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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Delay of about 14 hours in lodging FIR - In a case of gang rape some delay is inevitable - Medical report that injuries on the victim caused during commission of rape and that injuries could have been suffered within 24 hours or so - Time factor supports the factum of rape - Vaginal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Sudden fight - No premeditation - Act done in a sudden fight or in the heat of passion upon a sudden quarrel and if offender does not take any undue advantage or act in a cruel or unusual manner then Exception 4 of S.300 IPC is attracted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder of 5 years girl - Conviction on basis of last seen evidence and recovery of blood stained clothes - Death sentence - Held, there is no inflexible rule that death sentence cannot be awarded in a case resting on circumstantial evidence but Courts are as a matter of prudence hesitant..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death due to burn injuries within seven years of marriage - Demand of Rs.10,000/- for commencing business for selling clothes - Deceased constantly tortured and harassed by appellant - Contention that financial help for business will not constitute offence u/s 304 B IPC - Held,..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry Death - Conviction - Sustainability - Contention that allegation of dowry demand made first time after occurrence - Neither any protest nor any Panchayat convened earlier for resolution of dispute - Contention rejected - Held, every parent try to save marriage of their daughter - Conviction..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 366-- Abduction and gang rape - Quantum of sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to 10 years R.I. - State not filing appeal on question of sentence - No interference on this aspect at this belated stage...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Finding of doctor that there was no external injury and further that her hymen was firm and intact so much so that it was difficult to introduce a finger in her vagina - Evidence of prosecutrix not trustworthy - Prosecution case suffering from inherent improbability and appears completely..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 378-- Theft - Possession - Meaning of - Held, 'possession' is a polymorphous term which may have different meanings in different contexts - 'Possession' implies physical capacity to deal with thing as possessor likes to exclusion of every one and a determination to exercise that physical power on his..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 378-- Theft - Nature of 'possession' referred in S.378 of IPC - Held, S.378 of IPC defines 'theft' as dishonest removal of movable property out of possession of any person without consent of that person - Standing timber being embedded in earth is immovable property - Moment it is severed from earth it..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(i)(xii)-- Abduction and rape - Prosecutrix accompanied accused more or less in the same area, the accused was not having any firearm or any other lethal weapon with him - The prosecutrix had not shown her objection, resentment, protest, she remained absolutely silent - Prosecutrix accompanied accused..........

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