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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A, 341, 323, 294, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 12, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 42-- Bail - Sexual abuse of girl children living in Child Care Centre - Statements of most of girl students staying in Centre indicates petitioner sexually abusing them - Girls were given threat not to disclose incident before anybody otherwise they would be ousted from Centre - Poor helpless inmates..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 323, 354, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that FIR was lodged as a counter blast to filing of divorce petition - Filing of divorce petition or petition u/s 9 of Hindu Marriage Act cannot be taken into consideration to construe that FIR was lodged as a counter blast...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354D, 384, 450, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 11, 12-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Rape case - Where prosecutrix and accused married each other and both are residing husband and wife, proceedings can be quashed by invoking power u/s 482 Cr.P.C, even though offences are serious in nature and no, compoundable - Proceedings quashed...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354A, 452, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Bail - Rape case - Prosecutrix has taken u-turn before Court below during trial and not supported prosecution case - Even, all material PWs turned hostile - There is no reason to keep petitioner behind bars for an indefinite period during trial - Guilt of petitioner if any is yet to be proved in..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A-- Sexual harassment - Complaint made by Transgender - If a cognizable offence under provision of S.354-A, in particular sub clauses (i), (ii), (iii) IPC is made out on the complaint of a Transgender, same shall be registered in accordance with law...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 448, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi), 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/ss 354, 448, 34 IPC and Ss.3(1)(xi), 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Compounding of offence - Reduction of sentence - Affidavit filed by complainant shows that incident in question took place almost 9 years ago due to misunderstanding and spur of moment - Relation between parties now very cordial..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354-- Rape - Anticipatory bail - Allegation by prosecutrix-teacher that petitioner-school owner ravished her on various occasions - Innumerable criminal and civil litigation pending between management of school and its staff members - FIR registered on the very day when services of prosecutrix were..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8-- Outraging modesty of woman - Mere throwing of mobile or medicines or providing the same with or without medicines by accused to prosecutrix, may not be considered to be an offence u/s 354 or 354-A IPC or u/ss 7, 8 of POCSO Act...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 341, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Outraging modesty of woman - Accused allegedly stopped prosecutrix, caught hold her hand and demanded sex from her - Accused admitted the allegations in the meeting which was convened - Merely on the ground that prosecutrix was a member of ST accused cannot be convicted under SC/ST Act especially..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 341-- Outraging modesty of woman - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred 17 years ago - Accused remained in jail for 3 days - At the time of incident, no minimum jail sentence was provided under alleged offences - No useful purpose would be served if he is sent to jail after 17 years of incident -..........

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