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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376(2)(i), 341, 323, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecution not established on record that accused was even seen with prosecutrix either on first date of incident or on second date of incident - Evidence on record shows that prosecutrix attended her classes in school and even accused was also discharging his duties at his..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 316, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Compromise arrived at between parties - High Court in exercise of its inherent jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C may quash the proceedings in respect of no, compoundable offences which are private in nature and do not have a serious impact on society on..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376, 323, 328, 506, 406-- Quashing of charge sheet - Kidnapping and rape - Prima facie it cannot be said that no case is made out against accused - Whether accused wanted to marry victim right from very beginning or not and whether consent given by victim for sexual intercourse was a free consent or not is a subject matter..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 427, 452, 323, 506, 34-- Offence u/ss 427, 452, 323, 506, 34 IPC - Material contradictions and inconsistencies found in statements of PWs - Prosecution story appears to be doubtful and untrustworthy - All the PWs given all together different version regarding infliction of injuries on complainant and his son - More so,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, 452, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(X)-- Offence u/ss 323, 504, 506, 452 IPC and S.3(1)(X) of SC/ST Act - Complainant and his two witnesses were present on the spot at the time of occurrence - There is no exaggeration, material contradiction or embellishment in statement of all those three witnesses - Medical report is also in consonance..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 427, 447, 506(2), 34-- Quashing of proceedings - Attempt to murder - Allegations in complaint coupled with statements recorded by Magistrate, shows necessary ingredients of offences u/ss 307, 323, 427, 447, 506(2) r/w 34 IPC - Power to quash proceedings is generally exercised when there is no material to proceed against..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 506-- Bail - Attempt to murder - Charges were framed on 5.11.2018 and now trial is pending for 9.7.2019 - Out of total 16 PWs, 8 material witnesses are yet to be examined and prosecution has moved an application u/s 319 Cr.P.C - Trial therefore, will certainly take a long time - Petitioner has already..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 325, 324, 323, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Injuries on the person of accused - Non explanation - Not even an iota of evidence which could even remotely prove and establish how accused persons sustained injuries - Non expalanton how accused persons sustained injuries proves fatal to the prosecution case - Accused rightly acquitted...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 325, 324, 323, 506, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Murder - Prosecution case full of contradictions and discrepancies - True version of occurrence not given by prosecution witnesses - Testimonies of PWs 1 to 5 not in consonance with each other and suffer from discrepancies and contradictions and they create a doubt about the veracity of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against father-in-law - Specific allegations against father-in-law supported by complainant and his two witnesses in the evidence is on record - At this stage of summoning of accused, Court cannot pronounce as to whether incident as..........

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