Showing : 71-80 of 245 Results

HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of a woman - Case of prosecution not supported by PWs - Contradictory statements of PWs created suspicion - Even version of complainant and her husband was contradictory - No explanation offered by complainant as to delay in lodging complaint - Adverse inference has to be drawn..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 324-- Outraging modesty of woman - Eye witnesses of occurrence not supported prosecution case and denied their presence on the spot of occurrence - Whole testimony of complainant becomes vulnerable, when other witnesses not supported prosecution case - Prosecution failed to prove guilt of accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 18, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2), 511, 354-- Attempt to rape - Prosecutrix in her statement stated that accused caught hold of her and pushed her down but she has not alleged that accused tried to commit rape upon her - No evidence on record that prosecutrix was minor at time of incident - Prosecution failed to prove that accused committed..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354B-- Assault or use of criminal force on minor girl with intent to disrobe her - Accused used criminal force against victim by pulling down her trousers - It is apparent from the state of undress of victim and accused that he has not only intention of disrobing her but has partially disrobed her -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 354, 452, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 323, 354, 452 IPC and S.3(1)(xi) of SCST Act - Accused in order to outrage the modesty of Scheduled caste woman entered into her house and caught hold of her, when she resisted accused started abusing her by calling her `Harijan', `Dhobi' - Word `Harijan', `Dhobi'..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354, 506-- Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 376, 354, 506 IPC - Prosecutrix stated that she has given consent for quashing charge-sheet as now she is married and she does not want to disclose said fact to her husband - Said ground is no ground to quash proceedings for such serious offence -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 452, 326, 323, 354, 356, 148, 149-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 452, 326, 323, 354, 356, 148, 149 - In the instant case, investigating agency, after investigation filed cancellation report seeking cancellation of proceedings - Even, matter is compromised between parties and after said compromise continuation of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341, 323, 354, 345D, 506-- Arrest - Offence u/ss 341, 323, 354, 345-D, 506 IPC - I.O. is satisfied that petitioner was threatening de-facto complainant and her witnesses - Said satisfaction borne out from general diaries lodged by her and upon inquiring into such complaints - I.O. rightly concluded that it is necessary to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Two necessary ingredients of S.354 IPC are `assault' or `use of criminal force' - Assault can be by mere gesture or preparation intending or knowing that it is likely that such gesture or preparation would cause any person present to apprehend use of criminal force...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 354A-- Scope - Once an offence falls u/s 354 IPC even if ingredients of S.354A IPC are satisfied, the accused will be punished u/s 354 IPC the same being more serious in nature as it prescribes the minimum sentence of one year and term for imprisonment which may extend to five years...........

Showing : 71-80 of 245 Results