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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of minor girl - Accused committed rape with 16 years old girl with her consent - Fact that prosecutrix was consenting party is not a mitigating circumstance to reduce the sentence as minor girl can be easily lured into giving consent for such an act without understanding the implications..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376- - Rape - Of a girl aged 16 years 3 months, without her consent - Delay in lodging FIR properly explained as prosecutrix did not inform the incident immediately and waited for 2 weeks to disclose to her mother as accused had taken her photographs and recorded her talk on mobile and threatened her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of young girl aged around 16 years 3 months - Accused pleaded that since no efforts were made by prosecution to file the photographs and recorded conversation of prosecutrix with accused thus prosecutrix version cannot be relied on - If the investigating officer did not conduct the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of a minor girl - Reduction of sentence - Accused pleaded that he is married and even prosecutrix is also married and having a child therefore, he should be leniently treated - Plea rejected as it is not a case where accused married with prosecutrix - Merely because accused and prosecutrix..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376- - Rape - Consent of prosecutrix - Presumption - Once prosecutrix states in her evidence that she did not consent to the act of sexual intercourse by accused on her and was committed against her will and accused failed to adduce any defence evidence on this issue then presumption u/s 114-A of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix was missing from home but FIR was lodged almost after expiry of 11 days - No explanation offered for such delay - Recovery of prosecutrix by his brother and friends also creates a cloud of suspicion as the person who informed brother of prosecutrix that his sister..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11-- Murder - Death by burning - Plea of alibi - Father of deceased categorically stated that accused was present at the time of occurrence - Nothing elicited in his cross examination - Medical evidence proves that death was not accidental - On the other hand DW1 does not inspire confidence regarding..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Oral dying declaration - 100% burn injuries - Plea of false implication - PW3 daughter of deceased who witnessed the occurrence has informed PW1, brother of deceased who immediately rushed towards the house of deceased and she told him that her husband poured kerosene on her - Oral dying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Reduction of sentence - Accused was young in age and being a first offender prayed for some leniency in sentence - No lenient view can be taken in awarding sentence on the ground that accused was young and first offender - Moreover, accused should feel fortunate that he was already awarded..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of a minor girl - Consent - Whether it is civil law or criminal law, consent of a minor is not treated as valid consent - Even when there is consent of girl below 16 years, the other partner in the sexual act is treated as criminal who has committed the offence of rape - Law leaves no choice..........

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