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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Appellate Court in case of acquittal is not required to rewrite judgment or to give fresh reasoning, when reasons assigned by Court are found to be just and proper...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal trial-- Discrepancies - (a) Time of incident (b) Delay of four hours in registering case despite police reaching scene of occurrence immediately after the incident (c) Sketch showing change in place where incident took place, which is fatal to prosecution case - Acquittal - Calls for no interference...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Acquittal of husband in a criminal case filed by wife - Case filed by wife cannot be called as a false case, as such, acquittal of husband not a ground of cruelty for husband to get divorce...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal trial-- Two different theories involving two sets of accused - If first theory is believed to be true than accused involved in second theory get absolved and if second theory is believed then accused involved in first theory get absolved - Acquittal calls for no interference as there appears no uniformity..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 506-- Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Rape - Prosecutrix not levelled allegations of rape in her first version before police - Allegations of rape levelled by prosecutrix after period of 8 days from date of occurrence - Civil disputes pending between parties relating to property -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Circumstantial evidence - Basic foundation of prosecution had crumbled down by not connecting the accused with the incident in question - When basic foundation in criminal case is so collapsed, circumstantial evidence becomes inconsequential - In such situation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Service-- Service benefits on account of acquittal in a criminal case on the ground of benefit of doubt - Employee not entitled to service benefits during intervening period of his conviction, as he was not fully exonerated, meaning thereby an honorable acquittal. (Kerala Service Rules, Part I, R.56)...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - In case of acquittal double presumption is in favour of accused i.e : (i) presumption of innocence; and (ii) Accused having secured his acquittal, presumption of his innocence is further reinforced, reaffirmed and strengthened by trial Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 353, 354, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Judgment of acquittal - Not available on record - High Court rightly quashed the judgment of acquittal, as mere declaration of result without judgment should be nullified and become extinct - Transfer of case by High Court from Second additional sessions judge to Court of District Sessions Judge..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 353, 354-- Judgment on acquittal - Not available on record - Declaration of result cannot tantamount to a judgment received in Cr.P.C. - Trial in such case treated to be pending...........

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