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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7,13(1)(d),13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Conviction - Sentence less than minimum prescribed - Accused underwent ordeal of trial for 11 years and is of 72 years of age and was dismissed from service and not entitled to receive any retirement benefits - Held, there is no provision in the Act for awarding less than..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Grant of pardon to convicts by Governor - Seven accused convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment by trial court - Governor granted pardon to three of the accused pending appeal by pronouncing their innocence - Order of Governor set aside - Held, to decide the innocence or otherwise of an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 161, 72, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Grant of pardon to convicts by Governor - Judicial review - Grounds are : (a) that he order has been passed without application of mind; (b) that the order is mala fide; (c) that the order has been passed on extraneous or wholly irrelevant considerations; (d) that relevant materials have been kept..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Punjab Town Improvement Trust Act, 1922, Section 72(E), 36-- Land acquired by trust - Objections not filed by petitioner in pursuance to notification issued u/s 36 of the Act - Trust passed resolution to adjust all the small plot holders - However, same was annulled by Govt. partially, suo motu without giving any opportunity to the petitioners u/s 72 (E) of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 432, 433, 433A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 32, 137, 72, 161-- Judicial review of clemency power of President and Governor - Death sentence awarded to petitioner in a murder case - Governor commuted the death sentence into life imprisonment - Quashing of order - Held, unless the exercise of power by Governor under Article 161 is ex facie perverse or is based..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993, Section 12(i), Constitution of India, 1950, Article 162, 72-- Death sentence awarded to accused - National Human Rights Commission has jurisdiction to make recommendation to Governor to commute the sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433A, 433, 432, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 72, 161-- Remission of sentence - Conviction upheld - Prayer for remission - Petition for remission dismissed - Held, accused may file petition with High Court if he is entitled to benefit of any rule or govt. order for remission of sentence or he can seek redress from appropriate government by making a..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Haryana Municipal Act, 1973, Section 252(2), 253-- No confidence motion - Petitioner elected member of MC submitted requisition for no confidence motion against petitioner - Notice to convene meeting - Rule 72-A of Rules of 1973 stipulates that 15 days notice is required to convene a meeting - It is a mandatory requirement - Notice dated..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 71, 72, 73, 87, 89-- Non bailable warrants - Power to issue the same - Held - (a) Issuance of non bailable warrants involves interference with personal liberty, hence to be issued sparingly; (b) Non bailable warrants to be issued to secure the presence of a person only when summons or bailable warrants unlikely to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 72, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, 227-- Stage carriage permit - Grant of - Primarily a statutory function of RTA - High Court neither empowered to exercise extra ordinary jurisdiction conferred upon it by Articles 226 and 227 of the Constitution nor it can function as appellate authority reappreciating the facts recorded by Tribunal or..........

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