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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Accused committing murder of his wife and four daughters - On the night of incident, accused came late at night poured kerosene oil on his wife and four children aged 1 to 10 years, and set them ablaze - Dying declaration of eldest daughter aged 10 years recorded by Investigating Officer - Victim..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 366, 363-- Abduction and rape - Prosecutrix kept at various places and illicit sexual intercourse committed - Prosecutrix stayed with the accused for six days but did not complain inspite of having opportunity to do so and had also opportunity to run away but she did not - Prosecution failed to prove that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Testimony of prosecutrix stands at par with testimony of an injured witness and is entitled to great weight - Conviction can be recorded on the sole, uncorroborated testimony of a victim provided it does not suffer from any basic infirmities or improbabilities which render it unworthy of..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - Word `instigate' denotes incitement or urging to do some drastic or unadvisable action or to stimulate or incite - Presence of mens rea is a necessary concomitant of instigation - Words utter in a quarrel or in a spur of the moment cannot be taken to be uttered with mens rea..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Medical opinion that age of prosecutrix could be 17 to 19 years with a variation of two years - Expert evidence thus does not rule out the possibility of the girl being a major...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Age recorded in school record - It has no evidentiary value unless the person, who made the entry or who gave the date of birth is examined...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 35-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - School certificate - Issued by Headmaster - Certificate is admissible in evidence but the date of birth recorded therein has no evidentiary value unless the person, who made the entry or who gave the date of birth is examined...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 473, 468-- Cognizance of offence - Condonation of delay - Petitioner alleged to have committed offence indictable u/ss 286 and 336 of Indian Penal Code - Both offences triable by Magistrate and punishable with imprisonment of 6 months and 3 months respectively - Petitioner contended that no cognizance for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375-- Rape - `against her will' and `without her consent' - May overlap sometimes - Expression `against her will' would ordinarily mean that the intercourse was done by a man with a woman despite her resistance and opposition - On the other hand, expression `without her consent' would comprehend an act..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- FIR - Rape - Delay - FIR not lodged immediately as the honour of the family was involved - Delay of about 10 days reasonably explained...........

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