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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 18, 29, 37-- Bail - Offence u/ss 8, 18, 29 NDPS - Accused seeking bail to enable himself to lead evidence - However, examination of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. is complete and evidence from defence side started - Disclosure statement attributed to accused is not per se inadmissible - Moreover, it is not a case of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(m), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(i)-- Sexual assault - Merely because accused not absconding after the incident, it gives no presumption in his favour that he is innocent, particularly when crime is proved against him - Accused rightly convicted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Dishonour of cheque - Disputed signatures - Handwriting expert - Receipt acknowledging receiving cheque amount - Complainant alleging it forged signatures - Delay in filing application as accused was absconding - However, getting signatures on receipt compared with admitted and specimen signatures..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 384, 467, 468, 471, 506(2), 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 384, 467, 468, 471, 506(2), 120-B IPC - Compromise - Allegations in FIR not only involve a private dispute over a land transaction between two contesting parties, but also involves allegations of extortion, forgery and conspiracy where all the accused were acting as..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Bail - Rape - Abduction and sexual abuse by a gang inside running car - Clear and definite materials including direct evidence of victim and other circumstances including scientific evidence against accused persons - More so, petitioner is a person of bad antecedents with involvement in so many..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A, 323, 324, 325, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Matrimonial dispute - Injury report to demonstrate injuries received by wife of accused - Chances of amicable settlement between parties - Chance of absconding of accused from course of law is very low, as parties belongs to respectable families - Bail granted with conditions...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Quantum of sentence - Accused by means of farsa assaulted on the head of deceased with so much of force resulting in fracture of bone - He absconded and remained absconding for about 10 years - Even after committing such heinous offence, accused had no regards for law - Trial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Property dispute between family members - Testimony of sole eye/injured witness - Statement of PW1, is corroborated by not only PW29 and PW30 but also by medical evidence on record - FIR lodged promptly and copy of the same sent to Magistrate without any delay - All three accused were..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 273, 299-- Recall of witnesses examined in absence of accused as he was absconding - Absconding during pendency of trial, accused himself waived his right to cross-examine the witnesses, however, right of accused to cross-examine witness is valuable right - One opportunity granted to accused to cross-examine..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death by burning - Dying declaration not proved on record - Presence of accused at the place of occurrence also not proved as he had gone for work - Accused was not absconding and in fact I.O himself stated that accused appeared and identified himself - I.O accepted that he failed to..........

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