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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 326, 354, 448, 506, 149-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 323, 326, 354, 448, 506, 149 IPC - Signatures of complainant/victim not found in application seeking compounding of offence - Offence u/s 326 IPC is no, compoundable - There was no prayer by accused seeking leave of Court to compound offence u/s 326 IPC - In..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 354B, 376D, 506, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, 22, 29-- Bail - Offence u/ss 323, 354-B, 376-D, 506 IPC and Ss.21, 22, 29 NDPS Act - Allegations contained in FIR neither spell out the name of the petitioner nor any role has been attributed to him in the commission of the crime - Even, it is a matter of evidence which could be adduced at the trial -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 294, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4- - Offence u/ss 354, 294 IPC - Admittedly, petitioner at the time of commission of offence was 24 years old and for a period of 11 years has suffered travails of trial and conviction - Even, offences for which petitioner has been convicted are not very heinous nature though have social implications..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 354-- Rape of minor girl by her blind father - Prosecutrix has given detailed description of manner in which accused used to sexually assault her - Allegation of sexual assault go back to several years when she was only 6 years of age and sexual assault continued till she was 13-14 years of age -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 354, 354B, 376D, 34-- Harassment for demand of dowry - Allegation against sister of husband as well as her husband - No particulars about date, month or detail of said demand mentioned - Allegations not substantiated during investigation - Sister (Nanad) and her husband (Nandoi) discharged - Order upheld...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A, 341, 323, 294, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 12, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 42-- Bail - Sexual abuse of girl children living in Child Care Centre - Statements of most of girl students staying in Centre indicates petitioner sexually abusing them - Girls were given threat not to disclose incident before anybody otherwise they would be ousted from Centre - Poor helpless inmates..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 323, 354, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that FIR was lodged as a counter blast to filing of divorce petition - Filing of divorce petition or petition u/s 9 of Hindu Marriage Act cannot be taken into consideration to construe that FIR was lodged as a counter blast...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354D, 384, 450, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 11, 12-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Rape case - Where prosecutrix and accused married each other and both are residing husband and wife, proceedings can be quashed by invoking power u/s 482 Cr.P.C, even though offences are serious in nature and no, compoundable - Proceedings quashed...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354A, 452, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Bail - Rape case - Prosecutrix has taken u-turn before Court below during trial and not supported prosecution case - Even, all material PWs turned hostile - There is no reason to keep petitioner behind bars for an indefinite period during trial - Guilt of petitioner if any is yet to be proved in..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354A-- Sexual harassment - Complaint made by Transgender - If a cognizable offence under provision of S.354-A, in particular sub clauses (i), (ii), (iii) IPC is made out on the complaint of a Transgender, same shall be registered in accordance with law...........

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