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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Within three months of marriage - Torture and harassment - No specific instances of any torture by accused to deceased - No complaint ever lodged with police or with Panchayat - Allegations levelled general in nature - No categoric evidence to prove that accused persons..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Common object - Inference of common object has to be drawn from various factors such as weapons with which members of assembly were armed, their movements, acts of violence committed by them and the result...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(1)-- Rape - Determination of age of prosecutrix - Date of birth mentioned in school register or any such document has no evidentiary value unless the person who made the entry or who gave the date of birth is examined - Mere proof of such documents would not tantamount to proof of all content or..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Cancellation of bail - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Allegations in FIR disputed questions of facts and same can be decided during trial - Case is fixed for recording of statements of PWs - Challan has been presented and charges framed - Bail granted to respondent No.4 cannot be cancelled simply..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 325, 149-- Delayed FIR - Murder - All male members of family of deceased were injured in the incident - Deceased was in a serious condition - Priority for complainant party and police was to provide him immediate medical aid and not to lodge report - Report lodged after death of deceased - It cannot be said..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(1)-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix - Date of birth mentioned in register by Panch has no probative value and cannot be accepted unless the person making such entry is examined - Medical evidence on record does not rule out the possibility of prosecutrix being major on the date of incident, as MLC report of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 325, 149-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Common object - Testimony of injured and eye witnesses - Several assailants were involved in the crime - All of a sudden they came and entered into the house of complainant armed with various weapons, inflicted injuries to several persons including deceased in quick..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Cognizance of offence - Complaint u/s 307 IPC - Magistrate can take cognizance of an offence and not offenders - Power of magistrate not restricted to summon only those accused who are arrayed in charge sheet - Magistrate can summon even those persons whose names have been deleted from charge..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308, 323, 325, 506, 34-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 308, 323, 325, 506, 34 IPC - Dispute between parties resolved amicably - Compounding applications are supported by joint compromise duly signed by parties - Injured witness not interested in prosecuting the accused - Although S.308 IPC is no, compoundable..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(i), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, Constitution of India, Article 20(2)-- Rape - Double jeopardy - Accused found guilty of alleged offences and convicted under both the provisions of IPC and POCSO Act - However, offender cannot be punished for more than once for a similar offence, as it amounts to double jeopardy - Consequently, sentence of accused is modified and..........

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