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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Failure of prosecutrix to mention in her statement about seizure of blouse, dhoti and broken bangles - No such question put to witness in her cross examination - Held, omission of this fact from her evidence is not a ground to doubt the veracity of her evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix is a victim of, and not an accomplice in, a sex offence and there is no provision in the Indian Evidence Act requiring corroboration in material particulars of the evidence of the prosecutrix as in the case of evidence of accomplice...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 29, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 116-- Scope of S.29 NDPS Act - S.29 of NDPS Act contemplates that whoever abets or is a party to a criminal conspiracy to commit an offence punishable under Chapter IV of the Act, then notwithstanding anything contained in S.116 IPC, such person shall be punishable with the punishment provided for the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 342-- Illegal confinement - Proof - Statement given by prosecutrix including statement given by manager of hotel clearly established that prosecutrix was illegally confined in hotel room by accused - Held, accused liable to be convicted u/s.342 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased was taken by accused along with pilgrims for purpose of cooking - Evidence of taxi owner shows that accused persons mercilessly beaten deceased while travelling - Missing report of deceased lodged by family members upon..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)- - Murder - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - From nature of injuries found on person of deceased it cannot safely be said that accused assaulted deceased with intention to cause such injury so as to cause death - It appears that accused persons were upset by poor quality of food cooked by..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 147, 148, 149-- Murder - Proof - Accused persons alleged to have killed deceased by firing on his head in tussle for being agent of Maxi Stand - Accused persons took defence of false implication and also pleaded that deceased was a criminal involved in number of cases - Prosecution witness, in whose tea stall,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Appeal against acquittal - Material contradictions in statements of official witnesses regarding recording of dying declaration - No other public witness was associated at the time of recording of dying declaration and no reasons given for same - No efforts were made by prosecution..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proof - Ocular evidence supported case of prosecution - As per medical evidence deceased died due to drowning and strangulation - Plea of accused that deceased died due to suicidal hanging cannot be accepted for reason that her body was not found stretched - Mere act of bringing his wife..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty, harassment, demand of dowry - Independent corroboration - Held, it is but natural, that instance of cruelty, harassment of demand of dowry generally would remain within the personal knowledge of near relations and they would be the best persons to depose about the same - Evidence of..........

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