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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 452, 506-- Rape - Girl of 17 years - Prosecutrix did not raise any alarm for help or did not try to resist the accused, though there were ample opportunities to do so - No injuries were found either on the body of prosecutrix or private parts of accused - Nothing found in serological analysis which would..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Mere demand of dowry itself is not cruelty unless victim is harassed for that purpose - A household dispute/quarrel between a spouse even on the matter of dowry cannot be termed as cruelty...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Disclosure statement - Disclosure of place of occurrence and recovery of knife and rope at the instance of accused cannot be taken into consideration as same was already in knowledge of police and does not advance the prosecution case and thus disclosure made is not worthwhile...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 452, 506-- Rape - Medical examination - Doctor stated that within 12-24 hours of sexual intercourse, sperms can be found in vagina - However, no sperms were found in the vagina of prosecutrix though her physical examination was carried within 24 hours from the last alleged incident of sexual intercourse -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Benefit of doubt - If there are two views which can be culled out from perusal of evidence and application of law, the view which favors accused should be taken - High Court committed error by reversing the acquittal of accused as judgment of acquittal was not manifestly illegal, perverse..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 205, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Exemption from personal appearance - Offence u/s 498-A - Summons issued - Petitioner, a tour guide requires extensive travelling around different places - Petitioner stated in his application that whenever his personal appearance is required he will appear in person and only in routine matters,..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Voluntarily causing hurt by dangerous weapon - One of the essential requirements of offence u/s 324 IPC is that assailant has to cause bodily pain, disease or infirmity to victim by means of an instrument for shooting, stabbing or cutting or by instrument used as a weapon is likely to cause death..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 290, 323, 34-- Offence u/ss 290, 323, 34 - Quashing of proceedings - Charge sheet filed by police u/ss 290, 324 IPC - Accused did not use any instrument or other substance to cause injuries suffered by victim - At the very first instance, police ought to have treated the report as a non cognizable case and ought..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149, 397, 120B-- Murder - Procured eye witnesses - Accused acquitted - Discrepant statements made by eye witnesses and they also contradicted each other on material facts - Both the witnesses duly confronted with their previous statements recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Conduct of eye witnesses is unusual, improbable..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Defence failed to prove that there was any custom to give payment of money or giving gold items in relation to birth of a child - Said demand was dowry demand as prescribed u/s 304-B IPC...........

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