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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 489B, 489C, 120B-- Cheating - Fake currency note - Independent witnesses of case have gone hostile and those independent witnesses who were examined in Court have not supported prosecution case - Contradictions in the testimonies of official witnesses - Omissions and discrepancies are apparent in the investigation..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Incident 30 years old - Accused and complainant now separately settled in their families after re-marriage - Five other accused, who were family members of accused were already acquitted - After a long gap of 30 years, it does not appear justified to send accused..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 423, 467, 468, 471, 506-- Bail - Cheating and forgery - Nature and gravity of offences - A simpleton disciple was duped by spiritual Guru of his valuable landed properties on the pretext of curing mental ailment of his son - At the time of transaction, disciple had an impression that it was a gift deed through which his..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 307, 341, 506, 148, 34-- Anticipatory bail - As per version of FIR and complainant, his son was assaulted and injuries were inflicted by petitioners - As such no motive has been attributed - Apart from two injuries, all other injuries are simple in nature - Offence u/s 307 IPC made out or not will be moot question -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of minor girl aged 7 years - Reduction of sentence - Accused a grown up man aged around 65 years, sexually assaulted prosecutrix aged 7 years, who was like his grand-daughter - Specific and definite role assigned to accused - There is ample evidence on record to establish the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Summoning of additional accused - Murder case - Evidence on record shows that petitioners were named in the FIR but after conclusion of investigation I.O. did not submit charge-sheet against them - However, when trial commenced and statement of PWs recorded, names of petitioners surfaced -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Reduction of sentence - Accused had no issue for 20 years from deceased - Deceased committed suicide after accused got re-married - Accused convicted and sentenced to 7 years R.I - However, accused served more than two years in jail - Sentence reduced to period already..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Contributory negligence - Incident occurred when offending vehicle was passing through the barrier admittedly head of deceased was protruding out of body of vehicle, struck with the pole of barrier and he fell down and died - Statements given by PWs..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - There is distinction between valval penetration and vaginal penetration but both type of penetration fulfil requirement to constitute offence of rape in terms of S.375 IPC...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape of a married woman aged 35 years - Absence of semen or spermatozoa in vaginal swab or wearing apparels of prosecutrix is not conclusive proof of innocence of accused or of prosecutrix's not being subjected to forcible sexual intercourse specifically when prosecutrix was put in..........

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