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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, 452, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(X)-- Offence u/ss 323, 504, 506, 452 IPC and S.3(1)(X) of SC/ST Act - Complainant and his two witnesses were present on the spot at the time of occurrence - There is no exaggeration, material contradiction or embellishment in statement of all those three witnesses - Medical report is also in consonance..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(v)-- Offence u/ss 3(2)(v) of SC/ST Act - Accused committed offence u/ss 363, 376 IPC not because she wanted to sexually assault a member of SC community but these offences are perpetrated by accused in order to satisfy his carnal desires - Offence u/s 3(2)(v) SC/ST Act thus, not made out - Conviction..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 294 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST - Accused allegedly abused complainant, proved on record - However, expressions used by accused during course of vertical altercation did not refer to caste or tribe that complainant belonged - Conviction of accused u/s 294 IPC upheld and accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against father-in-law - Specific allegations against father-in-law supported by complainant and his two witnesses in the evidence is on record - At this stage of summoning of accused, Court cannot pronounce as to whether incident as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against family members of husband - General allegations of cruelty and dowry demand made against appellants - No specific incident, dates or details of any incident mentioned in complaint - Neither in complaint nor in statements made by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489C, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Offence u/s 489-C IPC - Appreciation of evidence - Alleged recovery was effected from busy place still no independent witness was joined by I.O. and no explanation has come forward on this point - Even, there is no complaint to I.O. that accused had gone to use said currency notes or they had made..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rape - Appeal against conviction - Appreciation of evidence - Prosecution failed to prove case against accused beyond reasonable doubt due to following reasons : (i) prosecutrix not examined by doctor after alleged incident; (ii) in absence of any medical examination done, prosecution not examined..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 458, 323, 143, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(V), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 307, 458, 323, 143 IPC and S.3(2)(V) SC/ST Act - Medical opinion that three injuries were not dangerous to life - I.O. found offence u/s 308 IPC - Compromise allowed - FIR quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 109, 203, 97, Tamil Nadu Forest Act, 1882, Section 36A, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25(1B)(a)- - Offence u/ss 304(Part II), 109, 203 IPC, S.36-A, E of 1882 Act and Ss.3, 25(1-B)(a) of Arms Act - Right to private defence - Eye witnesses turned hostile - No evidence on record to prove as to how and in what manner incident occurred - Prosecution thus, failed to prove its case - Defence on the..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 323 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Incident took place in the residential quarter of PW14, who is daughter of complainant - However, PW14 not supported prosecution case - Genesis of case is suppressed by prosecution - No specific allegation in complaint that with an intention of..........

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