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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 506 IPC - Allegations against distant relatives of husband by estranged wife - Once such a glaring fact situation comes to notice of Court, it become its constitutional obligation to come to rescue of an accused, while exercising its inherent jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C.,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 506 IPC - Quashing of FIR - Estranged wife/complainant made allegations against married sister-i, law - Marriage of sister had already taken place much before the marriage of complainant - Allegations against sister general in nature - Moreover, sister living separately..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, 34-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 506, 34 IPC - Quashing of FIR against relatives of husband - Prima facie allegations are made against relatives of husband in FIR and in the police statement by witnesses for demand of dowry and harassment - Quashing of FIR at the initial stage is not appropriate, as..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376, 506-- Kidnapping and rape - Age of prosecutrix was less than 18 years at the time of incident on the basis of School certificate - However, it is not clear as to how date of birth was got entered in school record - More so, prosecutrix had travelled with accused at different places and nothing has come..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376, 506-- Kidnapping and rape - Quantum of sentence - Keeping in view the age of accused as well as fact that prosecutrix is now married and having three children and also fact that accused is facing trial for the last more than seven years, sentence of accused is reduced from ten years to seven years -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 506-- Kidnapping - Reduction of sentence - Lenient view - Appellant has no criminal background and is facing agony of trial since lodging of FIR and has undergone actual custody for a period of 10 months - More so, no minimum sentence is provided for offence committed u/s 363 IPC - Sentence reduced to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Relevancy of Privar register - PW7 stated that date of birth of prosecutrix was registered on the basis of information of PW4 - However, PW4 has not made any averment with respect to age of prosecutrix that she has got entry made in Parivar register - More so, register..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Rape - Attendance register - Prosecution placed reliance upon attendance register to show that prosecutrix had not attended school on the date of occurrence - However, presence of prosecutrix has been changed to absence on that day to show that prosecutrix did not attend the school on that day -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Rape - Accused allegedly came to the house of prosecutrix gagged her mouth and took her to bathroom and committed sexual intercourse - On seeing this by PW5, father of prosecutrix, accused quarreled with PW5 - However, prosecutrix stated that PW5 came to the spot after the occurrence - It cannot..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190(1)(b), 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 323, 504, 506, 452-- Cognizance of offence - Offence u/ss 147, 323, 504, 506 & 452 IPC - Accused not summoned for the offence u/s 506 IPC - This in itself shows application of mind - No ground to quash proceedings...........

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