quashing of complaint - Allegation that accused by impersonating herself being mother of deceased got his property transferred in her name by mutation - However, complainant failed to lead any evidence to prove impersonation or..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 228A-- Disclosing identity of victim - Offence u/s 228-A IPC - Victim herself having no objection in quashing proceedings - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of four persons - Delay in sending recovered weapons to FSL could only be an omission or lapse on part of I.O - Such omissions or lapses in investigation cannot be a ground to discard prosecution case which is otherwise credible and cogent...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of four persons - Testimony of sole eye witness - Evidence of sole eye witness is corroborated by medical evidence and evidence of ballistic expert - Delay in registration of FIR is properly explained - Recovery of weapon of offence proved on record - Slight variation in description of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died unnatural death within 3 years of her marriage along with her child by way of drowning in a river - On the date of incident deceased goes to the house of her sister and also goes to PCO, phones her father and tells about harassment to him - PW4 person..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 323, 354, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506, 34-- Bail - Claiming on parity basis - Offence u/ss 302, 307, 323, 354, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506, 34 IPC - Role of applicants identical to co-accused, who already granted bail - No specific role assigned to applicants - Applicants thus, entitled to be enlarged on bail on same terms and conditions as..........

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