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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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 302, 368, 34, 392, 201-- Bail - Offence u/ss 364, 302, 368, 34, 392 & 201 IPC - Plea of parity - Case of applicant not identical with the co-accused - Applicant main person and named in FIR whereas co-accused not named in FIR nor they had any interest in the alleged misappropriated money - Body of deceased was recovered..........
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..........
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..........
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 376-- Rape - A woman and more so a young unmarried woman will not put her reputation in peril by alleging falsely about forcible sexual assault as ours is a conservative society...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Victim of sexual assault is not an accomplice to the crime - Her evidence cannot be tested with suspicion as that of an accomplice - Evidence of the prosecutrix is similar to the evidence of an injured complainant or witness - Testimony of prosecutrix, if found to be reliable, by itself,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Absence of injuries on external or internal part of victim - It is wrong to assume that in all cases of intercourse with the women against will or without consent, there would be some injury on the external or internal part of the victim - Prosecutrix has clearly deposed that she was not in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Contradictions, omissions - Victim less than 18 years of age and illiterate and rustic young woman - Some contradictions and omissions are natural as her recollection, observance, memory and narration of chain of events may not be precise...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Evidence of father and brother of deceased that accused (husband) was harassing deceased by making demand of scooter and nothing else - Held, veracity of evidence of these two witnesses cannot be doubted - Had this allegation be false, nothing could deter these witnesses from..........

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