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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Promise of marriage - Promise to carry her cannot be equated with a promise to marry her...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Sexual intercourse on promise of marriage - Where accused had no intention to marry the prosecutrix from very inception an offence u/s 376 IPC is made out...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused allegedly gained entry into house of prosecutrix while she was sleeping and committed rape upon her - Prosecutrix when tried to raise alarm, accused fell on her feet and besieged her not to inform anyone and assured that he would marry her - Few of villagers came to know of incident..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased deeply in love with the accused and wanted to marry him - Deceased committed suicide on coming to know that accused intended to marry another girl - No evidence that accused ever held any false promise of marriage to deceased and thereafter failed to fulfill that..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Accused committed rape 8-9 months before the death of the prosecutrix - Accused continued to have sexual intercourse with the deceased on promise to marry - Deceased prosecutrix did not disclose this fact to anybody - Held, continuous relationship is sufficient to infer that the deceased..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Sexual intercourse with false promise of marriage - Deceased prosecutrix committed suicide because she was carrying pregnancy of 8 months and accused had refused to marry her - Held, it is difficult for an unmarried girl carrying pregnancy, to live in the Indian society..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Dying declaration - Decease making statement that she was committing suicide as accused has backed out from his promise to marry her - Deceased also stated that accused had forcibly committed rape on her and due to fear and shame, she had not disclosed this fact to anybody - Held, rape being part..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376A-- Rape - Accused committed series of sexual acts after holding promise of marriage - Prosecutrix on her own went to accused at various places and hotel rooms apparently with closed doors - Had there been forcible acts of rape, those would never have gone unnoticed by even those around and would not..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Consent based on mistaken belief of promise to marry - Bare arguments does not suffice - For a plea of mistaken belief it is to be presumed that the prosecutrix had consented - However, in this eventuality prosecution should have pursued the trial on the basis that it was a case of mistaken..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Promise to marry - In absence of evidence to the effect that accused had promised to marry with the prosecutrix at any stage, it cannot be said with absolute certainty that due to misconception of fact she had given the consent to accused for sexual intercourse with her...........

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