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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(g), 354, 384, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi), 3(2)(v), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 11, 12-- Bail - Rape - Prosecutrix totally gave up allegations levelled against co-accused and was declared hostile - She made farfetched and uncorroborated allegations against accused - Benefit of bail granted to accused - Application allowed...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Outraging modesty - Embracing and kissing - Conviction - Appreciation of evidence - Story regarding alleged molestation of victim by accused concocted by father of victim to save himself from prosecution initiated at the behest of accused - Lots of improvements made in statements of PWs as..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 341, 506, 509, 354B-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 341, 506, 509, 354-B IPC - Parties settled their dispute amicably - Accused tendered his unconditional apology in writing to complainant, which has been accepted by her - Complainant does not want to continue with criminal prosecution because of..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401, 239, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 353, 354-- Revision - Order of discharge - Offence u/ss 353, 354 IPC - Victim/informant is aggrieved by impugned order of discharge of accused - Justice must appear to have been done - Victim should not be deprived of due hearing or her say - Impugned order of discharge set aside with direction to rehear the..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Outraging modesty of a woman - Delay of 18 hours in lodging FIR inspite of the fact that their residence is at a distance of 200 meters from the police post - No plausible explanation - Adverse inference has to be drawn...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of a woman - Case of prosecution not supported by PWs - Contradictory statements of PWs created suspicion - Even version of complainant and her husband was contradictory - No explanation offered by complainant as to delay in lodging complaint - Adverse inference has to be drawn..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 324-- Outraging modesty of woman - Eye witnesses of occurrence not supported prosecution case and denied their presence on the spot of occurrence - Whole testimony of complainant becomes vulnerable, when other witnesses not supported prosecution case - Prosecution failed to prove guilt of accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 18, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2), 511, 354-- Attempt to rape - Prosecutrix in her statement stated that accused caught hold of her and pushed her down but she has not alleged that accused tried to commit rape upon her - No evidence on record that prosecutrix was minor at time of incident - Prosecution failed to prove that accused committed..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354B-- Assault or use of criminal force on minor girl with intent to disrobe her - Accused used criminal force against victim by pulling down her trousers - It is apparent from the state of undress of victim and accused that he has not only intention of disrobing her but has partially disrobed her -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 354, 452, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 323, 354, 452 IPC and S.3(1)(xi) of SCST Act - Accused in order to outrage the modesty of Scheduled caste woman entered into her house and caught hold of her, when she resisted accused started abusing her by calling her `Harijan', `Dhobi' - Word `Harijan', `Dhobi'..........

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