Showing : 4091-4100 of 15148 Results

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 15, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules, 2007, Section 5(3)-- Juvenile - Offence u/ss 363, 342, 366-A, 376 IPC - Dereliction of duties by Presiding officer - Presiding officer, who headed the Board on relevant dates acted in an absolutely casual and perfunctory fashion while conducting inquiry - Proper quorum was not complete - Appellate Court rightly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder - Non-examination of injured witness - Injured witness was not examined as he was kidnapped at the relevant period - Non-examination of injured witness, held, not fatal to prosecution case and same cannot be a ground to disregard the evidence of eye witnesses...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder case - Non-examination of independent witness - Entire case of prosecution cannot be discarded merely on the ground of absence of independent witness, as long as evidence of eye witness, though interested is trustworthy...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of father by son - Prosecution proved the presence of accused at his home at night with deceased - Accused is duty bound to explain as to how death of his father was caused - Since no explanation as to death of deceased was given by accused, accused held responsible for commission of crime..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder case - Discrepancies in the evidence of eye witness - Evidence of PW1, an eye witness, who lost his three sons in fateful incident was consistent and there is no major deviations or discrepancies in his evidence - Any minor discrepancies in the evidence of PW1 due to long gap between..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 504-- Triple murder case - Death sentence - Trial Court awarded death sentence to accused on the ground that accused were guilty of committing cruel and heinous offence - Reasoning given by trial Court, does not convince that case comes under the rarest of rare category, which warrants penalty of death..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511-- Rape and attempt to rape - Distinction - When an attempt to penetrate is made, but no penetration takes place, it can be said to be an attempt to rape - But when an attempt to penetrate is made and a slight penetration takes place, the same would constitute rape...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 354-- Nature of offence - Accused allegedly removed the clothes of prosecutrix, sat on her back and put his fingers into her private parts - No evidence of rape deduced from the medical examination of prosecutrix, as act of penetration of sexual organ by accused in the vagina of prosecutrix is missing -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366A, 376G, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5, 6-- Offence u/ss 366-A, 376-G IPC and Ss.5, 6 of POCSO Act - Cognizance of offence - Trial Court rejected final report submitted by police while taking cognizance of offence and summoned the petitioners through arrest warrants - However, case was thoroughly investigated by senior police officers and a..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(4)-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 406, 506 - Neither any demand nor any entrustment of dowry or causing any injury proved - Acquittal upheld...........

Showing : 4091-4100 of 15148 Results