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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3)-- Recovery of Sulpha (charas) - Appeal against acquittal - Leave to defend - Material contradictions and discrepancies in the statement of PWs regarding search and seizure - There was delay in sending samples as well as special report to Area Magistrate - No explanation given for the same, which..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860-- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against conviction - Complainant and injured having no objection in acquittal of accused from charges levelled against them, as they are not interested in pursuing the proceedings initiated against accused - Moreover, nothing is mentioned in the judgment..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Attempt to murder - Compromise - Though the offence u/s 307 IPC is a serious offence and no, compoundable but High Court has power to accept the compromise - Instantly, investigation is at initial stage - No injury is caused to victim - Weapon of offence not recovered by police - If case is sent..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256(1)-- Non-appearance of complainant - Acquittal of accused - Due to lack of information about the transfer and posting date, complainant could not make his presence available on three consecutive dates of posting after the transfer - Magistrate without applying his mind into conduct of complainant in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Dishonour of cheque - Appeal against acquittal - Material on record is sufficient to raise doubt regarding story of complainant - Even, discrepancy regarding mutual settlement between parties not duly explained by complainant - Moreover, complainant failed to prove his case and failed to point out..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(4)-- Appeal against acquittal - S.378(4) Cr.P.C. is a special provision dealing specifically with appeal by complainant in case of acquittal of accused in compliant cases and as such it will have overriding as well as exclusive application and effect in cases of acquittal of accused instituted upon..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372-- Acquittal - Appeal by victim - Question whether word `victim' means any person other than a `guardian' or `legal heir' also for the purpose of maintaining an appeal and whether ratio of Division Bench in case of Edal Singh lays down correct law - Referred for authoritative pronouncement by a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Service -- Departmental proceedings - Acquittal in criminal case - Departmental proceeding can proceed even though a person is acquitted when acquittal is other than honourable...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 378(4)-- Appeal against acquittal - Remedy available to victim : (i) The `complainant' in a complaint-case who is also a `victim' and the `victim' other than a `complainant' in such case, shall have remedy of appeal against acquittal u/s 378(4) only, except where he/she succeeds in establishing the guilt..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Rape victim giving birth to child - Acquittal in rape case - Held, acquittal in rape case does not absolve petitioner from the liability to pay maintenance to his son, if it is otherwise proved that claimant is in fact his son...........

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