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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Service -- Departmental proceedings - Acquittal in a criminal case - Held, departmental proceedings can continue even though a person is acquitted when the acquittal is other than honourable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Service -- Departmental proceedings - Can continue when acquittal in a criminal case is other than honourable - Meaning of `Honourable' - It is difficult to define what is meant by the expression `honourably acquitted' - When accused is acquitted after full consideration of prosecution case and the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Service -- Appointment - Police force - Acquittal in a criminal case on the basis of compromise or settlement - Held, in order to maintain integrity and high standard of police force, the Screening Committee may decline to take cognizance of a compromise, if it appears to it to be dubious - Screening..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Negligence - Proof of - Acquittal of accused in criminal case - Effect on claim petition - Respondents/claimants have produced copy of FIR which is registered u/s.279/304A IPC - Significantly, FIR has been registered on 01.03.2000, i.e., on the date of accident and same has been..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Judgment of acquittal can be reversed in compelling circumstances when findings recorded by the Court below are found to be perverse i.e. if the conclusions arrived at by the court below are contrary to the evidence on record, or if the court's entire approach with..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(4)-- Acquittal - Leave to appeal - Testimonies of complainant and other witnesses were contradictory to each other - Statements of alleged eye witnesses were not corroborated by Investigating Officer - Held, sufficient reasons to doubt case of prosecution - Applicant failed to show any error in law on..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 307, 149, 323-- Attempt to murder - Unlawful assembly - Conviction - Validity - No motive attributed to accused `M' - Nothing on record to show that he had any link with co-accused - No active role attributed to accused `M' except that he shouted Lalkara - Prosecution case against accused `G' is consistent and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 2(wa)- - Victim or a complainant in a complaint case - Right of appeal against (i) an order acquitting the accused; (ii) convicting the accused of a lesser offence and (iii) imposing inadequate compensation - Law as to - Summed up - (a) The expression "victim" as defined in S.2(wa) includes all categories..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(4)-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Order remitting matter to trial Court to dispose of case after affording an opportunity to respondent has been challenged in appeal filed u/s.378(4) - Held, impugned order of remand is neither an order of conviction nor acquittal and it does not fall within..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Corruption case against public servant - On the same set of facts, delinquent not to be proceeded in a departmental proceeding and in a criminal case simultaneously - When there was an honourable acquittal of the employee during the pendency of the proceedings challenging the dismissal, the same..........

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