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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2020
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 6, 8-- Bail - Kidnapping and rape - Victim left home of her parents secretly with her belongings by her own will and she had surrendered to physical desires of accused out of her love and affection for him - It is not the case of prosecution that accused had promised to marry her - Though victim was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376, 302, 201-- Kidnapping, rape and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Allegation that accused roaming around house of deceased - Merely because accused was 18 years of age as on date of incident, roaming around house of deceased would not lead to conclusion that accused has committed crime of rape and murder,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376, 302, 201-- Kidnapping, rape and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of `Gudri' (mattress) - Mattress seized from house of accused though having semen stains but it did not have vaginal smear - Recovery of Mattress may raise some sort of suspicion in the mind of Court but having regard to other..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 376, 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Kidnapping, rape and murder - Circumstantial evidence - Extra judicial confession - PW1 stated that accused confessed that he had committed a mistake of raping deceased and throwing dead body in well - He took accused to police station and produced him before Police Officer - No ground found to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376(2)(i), 341, 323, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecution not established on record that accused was even seen with prosecutrix either on first date of incident or on second date of incident - Evidence on record shows that prosecutrix attended her classes in school and even accused was also discharging his duties at his..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376D, 342, 120B-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix was running about more than 18 years of her age at the time of incident - It is not clear by prosecutrix how she came in company of accused and how accused branded a knife on her in order to abduct her - Prosecutrix stated that she was kept confined in a Jhuggi..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376(2)(i), 376(2)(n), 376(2)(j), 376(2)(m), 376A, 302, 201-- Kidnapping, rape and murder of 13 years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased was last seen with accused and on earlier occasions too was seen being enticed by accused - DNA evidence using established STR technique has proved that accused committed sexual intercourse with deceased -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376(2)(i), 376(2)(n), 376(2)(j), 376(2)(m), 376A, 302, 201-- Kidnapping, rape and murder of 13 years old girl - Death sentence - Can be awarded even in case based on circumstantial evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376(2)(i), 376(2)(n), 376(2)(j), 376(2)(m), 376A, 302, 201-- Kidnapping, rape and murder of 13 years old girl - Circumstantial evidence - Death sentence - Case does not fall under rarest of rare case due to residual doubts as follows: (i) Crucial witness of last seen theory is partly inconsistent in cross-examination and quickly jumps from open statement to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376, 323, 328, 506, 406-- Quashing of charge sheet - Kidnapping and rape - Prima facie it cannot be said that no case is made out against accused - Whether accused wanted to marry victim right from very beginning or not and whether consent given by victim for sexual intercourse was a free consent or not is a subject matter..........

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