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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 90, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Consent - False promise to marry - Intention from beginning not to marry - Marriage of accused was fixed long back and despite the same accused gave promise/false promise and alluded prosecutrix to give her consent for physical relationship - Courts below rightly held that consent given by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent - False promise to marry - Merely because accused is now married and/or even that prosecutrix has subsequently married - Not a ground not to convict accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 90-- Rape - Consent - False promise to marry - If it is established and proved that from inception accused who gave promise to prosecutrix to marry, did not have any intention to marry and prosecutrix gave consent for sexual intercourse on such assurance by accused that he will marry her, such consent..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 354-- Rape of minor girl by her blind father - Prosecutrix has given detailed description of manner in which accused used to sexually assault her - Allegation of sexual assault go back to several years when she was only 6 years of age and sexual assault continued till she was 13-14 years of age -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Appeal against conviction - Appreciation of evidence - Prosecution failed to prove case against accused beyond reasonable doubt due to following reasons : (i) prosecutrix not examined by doctor after alleged incident; (ii) in absence of any medical examination done, prosecution not examined..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 354, 354B, 376D, 34-- Harassment for demand of dowry - Allegation against sister of husband as well as her husband - No particulars about date, month or detail of said demand mentioned - Allegations not substantiated during investigation - Sister (Nanad) and her husband (Nandoi) discharged - Order upheld...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(i), 341, 323-- Rape - Prosecutrix claimed that she was raped in the field which was recently watered and was slushy - If that fact was true, there would certainly have been mud stains on salwar of prosecutrix - However, I.O claims that salwar had mud on it, but admitted that said fact was not recorded by him in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Rape - FIR lodged after 7 months of alleged incident of rape - Evidence of PW4 and PW5 not credible - Testimony of prosecutrix not corroborated by any other witness - Incident alleged to have taken place near a common path but no hue and cry allegedly raised by prosecutrix was heard by anybody -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 201, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(i), 5(m), 5(r), 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape and murder of minor girl aged 7-1/2 years - Death penalty - Rarest of rare case - Offence committed by accused though brutal and grave but does not warrant death sentence - As, accused is not a previous convict or professional killer - Even, at the time of commission of offence he was 19..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 201, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(i), 5(m), 5(r), 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape and murder of minor girl aged 7-1/2 years - Appreciation of evidence - As per evidence on record, accused was last seen together with victim as accused gave 1 rupee coin to victim and told one of the witness who was with victim to go away, thereafter dead body of victim was found near house..........

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