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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2), 7, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386-- Corruption case - Appeal against acquittal - Held, in exceptional circumstances, appellate Court for compelling reasons should not hesitate to reverse judgment of acquittal passed by Court below, if findings so recorded by Court below are found to be perverse - While doing so, Court must bear in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 110(g)-- Habitual offender - Quashing of proceedings - Allegations made in complaint and document (Annex.1) highly contradictory - Only single case under Excise Act registered against petitioner which resulted into acquittal - Police Officers resorted to the proceedings to cover up their failure and..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Malicious prosecution -- Damages - Acquittal in a criminal case - By itself not a ground to claim damages - It is only when plaintiff pleads and proves that complaint in the criminal case was motivated and done with a malicious intention - Two facts are relevant in this regard i.e. (i) in case there is an indication in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Criminal Trial - Fundamental principles to be kept in mind - Held, absolute onus is always on prosecution to prove its case beyond any reasonable doubt - Accused cannot possibly be convicted without any substantive evidence as evidence is essential element in criminal proceedings notwithstanding..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 378, 190(a), 200, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Private complaint - Appeal against acquittal - Held, an appeal against acquittal of accused by complainant in a case instituted on a private complaint u/s.190(a) r/w S.200 Cr.P.C. will not lie u/s.372 Cr.P.C. before Sessions Court but lie before High Court with special leave u/s.378(4) Cr.P.C...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Dismissal for default - Acquittal - Validity - Explanation offered by appellant that his advocate could not remain present as he inadvertently forget to post next date of hearing in his diary, leading to further defaults on four occasions, appears to be credible -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Complainant not able to prove his case beyond all reasonable doubts - View of trial Court reasonable and plausible in the facts and circumstances of the case - No interference in order of acquittal warranted...........
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..........

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