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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 506, 323, 34-- Cancellation of anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 506, 323, 34 IPC - Matrimonial dispute - Nothing was said on merits while granting bail to accused and bail was granted as compromise was arrived at between parties - However, conduct of accused was not cordial with complainant, as she..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 37, 52A-- Bail - Recovery of 650 gms heroin - Even if S.52-A of the Act is not complied with, the same is not a ground for granting bail to an accused where more than commercial quantity of contraband is recovered overlooking the mandate of S.37 of the Act which is a pure question of trial - Application..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Default bail - Statutory period of 90 days to complete the investigation expired - Bail application filed by petitioner much prior to filing of charge sheet - Subsequent filing of charge sheet shall not frustrate the petitioner's indefeasible right for being released on bail u/s 167(2) Cr.P.C. -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Anticipatory bail - State of Uttar Pradesh deleted S.438 Cr.P.C. by State amendment - Still High Court has power to entertain plea of anticipatory bail under Art.226 of Constitution...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - False promise of marriage - Accused a married man developed physical relations with prosecutrix a divorcee, as a result of which she gave birth to twins - Physical relations were established on the assurance of accused to marry prosecutrix, as he had proclaimed himself to be widower -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Bail - Pendency of appeal against conviction - Accused and his wife were jointly found involved in commission of offence - Wife of accused already granted bail though challenge made by complainant is pending against the same - However, High Court while considering the bail of accused, ought to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Death of wife of applicant - Case registered on the basis of anonymous letter after more than a month - Immediately after death of deceased, her parents were informed about death and they did not lodge any complaint against applicant - Even father-i, law of applicant has in a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 436A-- Bail to under trials - S.436A of Cr.P.C. provides for grant of bail when person has undergone detention up to one half of maximum prescribed imprisonment - Provision applies only during trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 436A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Bail to under trials - Accused in custody for long period and pending trial - If there is violation of right of speedy trial, instead of quashing proceeding, higher court can direct conclusion of proceedings in fixed time - Directions issued proceedings to be disposed of within six months...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Speedy trial - Deprivation of personal liberty without ensuring speedy trial is not consistent with Art.21 - While deprivation of personal liberty for some period may not be avoidable, period of deprivation pending trial/appeal cannot be unduly long - Held that while person in custody for grave..........

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