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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 354, 452, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 323, 354, 452 IPC and S.3(1)(xi) of SCST Act - Accused in order to outrage the modesty of Scheduled caste woman entered into her house and caught hold of her, when she resisted accused started abusing her by calling her `Harijan', `Dhobi' - Word `Harijan', `Dhobi'..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Arms Act, 1959, Section 3, 25(1b)(a)-- Attempt to murder - Accused caused serious injuries to injured on his shoulder and ribs - Accused sentenced to undergo 10 years R.I u/s 307 IPC and 3 years of R.I u/ss 3, 25(1-b)(a) of Arms Act - He has completed 8 years and 8 months approximately in custody - Sentence of accused thus reduced to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 149, 186, 188, 427, 436, Prevention Of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Offence u/ss 147, 148, 149, 186, 188, 427, 436 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act - Co-accused already granted bail - Case of petitioner cannot be distinguished from that of co-accused - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 370, 373, Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956, Section 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-- Bail - Cancellation - Offence u/ss 370, 373 IPC and Ss.3 to 9 of Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act - Accused arrested for human trafficking and forcing minor girls into prostitution - As many as 41 minor girls were rescued during raid - All were kept confined and were subjected to torture and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 504, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(i)(x)-- Offence u/s 504 IPC and S.3(i)(x) of SC/ST Act - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Fact of calling the first informant and his brother with caste name at public place not proved - Specific words, allegedly uttered during incident by accused or any of them not stated by PWs in their..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 149, 323, Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)X, 3(2), 4-- Quashing of summoning order - Offence u/ss 147, 148, 149, 323 IPC, Ss.3(1)X, 3(2), 4 of SC/ST Act - Allegation that petitioners came on the spot and started firing and gave beatings to women - Stones were pelted and petitioners used firearms and sharped edged weapons - However, neither any firearm..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 143, 341, 323, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act and Ss.143, 341, 323 IPC - Quashing of FIR - Incident took place in the night at riverbed - Complainant himself stated that no other person witnessed the incident - It cannot be said that accused committed offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act or intentionally insulted..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 352, 448, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(v)-- Offence u/ss 352, 448 IPC and S.3(1)(v) of SC/ST Act - Property dispute - Contradictions and discrepancies in daily diary of police, complaint and statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Only independent eye witness turned hostile - FIR lodged quite belatedly - Information given by complainant as..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, Section 3-- Termination of pregnancy - It is an offence under IPC - However, to save registered medical practitioners from penal offences, S.3 of the Act provides for exceptions under which termination is not an offence...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 352-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act and S.352 IPC - Incident occurred at public place - However, none of witnesses present there has stated that PW3 was intentionally humiliated or insulted - Charge u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act not proved against accused - As far as criminal force is concerned, nobody..........

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