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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Non-appearance of complainant - Order of acquittal of accused - Complainant remained absent on many dates - Matter was listed on 14 occasions before trial Court - Complainant was absent on 5 occasions, which is quite a large number almost 36% in 14 dates - Only excuse given by complainant is that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Service -- Dismissal - Gross misconduct - Departmental proceedings and criminal proceedings - Charge levelled against appellant in both the proceedings made on different set of facts and evidence having no nexus/co-relationship - Acquittal in criminal proceedings would not absolve appellant from liability..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386-- Appeal against acquittal - Original record of case, except judgment of trial Court were weeded out - Criminal appeal is received incomplete from High Court - Incident in question is of year 1987 and accused were acquitted in 1990 - Due to lapse of time and no, availability of important basic..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Will-- Suspicious circumstance - Acquittal and discharge in criminal case is meaningless in considering Will, but it gave suspicious circumstance as no explanation has come forward qua medical record of ill health of testator for which he was alleged to have been taken for hospital...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Filing of criminal complaint against husband in which he had to undergo judicial custody of 111 days but resulting in acquittal amounts to mental cruelty to husband and itself sufficient to dissolve marriage between parties, as husband being employed in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Interim maintenance - Acquittal of husband in criminal case - Does not disentitle wife from claiming maintenance...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 321, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c)(d), 13(2)-- Withdrawal from prosecution - Misappropriation of public funds of Panchayat - Withdrawal sought on the ground that evidence proposed by prosecution is weak and there is no possibility of witnesses supporting prosecution - Whether documents are strong or acceptable to prove alleged misappropriation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Advocates Act, 1961, Section 26-- Advocate - Cancellation of enrolment - Suppression at the time of seeking enrolment of being in Government service and involvement in a criminal case - Subsequent acquittal cannot come to the rescue of appellant - Impugned order of cancellation of enrolment upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 143, 147, 149, Bombay Police Act, Section 135-- Appeal against acquittal - Application for leave to appeal - Offence u/ss 323, 325, 143, 147, 149 and S.135 of Bombay Police Act - High Court while rejecting application for leave to appeal has stated that medical evidence did not indicate any injury on the neck or thigh of complainant - However,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Appeal by complainant - In case two views are possible, High Court must not grant leave, if trial Court has taken one of plausible views, in contrast thereto in an appeal filed against acquittal...........

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