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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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 323, 325, 452, 149-- Appeal against acquittal - House trespass with intention of causing grievous hurt - Fight between the parties without any prior motive - Complainant admitted that fight took place in an open area - Accused has also suffered injuries but the said injuries are not explained by the complainant -..........
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...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256(1), 255(1)-- Non appearance of complainant - Acquittal of accused - After accused pleaded not guilty, acquittal of accused can be only u/s 255(1) or 256(1) Cr.P.C. as the case may be, and there is no other provision in between, to order acquittal of an accused on the ground of absence of complainant or..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 1910, Section 44, 39-- Pilferage of electrical energy - Assessment - Mere acquittal of petitioner in criminal case for his alleged act of pilferage of electrical energy on the ground of no, production of cogent evidence does not confer any right in petitioner to claim innocence in matter of illegal drawing of energy -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 148, 149, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Murder - Prosecution witnesses made important and material improvements in the original case of prosecution - Evidence of witnesses shows that only one shot was fired on the deceased - Post mortem report shows 16 gun shot injuries on the deceased - Injuries sustained by other persons not mentioned..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401-- Murder - Acquittal - Validity - Not only all prosecution witnesses supported prosecution's case in its entirety but during cross-examination also they did not made any embellishment or material development - Trial Court rejected evidence of witnesses merely on ground that they are inter-related -..........

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