Essays Tagged: "Indian Penal Code"

The Right of Private Defence

efence and also for ensuring that the citizens do not take law in its own hands. The authors of the Indian penal code observed "In this part of the chapter we have attempted to define, with as much ex ... appear to one to be the exact line of moderation in resisting a body of dacoits."Section 96 of the Indian Penal Code says that nothing is an offence which is done in exercise of the right of private ...

(11 pages) 40 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Scope and Ambit of Section 113 B of Indian Evidence Act.

a view to curb this evil in the society, enacted Section 113-B in the Evidence Act and 304-B of the Indian Penal Code.Section 113-B. Presumption as to dowry death - When the question is whether a pers ...

(12 pages) 16 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Child Abuse

treet children are involved. There is no law against the exploitation of these children. "Under the Indian Penal Code, any one over the age of twelve is considered adult, and ambiguities in the code c ...

(8 pages) 81 0 3.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse

muslim law of crimes

he Company had taken over the administration. It underwent through so much of changes that when the Indian Penal Code was enacted in 1860 it could hardly be characterized as Muslim law. It had transfo ... fficient evidence and to secure the adequate punishments for the offenders"BIBILIOGRAPHYOutlines of Indian legal constitutional history- M. P JAINwww.Wikipedia.comwww.Britannica .com

(9 pages) 0 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

inchoate offences

ose who try to commit and offence whether they succeed or fails are not in question of matter. 'The Indian Penal Code 1860 has accordingly made provision for the punishment of persons involved in such ... prove his inner intention. In early times criminal attempt was not punished under common law or by Indian Penal Code 1960. This is because, 'if the intention and the preparation were made punishable ...

(21 pages) 1 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Insanity and Consent

h the topics will be dealt separately and will include the history , evolution, practicality in the Indian legal context, and the loopholes it faces today. It will also bring about how these are put i ... essential ingredients of insanity he can use or avail the 'defence of insanity' .Section 84 of the Indian Penal Code which states ' Nothing is an offence which is done by a person who, at the time of ...

(25 pages) 6 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

TOK presentation -death penalty

vagina with his penis without her consent. S375(1), Penal Code.Rape law in IndiaSection 375 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)Rape means an unlawful intercourse done by a man with a woman without her val ...

(5 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community