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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - In a case of consent underwear of prosecutrix would not have been found to have been torn - Held, prosecutrix was subjected to intercourse against her will...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Anticipatory bail - Rape case - Regular bail refused to some of the accused while some other accused granted anticipatory bail - Order of anticipatory bail set aside - If some of the accused are denied regular bail then there is no reason to grant anticipatory bail to others...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix aged 8 years - Her statement found reliable - Corroborated by testimony of her mother and medical evidence - Held, that girl of 8 years is not expected to make false allegations against the appellant - Also family would not think of putting their honour at stake - Conviction u/s..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Reduction in sentence - Appellant 8 years old at the time of incident - Accused already undergone a sentence of 8 years - Sentence of 10 years imposed reduced to the period already undergone...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix habituated to sexual intercourse - Evidence of doctor that there was no injury on the body of the prosecutrix - There was no sign of semen on the private part of the body - Neither clothes torn nor there was any presence of hair of the accused on the private part of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix told her mother that accused raped her whole night but in cross examination she stated that accused committed bad act by inserting his penis twice and she became unconscious throughout night - Medical evidence that hymen of prosecutrix was ruptured, but rupture was old and that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Girl less than 12 years of age when she was sexually ravished - Sentence - Trial Court convicted and sentenced accused to 7 years RI - High Court reduced the sentence to 3-1/2 years on ground that accused was 18 years of age and illiterate - Reduction of sentence by High Court clearly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Conviction can be based on uncorroborated evidence of prosecutrix - Evidence of prosecutrix not to be rejected on the basis of minor discrepancies and contradictions - If the victim of rape states on oath that she was forcibly subjected to sexual intercourse, her statement will normally be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Absence of injuries on private parts of victim - Does not by itself falsify the case of rape nor construed as evidence of consent - Opinion of a doctor that there was no evidence of any sexual intercourse or rape, may not be sufficient to disbelieve the accusation of rape by the victim -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Solitary statement of prosecutrix - No corroboration - Held, that accused can be convicted for rape on the solitary statement of prosecutrix without any corroboration if her statement inspires confidence...........

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