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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354(1), Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Outraging modesty of woman - Accused allegedly pinched breasts of victim and asked when she will give sexual favour to him - PWs not supported prosecution case - Testimony of prosecutrix is full of suspicions - In fact it was victim who was caught red handed while stealing two packets frooty from..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 452, 325, 323-- Prosecutrix is grandmother of accused - Delayed FIR - Prosecutrix stated that accused entered into her house, caught hold her hands, muffled her mouth and pulled her down and he wanted to spoil reputation of prosecutrix and only for this reason has beaten her - On perusal of this statement it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 354A, 354B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Complaint discloses a prima facie case against accused persons - Order taking cognizance against accused rightly passed by Trial Court - High Court ought not to interfered in the said order - Impugned order of High Court quashing the criminal..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2), 384, 354A, 354C, 341, 323-- Rape of married woman - Prosecutrix limited her allegations against accused to extent of outraging her modesty - Allegation set out in clarification affidavit of prosecutrix was nothing but after thought - Prosecutrix knowingly and deliberately tried to improve her version step by step and tried..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, 190, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 354, 506, 34-- Application u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. for offence u/s 498-A, 406, 354, 506, 34 IPC - Magistrate taking cognizance and adjourning case for pre-summoning evidence instead of issuing direction to police to register FIR - Ground for such order as : (a) Allegation of cruelty does not require any investigation..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 452, 323, 324, 325, 342, 354, 427, 379, 148, 149-- Quashing of complaint - Complaint alleged that accused persons forcibly entered into his house and they were armed with daangs and gave daang blow on head and other parts of body and as soon as his wife came to rescue him, accused persons torn clothes of his wife and broken doors and windows of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354D-- Bail - Prosecutrix had developed physical relations with accused in year 2014 and FIR was registered about two years thereafter - As to whether it was a consent case or what is effect of delay in reporting matter to police, is a fact to be seen by trial Court - Petitioner was arrested and facing..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Statements of interested witnesses - Murder - Sexual harassment - PWs 6 & 7 happens to be child/eye witnesses of incident and related to deceased - They stated the entire incident - No material contradiction found in their testimony - Testimony of said eye witnesses cannot be discarded merely..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Medical evidence - Murder - Sexual harassment - Non-finding of any injury on stomach of deceased by doctor, as alleged by PWs - Not very material and also not going to shatter prosecution case, as incised wound on neck and limbs of deceased is sufficient for resulting death of deceased...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 354(i)(iv), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 11(i)-- Murder - Sexual harassment - Death sentence - Accused committed murder of teenaged girl on her refusal to accept offer of his love and marry him - It does not come in purview of rarest of rare case - Capital punishment held, commuted to life imprisonment...........

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