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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging the modesty of women - Allegation against accused No.1 that he tied the hands of complainant by her saree - No allegation or material on record to show that tying of hands of complainant was with intention to outrage her modesty - Offence u/s 354 IPC not made out and hereby, quashed...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294-- Offence u/s 294 IPC - Accused No.1 allegedly abused the complainant in filthy language inside her house, which is not a public place - Unless the obscene act or words are done or uttered in or near a public place, no offence u/s 294 IPC is made out - Offence u/s 294 IPC quashed...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 344, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix narrated the entire incident in her testimony which is corroborated by medical evidence - Testimony of prosecutrix with regard to scar with knife on her private part is also corroborated by medical evidence - Merely because prosecutrix did not raised any shout or..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 344, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Defective investigation - Contention of accused that photograph of prosecutrix with one person was taken, which has not been further investigated, is of no relevance for the purpose of offence u/s 376 IPC, particularly when offence of rape is proved against accused by..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 344, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Prosecutrix categorically stated that A-1 has not committed any offence though she was kept under his watch - No offence therefore is committed u/ss 376, 366 IPC by A-1 - However, conviction of A-1 u/s 344 IPC is maintained...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302-- Dowry death - Deceased died within 7 years of her marriage by hanging - Evidence of family members of deceased does not prove that any demand of dowry was made by husband/accused soon before death of deceased - Even at the time of marriage of deceased, dowry articles were given at the wish of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Gifts exchanged during customary occasions in accordance with the prevailing practice and tradition, do not come under the purview of `dowry'...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Death by burning - Demand of Rs.20,000 made by accused two years prior to death of deceased, is too remote to occurrence and therefore, would not satisfy the requirement of `soon before her death' contemplated u/s 304-B(1) IPC - Acquittal upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Sewing machine given by parents of deceased as she knew tailoring is a gift which cannot be considered as a part of demand by husband for himself or for his family members - Acquittal upheld...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Age of victim above 16 years at the time of incident - Prosecutrix stated that she was raped many times by accused and when she tried to raise alarm, accused threatened to kill her - Medical evidence supported case of prosecution as hymen of prosecutrix was torn recently -..........

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