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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354-- Rape of 8th class girl by her school teacher - Prosecutrix was proved to be below 16 years at the time of incident - Statement of prosecutrix that she was sexually assaulted and raped by accused, was consistent despite test of severe cross-examination - Medical evidence supported the testimony of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354-- Rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - If Court on facts finds it difficult to accept version of prosecutrix on its face value, it may search for evidence, direct or circumstantial, which would lend assurance to her testimony - Assurance, short of corroboration as understood in the context of an..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354-- Rape and criminal intimidation - Accused can be convicted on sole testimony of prosecutrix - However, implicit reliance on sole testimony of prosecutrix can only be placed in event of testimony is credible and trustworthy - In order to gauge the testimony of prosecutrix on oath before trial court..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal -When genesis of prosecution version gets submerged in a taint of falsehood, as a corollary then, courts would obviously be inclined to not construe version rendered by prosecutrix qua the genesis of occurrence to be trustworthy or credible - Effect of falsity embroiling..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, 504, 506, 354A, 354D-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 294, 504, 506, 354-A, 354-D IPC - Version as set forth by complainant prima facie belied by report of FSL - There is no likelihood of accused fleeing from justice - Anticipatory bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 302, 404-- Outraging the modesty of woman and murder - Accused alleged to have killed deceased after molesting her and dishonestly misappropriated property belonging to her - Evidence on record shows that accused had an evil eye upon deceased and also winked and teased her on previous occasions - Medical..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511, 354-- Nature of offence - Prosecutrix stated that accused undressed her and undressed himself and tried to commit bad work with her - Accused ran away when prosecutrix screamed - Eye witness not produced as witness - Inconsistencies in the statement of prosecutrix wherein she states that she had..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Outraging modesty of woman - Merely on the ground that accused is not a previous convict, benefit of probation cannot be granted to accused particularly when he is not a minor and more so when he committed offence against minor girl - Moreover, accused ran away when prosecutrix screamed and PW3..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 454-- Outraging modesty of women - Accused came to the roof of house of prosecutrix after scaling the wall and started teasing her breasts and when she objected he used criminal force and torn her shirt - String of salwar of prosecutrix was also forcibly opened by accused in order to rape her - Accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 454-- Outraging modesty of women - Delay in filing FIR - Husband of prosecutrix was out of station at the time of occurrence - FIR lodged immediately on next day of occurrence when husband of prosecutrix came back and prosecutrix narrated the entire occurrence to her husband - Delay of lodging FIR,..........

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