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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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Reduction of sentence - Incident was of 1988 - Since date of incident, 30 years already gone-bye - In view of long time between date of incident and date of judgment of High Court, it would be appropriate to reduce the punishment from 7 years to 3 years - Sentence reduced...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
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...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 24, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce petition filed by husband - Transfer of petition - Wife lodged FIR u/ss 406, 498-A IPC and initiated proceedings under Domestic Violence Act and u/s 125 Cr.P.C. against husband at Jalandhar - Thereafter husband filed petition u/s 13 Hindu Marriage Act at Ludhiana - Wife having no..........
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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Attempt to murder - Compromise - Parties settled their real dispute amicably - Key prosecution witnesses declared their unequivocal intent to turn hostile at the trial - In such circumstances, merits and truth apart, proceedings in trial if allowed to continue may largely be a waste of precious..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Allegation against father-in-law - Overt act of accused pouring kerosene oil and setting her on fire is proved as per dying declaration of accused recorded by Executive Magistrate - Deceased was thus, subjected to harassment at the hands of accused - Accused rightly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(C), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 477A-- Misappropriation of public money - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence was of the year 1992-94 - Considering passage of time and facts and circumstance of case, sentence of imprisonment imposed on accused reduced to three years u/s 409 IPC - However, conviction u/ss 13(1)(c), 13(2) of P.C Act and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(C), 13(2), 67, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 477A-- Misappropriation of public money - Confessional statement of accused - Though confession was made before PW3 and PW2 by accused, but no question was put to PW3 and PW2 that extra judicial confession was an outcome of any threat, inducement or allurement - Confession was thus, made voluntarily and..........

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