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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Outraging modesty of woman - Merely on the ground that accused is not a previous convict, benefit of probation cannot be granted to accused particularly when he is not a minor and more so when he committed offence against minor girl - Moreover, accused ran away when prosecutrix screamed and PW3..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 454-- Outraging modesty of women - Accused came to the roof of house of prosecutrix after scaling the wall and started teasing her breasts and when she objected he used criminal force and torn her shirt - String of salwar of prosecutrix was also forcibly opened by accused in order to rape her - Accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 454-- Outraging modesty of women - Delay in filing FIR - Husband of prosecutrix was out of station at the time of occurrence - FIR lodged immediately on next day of occurrence when husband of prosecutrix came back and prosecutrix narrated the entire occurrence to her husband - Delay of lodging FIR,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 3, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 454-- Benefit of probation - Accused outraging modesty of a married woman by entering in her house in the night time when her husband was out of station - Accused was a matured person of 35 years of age at the time of occurrence - Act committed by accused disentitles him the benefit of probation -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Outraging modesty of woman - Anticipatory bail - Accused was engaged with complainant by roka ceremony and developed intimacy with her - Accused indulged in acts of outraging modesty of complainant to an extent that he made an attempt to rape her - Improbability of complainant story and probable..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Accused an auto rickshaw driver tried to forcibly took complainant away to some other place against her wish to which she reacted and gave bite on the fingers of his hand - This did offend complainant's dignity and in protest she raised alarm and accused ran away -..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging the modesty of woman - Complainant alleges that accused outraging her modesty on two occasions by embracing her and kissing her when she was in her office chamber - Delay of four months in lodging FIR, not properly explained - Co-worker of complainant who included in charge sheet as a..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 376, 511-- Outraging the modesty of woman - Revision/appeal against acquittal - Powers of High Court to reassess the evidence and to reach its own conclusions are as extensive as in an appeal/revision against an order of conviction, yet as a rule of prudence, it should always give proper weightage and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging Modesty of women - Test to determine `Outraging Modesty' interpreted - Held, Test for determining whether modesty has been outraged is whether action of offender as such can be perceived as one which is capable of lowering sense of decency of woman - Offence related to modesty cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging Modesty of women - Conviction - Plea of juvenility raised for the first time before Supreme Court - Propriety - Accused not allowed to raise such plea - Held, if the matter came before Juvenile Board, maximum sentence that can be awarded in such a case is 3 years - In this case,..........

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