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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 32, 21, 14, 72, 161-- Death convicts - Interest of - Held, guidelines framed for safeguarding interest of death row convicts...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Appellant alleged to have committed murder by attacking victim with billhook - Eye-witness (de facto complainant) proved his previous statement reduced to writing by police and his statement recorded u/s.164 Cr.P.C. - No steps taken to contradict evidence of said..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511-- Attempt to rape - Prosecutrix 72 years of age and accused 25 years of age - In complaint to police demand of money was alleged - However in supplementary statement there was allegation of attempt to rape - Had the accused any intention to commit rape, he would not have demanded money - Complainant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 72, 32-- Mercy petition - Delay in disposal - Judicial interference - Petitioner was convicted for killing 9 innocent persons and injuring 17 others - He and other members of Khalistan Liberation Front were responsible for blast - Their aim was to assassinate Shri M.S.Bitta, who was lucky and escaped with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 72, 161-- Power of clemency - Exercise of - Held, power vested in President u/Art.72 and Governor u/Art.161 of the Constitution is manifestation of prerogative of State - It is neither a matter of grace nor a matter of privilege, but is an important constitutional responsibility to be discharged by highest..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 72, 161-- Mercy petition - Disposal of - Ground of undue delay - Held, all factors have to be taken into consideration by President or Governor while deciding a petition filed u/Art.72 or 161 of the Constitution - Exercise of power by President or Governor not to entertain prayer for mercy in such cases..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 72, 161, 226, 32-- Mercy petition - Decision of President/Governor - Judicial review - Held, while examining challenge to decision taken by President u/Art.72 or Governor u/Art.161 of the Constitution, Court's power of judicial review of such decision is very limited - Court can neither sit in appeal nor exercise..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 8, Rule 1-- Written statement - Striking off defence - Validity - Written statement not filed within stipulated period - Defence struck off - Petitioner 72 years old - Held, one more opportunity granted to file written statement - Impugned order set aside - Petition disposed of without issuing notice to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 21, Rule 72(As- - Execution - Auction - Participation by D.H. without permission of Court - As per O.21.R.72 CPC as amended by State of Uttar Pradesh there is no embargo upon a decree holder to participate in the auction...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18-- Recovery of contraband - Chemical examination - Failure to sent sample within 72 hours - Effect - Instruction No.1-88 dated 15.03.1988 issued by Narcotics Drugs Control Bureau that sample must be deposited to laboratory within 72 hours of its seizure - Held, no sanctity of law can be attached to..........

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