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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 437-- Bail - Accused who is charge sheeted without arrest u/s 376 IPC or any other offence punishable with imprisonment for life or death may be released on bail u/s 437(1) Cr.P.C, provided there are no reasonable grounds for Court to believe that accused is guilty of offence punishable with..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5, 6-- Sexual assault - Court cannot convict accused for offence under IPC and POCSO Act at the same time - Special Law would prevail over general law - Since offence would be covered under POCSO Act, conviction under IPC cannot be sustained - Conviction of accused u/s 376 IPC set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Rape - Immoral character of prosecutrix - Woman of easy virtue could not be raped by person for that reason...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Rape - Conviction on sole testimony of prosecutrix - Corroboration is not sine qua non for conviction in rape case - If evidence of victim does not suffer from any basic infirmity and probabilities factor does not render it unworthy of credence, as general rule, there is no reason to insist on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Rape - Reversal of order of conviction - Trial Court which found testimony of prosecutrix reliable being corroborated by her mother's evidence, medical evidence, FSL report and other circumstances viz. absence of motive for any false implication etc. - High Court erred in brushing aside the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 376(2)(i), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 5(c)(f)(m), 6, 8, 9(c)(f)(m), 10, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Rape of 7 years old girl - While granting bail High Court converted adjudication of bail application to a mini trial - Impugned order granting bail set aside...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Rape of 12 years old girl by her own father - Merely because hymen of victim child was not found ruptured, it cannot be said that she was not subjected to penetrative sexual assault, particularly when there is clinching evidence of victim coupled with medical evidence on record...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Offence u/s 376 IPC and S.4 of POCSO Act - In order to make out offence u/s 376 IPC and S.4 of POCSO Act, complete penetration is not required - Slightest penetration is sufficient to constitute offence of rape or penetrative sexual assault...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Rape of 12 years old girl by her own father - Testimony of victim/child witness - Child witness deposed against her own biological father - Nothing in cross-examination of child witness to suggest even remotely that she was tortured by someone else to falsely implicate her own father in such..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Outraging modesty of women - Rape - FSL report showed no semen or male DNA in sample taken - Nothing amiss found in investigation - Whether the offence relates to one punishable u/s 376 or 354, IPC will be determined on prosecutrix being examined before trial Court who is sole witness to..........

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