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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape and murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Accused had taken undue advantage of a minor girl of 12 years who was having moderate mental retardation and had subjected her to rape on more than one occasion and also to carnal intercourse and that he committed her murder by strangulation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - Accused took the prosecutrix inside school and when she shouted accused gagged her - When prosecutrix hit accused with her leg he caught hold of her leg - Prosecutrix was made to lie on the floor of the room as such her body waist had scratched - Held, there was no consent of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 118-- Rape of child aged 6 years - Conviction based on testimony of child witness - Held, that evidence of a child witness cannot be rejected outright but his evidence must be evaluated carefully so that there is no tutoring - Evidence of child witness was free from any influence - Statement reliable -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape and murder of two minor girls - Circumstantial evidence - Accused last seen with deceased - Recovery of dead body and frocks of both the deceased at the instance of accused - Clothes of accused were stained with blood group `A' which is blood group of both the deceased - Also blood in nail..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape and murder of two minor girls - Death sentence - For deciding just and appropriate sentence to be awarded for an offence the aggravating and mitigating factors and circumstances in which a crime has been committed are to be balanced - If murder has been done in a very brutal manner without..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 342, 366, 376, 120B-- Compounding of offence - Offence Ss.363, 342, 366, 376 & 120-B IPC - Court has wide powers to quash the proceedings even in non-compoundable offences in order to prevent abuse of process of law and to secure ends of justice, notwithstanding bar u/s 320 Cr.P.C. - Once the parties have compromised..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - By father - Girl aged 12 years - Conviction - Accused sentenced to life imprisonment - High Court upheld the sentence - Held, that Court has to see the aggravating and mitigating factors and circumstances in which a crime has been committed for deciding just and appropriate sentence -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - All the accused having common intention are liable to be punished for the offence of gang rape even if some of them have not actually took part in the commission of offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Common intention - Proof of - Common intention is proved by the fact that all the accused obstructed prosecutrix from proceeding towards her residence with her brother in the bicycle but also deliberately making her and her brother to fall down from the cycle; and prosecutrix was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 375, 216, 222-- Gang rape - Accused charged u/s 375 IPC - Accused can be convicted u/s 376(2)(g) IPC as the latter is merely a graver form of offence of rape...........

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