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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Consent of victim being minor not relevant - Plea that victim voluntarily accompanied accused not accepted - Victim attained age of discretion is also misconceived in light of provisions of Ss.363, 366 IPC - Accused rightly convicted...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Reduction of sentence - Consent of victim though not relevant for purpose of offence but can be considered for purpose of sentence - Sentence imposed on accused thus reduced from 7 years R.I to 5 years R.I u/s 376 IPC - However, sentence u/s 363 maintained - Both sentences..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/s 304-A IPC - Medical negligence - Accused failed to provide official vehicle for shifting patient from primary Heath center to Hospital, whereas, he himself travelled in the vehicle for attending monthly meeting - It was an act or omission in discharge of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 341, 147, 149, 336, 290, 510, 506, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 185-- Rash and negligent driving by consuming alcohol - Identity of accused - Complainant not knowing the names of accused persons - PW6 stated that 5-6 persons were sitting in the van and neither he told the names of accused nor he recognized them - Identity of accused persons thus not established -..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Delay in lodging FIR - Parents of prosecutrix were not present when incident took place - FIR lodged immediately after return of parents of prosecutrix - Delay sufficiently explained - Prosecution case cannot be doubted on account of delayed FIR...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Proof of - Presumption of innocence - A dead body reduced to skeleton, recovered from septic tank of house - Post mortem report stated death was about two and a half month prior - Evidence on record established that all accused had knowledge of deceased being killed - But no inference can..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix was less than 16 years at the time of occurrence - Statement of prosecutrix that she was subjected to forcible intercourse by accused found to be true and trustworthy - Merely because no injuries were found on the body of prosecutrix and no blood and semen was detected on the..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Reduction of sentence - Accused a married man having children - He has spoiled the life of a young girl taking advantage of her simplicity - Sentence of 7 years R.I with payment of fine of Rs.5,000, in default to undergone R.I for 6 months is legal and proper...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 307, 34 IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - FIR discloses commission of cognizable offence - Case cannot be compromised and quashed, as case is against public policy and administration of criminal justice system - Considering the nature of allegation, it is necessary to investigate..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison - Marriage of deceased with accused solemnized in 1995 and incident occurred in 2004 - No complaint was ever made by complainant with police or panchayat or other relations - Prosecution has not led tangible evidence to..........

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