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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Murder - Sexual harassment - Death sentence - Accused committed murder of teenaged girl on her refusal to accept offer of his love and marry him - It does not come in purview of rarest of rare case - Capital punishment held, commuted to life imprisonment...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - False and baseless allegations against husband implicating him in a case instituted u/s 494 IPC and demand of dowry - Amounts to mental cruelty to husband, which certainly made the husband entitled to a decree of divorce - Divorce rightly granted to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 376, 465, 467-- Third bail application - Cheating and rape - Prosecutrix is 52 years old and accused is 45 years old - She married accused without seeking divorce from her previous husband - Factum of petitioner being already married is also in the knowledge of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix a literate lady has..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Statements of interested witnesses - Murder - Sexual harassment - PWs 6 & 7 happens to be child/eye witnesses of incident and related to deceased - They stated the entire incident - No material contradiction found in their testimony - Testimony of said eye witnesses cannot be discarded merely..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Medical evidence - Murder - Sexual harassment - Non-finding of any injury on stomach of deceased by doctor, as alleged by PWs - Not very material and also not going to shatter prosecution case, as incised wound on neck and limbs of deceased is sufficient for resulting death of deceased...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 356, 34-- Offence u/ss 326, 356, 34 IPC - Accused committed lurking house trespass during night and assaulted victim with brick bats and sharp cutting weapons which resulted in four sets of injuries including grievous injury - Head injury and impairment of right index finger by using dangerous weapons were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - No arrest normally be effected till report of Family Welfare Committee, to be appointed in every district, is received - This direction will not apply to offences involving tangible physical injuries or death. (Para 19 (i)(a)(g)(k)(viii). (ii) Indian Penal Code, 1860,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 457, 323-- Quashing of order - Order taking cognizance - Offence u/ss 457, 323 IPC - Complainant lodged FIR not knowing person who committed the offence - However, in complete contradiction to this, he stated in his statement that he very well knew the petitioner - This contradiction itself makes the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 356, 34-- Offence u/ss 326, 356, 34 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Victim who suffered grievous injury took treatment as i, patient for 10 days in hospital - Adequate compensation be given while reducing sentence - Sentence of accused reduced u/s 326 IPC for S.I of 2 years with fine of Rs.50,000 each in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Complaints u/s 498-A IPC may be investigated only by a designated Investigating Officer of the area - Such designations may be made within one month from the date of the judgment in the instant case - Such designated officer may be required to undergo training - This..........

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