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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Plea of insanity - Can only be taken as defence during trial - Said plea cannot be taken for throwing out Final report, as standard of proof required is only by proof through preponderance of probabilities and not proof beyond doubt...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - If prosecution evidence taken in its entirety is convincing even in the absence of a medical evidence, an accused can be held as having committed the offence of rape...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 342, 376-- Wrongful confinement and rape of 7 years old girl - Accused forcefully taken prosecutrix to his house and committed rape upon her - Doctor clearly stated that there was red colouration of the private part i.e. perineum - There was induration and abrasion and also there was a small tear in the..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 306, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 115-- Bail - Acceptance of tender of pardon by petitioner - Offence u/ss 120-B, 115 IPC - Petitioner is a previous convict and he has more than two convictions in his credit - Second accused is also a previous convict, with whom petitioner developed acquaintance while undergoing sentence in jail - There..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Exact date and time of occurrence is not supposed to be known to FIR maker...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Disclosure statement - Murder case - I.O is not obliged to obtain signature of an accused in any statement attributed to him while preparing seizure memo for recovery of any article covered by S.27 of the Act - But if any signature has been obtained by him, there is nothing wrong or illegal about..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Disclosure statement - Testimony of police officer - Weapon of offence recovered and seized on the disclosure of accused from a pond, while they were in police custody - Testimony of police witness in respect of said recovery cannot be rejected solely because he was a policeman, as S.27..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Conviction upheld, as chain of circumstances proved against accused as follows: (i) no long gap between deceased last seen with accused by PWs who are inmates of his family; (ii) deposition of PWs about money lent to accused by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of deaf and dumb minor girl - Age of prosecutrix between 14 to 16 years at the time of incident - Accused committed rape on prosecutrix when she was alone at home - Father of prosecutrix saw accused running out of his house - Prosecutrix by way of gestures had explained the manner in which..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308, 323, 325, 342, 365, 147, 148, 149-- Charges in alternative - No sufficient evidence available on record to frame charge u/s 308 IPC - Charges u/ss 308, 149 IPC set aside - However, other charges are maintained...........

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