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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 506, 384, 120B-- Anticipatory bail - Abetment of suicide - Hapless deceased pushed to such corner by such mental pressure that he was compelled to commit suicide - Abetment in committing suicide by deceased is prima facie apparent on the face of allegations levelled against accused - Bail rejected...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Complainant only citing incidents of unhappiness with her husband/accused - Allegations in complaint and charge sheet does not satisfy ingredients of alleged offences - Uncontroverted allegations against accused do not disclose commission of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 24-- Interim maintenance - Unchaste wife - Wife convicted and sentenced for murder of her own son in order to screen her illegitimate relationship with her paramour - Factum of wife being unchaste proved on record - Petition for divorce filed by husband only after conviction of wife, therefore, in such..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion - Petition by husband - Wife had just and reasonable cause to reside separately from husband, as he was suspecting her character and was also treating her with cruelty for which she lodged FIR u/s 498-A IPC, which was later on compromised - Since there is no finding that FIR..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape - Testimony of prosecutrix is at par with that of injured witness - Testimony of prosecutrix does not require corroboration if evidence of prosecutrix inspires confidence and appears to be credible...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Gang rape of minor girl - Appreciation of evidence - As per younger sister of prosecutrix accused entered house, forcibly dragged prosecutrix out and committed gang rape on her as at the time of occurrence prosecutrix was alone at home with her younger sister - Younger sister of prosecutrix..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g)-- Gang rape of minor girl - Plea of enmity between parties - Mere filing of theft case cannot be termed as enmity between parties and no father will file false case at risk of his minor daughter as in Indian society, rape upon woman is always regarded as stigma - Hence, plea of accused about enmity..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 84-- Plea of insanity - Nature of burden of proof on accused to prove insanity is no longer higher than that rests upon a party to civil proceedings - Accused could discharge his burden by showing preponderance of probabilities in his favour - Behaviour antecedents and subsequent event of accused may..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 34-- Gang rape of minor girl - Common intention - Both accused entered house, forcibly dragged prosecutrix out and when accused was committing rape upon prosecutrix co-accused `M' was guarding the area - Though co-accused `M' has not committed rape but by virtue of S.376(2)(g) IPC he is guilty of..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 84-- Murder - Plea of insanity - Burden to prove insanity is on accused and accused discharged the burden by producing evidence as to his behaviour at the time of occurrence and thereafter his continuous treatment in hospital - However, burden shifts on prosecution not discharged - Though eye witnesses..........

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