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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 21, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape and murder of 9 years girl - Extra judicial confession made before a close relative of deceased - Held, it is impossible to expect anybody to make an extra judicial confession to a close relative of deceased...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape and murder of 9 years girl - Special Report delivered to Magistrate after about 27 hours - Name of accused did not figure in FIR - Held, on cumulative analysis of facts a suspicion is cast on the prosecution case on account of delay in the communication of the special report to the concerned..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape and murder of 9 years girl - FSL report that no semen was detected in the vaginal swabs taken from the prosecutrix after the occurrence and that no semen was present on her `salwar' - Presence of semen on clothes of accused does not establish that he had committed rape on deceased -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137-- Gang rape - Cross examination - Court must ensure that cross examination is not made a means of harassment or causing humiliation to the victim of crime...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - If evidence of prosecutrix inspires confidence, it must be relied upon without seeking corroboration of her statement in material particulars...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape of lady aged 30 years - Omission to give certain details in statement made by prosecutrix to police - Not fatal to prosecution - Being a victim of rape she cannot be said to be a consenting party - Evidence that prosecutrix is a woman of easy virtue and was used to blackmailing persons..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of own daughter - Conviction - After conviction prosecutrix filing affidavit that she made false allegations against her father at the instance of her mother who wanted to take revenge as she had matrimonial dispute with her father - Affidavit not believed - Affidavit an after thought to bail..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Sentence - Victim aged 10 years - Accused in jail for about 6 years - Accused only bread earner of family and of young age - Not a special and adequate reason - Order reducing sentence from 10 years to 7 years set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of girl aged 10 years - Punishment - Punishment in a case of rape cannot depend upon the social status of the victim or the accused - It must depend upon the conduct of the accused, the state and age of the sexually assaulted female and the gravity of the criminal act...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Conviction - Prosecutrix declared hostile - No ground to acquit accused when there was prompt recording of FIR and case of prosecution stands corroborated by evidence of father of prosecutrix as well as by medical evidence - Conviction upheld...........

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