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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Alteration/addition of charge - Use of words `at any time before judgment is pronounced' in S.216(1) Cr.P.C empowers Court to exercise its powers of altering or adding charges even after completion of evidence arguments and reserving of judgment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Addition of charge - Charge u/ss 406, 420 IPC - Accused allegedly raised demand of Rs.5 lakhs for securing doctor's job for complainant's daughter in UK - Complainant borrowed such amount from PW5 and paid it to accused in presence of PW5 and PW6 - Without pronouncing on probative value of such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Alteration/addition of charge - Charge altered u/s 302 IPC to S.304-A IPC by High Court - Validity - Blast occurred in factory premises which took the life of seven workers - No fault occurred in decision of High Court for altering the charge - Without expressing any opinion on factual..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 311-- Framing of charge - Charge u/s 311 IPC - No evidence on record that petitioners forcibly got pregnancy terminated - To frame a charge there has to be some material available with prosecution which is lacking in the case - Investigation done by prosecution itself does not support her claim - Court..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 20-- Interim maintenance - Petition u/s 125 Cr.P.C. and PWDV Act simultaneously - Maintainability - Provisions of Cr.P.C. and PWDV Act are different in nature for different cause and purpose - Moreover, they are not substitute to each other but they are in addition to each other and except for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Addition/alteration of charge - Power of Court - Held, S.216 Cr.P.C. confers jurisdiction on all Courts, including designated Courts, to alter or add any charge framed earlier, at any time before judgment is pronounced - Courts can exercise power of addition or modification of charges u/s.216..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Charge - Addition or alteration - Court at any time before judgment can add or alter charge - Question of addition or alteration of charge arise either because Court finds the charge already framed to be defective for any reason or because such addition is considered necessary after commencement..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Exercise of power by Sessions Court - Held, once Sessions Court takes cognizance of offence pursuant to committal order, only other stage when Court is empowered to add any other person to array of accused is after reaching evidence collection when powers u/s.319 Cr.P.C. can..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Addition accused - Summoning of - Exercise of power - Held, it is settled position of law that evidence which is required to be considered for purpose of drawing satisfaction that evidence, if left unrebutted would reasonably lead to conviction of person sought to be added as accused - Court at..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 246(6)-- Examination of witness - Provision of sub-s.(6) of S.246 is in addition to supplementing S.244, Cr.P.C. in order to enable prosecution to bring in additional evidence with the object to render complete justice - It is an enabling provision provided by legislature most consciously so that no..........

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