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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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Service-- Termination - On account of involvement in a criminal case - Acquittal on ground of benefit of doubt - Employee is entitled to all service benefits including continuity of service, except any back wages...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Subsequent divergent statement of witness in criminal case, which was not part of evidence of claim petition, is no ground to find any fault with conclusion arrived by Tribunal on issue of negligence - Subsequent acquittal of drive of truck in criminal case is also no ground to no,..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372-- An appeal against acquittal - Filed by victim in a case in which sentence of death or imprisonment of life could be awarded lies before a Division Bench of High Court...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Discharge - Revision - Accused discharged on the basis of evidence of witnesses in earlier trial relating to same case, where they all turned hostile - Evidence of witnesses adduced before competent Court has more value than evidence given before I.O, which is not even on oath - Moreover, where..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of minor daughter aged 12 years - Claimed by father, as criminal cases were registered against mother - Case registered under Immoral traffic Act against mother ended in acquittal - Pendency of criminal case u/ss 177, 420 IPC would have no direct bearing on the custody issue, particularly..........

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