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Obscenity over the Internet ? Section 292 IPC not attracted, rules the Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court recently in Sharat Babu Digumarti v. Govt. of NCT of Delhi – 2016 SCC OnLine SC 1464, has ruled that in a case if no charge has been made out under Section 67 of IT Act (dealing with obscenity in E-form), then the accused cannot be prosecuted against under Section 292 IPC. 1,001 more words

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On Principles relating to Corporate Criminal Liability : A note on the recent judgment in Sunil Bharti Mittal v. CBI (2015)

The Hon’ble Supreme Court recently in Sunil Bharti Mittal v. Central Bureau of Investigation (2015) 3 judges bench has clarified the principles of corporate criminal liability. 653 more words

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Don't worry girls 

The more I go through The Indian Penal Code the more I realize that the female counterparts have been given a good safety by our law. 161 more words


BJP-run M.P. clamps down on critics of Narendra Modi’s demonetization. DM of Indore imposes Sec 144. Two arrested

After the ban on Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes comes a ban on disagreement. At least two people have been arrested in the Bharatiya Janata Party-run state of Madhya Pradesh for airing criticism against and making fun of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetization move. 663 more words

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Standard of Proof of Rebuttal in Dowry Death Cases 

The Supreme Court recently in Sher Singh v. State of Haryana, (2015) 3 SCC 724, while interpreting Section 304B and 113B of the Indian Evidence Act, has held : 709 more words

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Model Answer on distinction between Kidnapping and Abduction.

The distinction between the offence of ‘Kidnapping’ and ‘Abduction’ is often smudged and misconceived. This is because both these offences largely concern taking someone against their will/without consent. 444 more words

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Model Answer on 'Culpable Homicide/Murder, Defence of Grave & Sudden Provocation'

Question :

Accused ‘A’ doing M.A in Ancient History in the year 2008 was staying at University Hostel. On 31-12-2008, ‘R’ the Hostel Warden was returning from lunch at about 1:00 p.m. 882 more words

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