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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Testimony of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix alleged that she was in relationship with accused and had been allowing access to accused at her residence in the absence of her mother and had stayed overnight with him - She had been continuing to do so despite knowing that accused was duping her -..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354B-- Nature of offence - Accused attempting to disrobe prosecutrix when she cried out and upon local people arriving at spot he ran away - Evidence of prosecutrix with regard to assault and strangulation being not supported by medical evidence appears to be embellishment - Said act of accused does not..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354B, 448, 323-- Offence u/s 354-B, 448, 323 IPC - Quantum of sentence - Since accused does not have any criminal antecedent, sentence modified u/s 354-B IPC for 3 years R.I with fine of Rs.10,000 in default to suffer R.I for 2 months - Sentences u/ss 438 & 323 remains unaltered - All the sentences shall run..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of pregnant wife by husband - Cause of death asphyxia on account of strangulation - Deceased was carrying pregnancy of 8 months at the time of death - Admittedly deceased was wife of accused and it was accused who was staying with his wife at the time of her death - It is for him to show as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of pregnant wife by husband - Death by strangulation - Accused hurriedly buried the body of deceased wife before anyone from parental side of his wife could reach - Post mortem examination of deceased conducted after dead body was exhumed which reveals that deceased died homicidal death as..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Deceased died due to head injury caused by accused by pelting bricks without warning - Brick recovered from the spot in the presence of independent witnesses - Version of I.O stands sufficiently corroborated by independent witnesses - Dead body of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused aged 60 years had no prior enmity with deceased - He was in litigation with his son who allegedly sold the apple produce without his consent - Accused did not try to abscond during investigation and willfully and..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Age of victim - When there is specific evidence with regard to age of victim in form of school register, said evidence cannot be brushed aside merely because some contentions were raised with regard to age of victim - Moreover, opportunity was available to defence regarding..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Consent of victim being minor not relevant - Plea that victim voluntarily accompanied accused not accepted - Victim attained age of discretion is also misconceived in light of provisions of Ss.363, 366 IPC - Accused rightly convicted...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Reduction of sentence - Consent of victim though not relevant for purpose of offence but can be considered for purpose of sentence - Sentence imposed on accused thus reduced from 7 years R.I to 5 years R.I u/s 376 IPC - However, sentence u/s 363 maintained - Both sentences..........

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