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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(v)- - Offence u/s 3(2)(v) of Act - Prosecution has not led any evidence to prove the commission of offence u/s 3(2)(v) of SC/ST Act - Mere fact that prosecutrix happened to be a girl belonging to Scheduled Caste does not by itself attract the provisions of Act - There is no other evidence on record to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xii), 3(2)(v)-- Atrocities - Rape - Prosecutrix was not raped in order to humiliate her as a member of Scheduled Caste - Conviction u/s 3(2)(v) of Act cannot be sustained and set aside - Accused acquitted of the charges u/ss 3(1)(xii) & 3(2)(v) of SC/ST Act...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(i)(x)-- Voluntary causing hurt and grievous hurt - Rioting - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - There are four injured and their medical reports were duly proved before Trial Court - Out of four injured prosecution examined only two injured ladies - Appellant belongs to `Gond' caste that`s why..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(i)(x), 18-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - S.18 of SC/ST Act, creates a bar in invoking S.438 Cr.P.C. when allegations indicate abusing of complainant with caste name with intent to humiliate him - Anticipatory bail not maintainable - However, liberty is given to accused to move..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), 18-- Anticipatory bail - Statutory bar u/s.18 of SC and ST Act - Applicability - In complaint it is alleged that incident took place outside house of complainant which appears to be a place within public view - Held, whether incident actually occurred at place alleged or at any other place outside..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, 120B, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of criminal proceedings - Accused persons alleged to have used caste remarks, caused insult to informant and threatened him with dire consequences - Offences punishable under IPC prima facie made out against accused persons - However, no ingredients of S.3(1)(x) of SC and ST Act were..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468(3)-- Limitation - Complaint u/ss. 149, 323, 354 & 504 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of Scheduled Caste & Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act - Punishment provided under IPC for these offences is less than three years but in SC/ST Act is of five years - According to S.468 IPC if offence is punishable by..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 18, 3(i)(x)-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/s.3(1)(x) of the Act of 1989 - Bar as to grant of anticipatory bail - Applicability - Specific averment in complaint that Petitioner No.1 gave beatings to complainant and called him `Khatikde' in presence of eye-witnesses - However, no charge against other two..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(v), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Application of S.3(2)(v) - Victim is a member of SC and appellant is a member of Hindu-Thiyya community - But apart from stating that she is a member of SC there is no evidence to show that it is only because of racial difference accused is alleged to have committed crime - Held,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Quashing of FIR - Complainant and his other family members have consistently alleged that even when they had gone to meet petitioner and other teachers, they were addressed to with regard to their caste status - Further allegation that child was also addressed before assembly with regard to his..........

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