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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Death due to rash and negligent act - Complaint - Quashing thereof - Final report was accepted and protest petition was rejected by Magistrate - Sessions Court directed further investigation - Legality of - Held, parties have compromised and complainant categorically submitted that she does not..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Charge - At the time of framing of charge, Court is not expected to go deep into the probative value of material on record - Court has to find out whether a prima facie case is made out against the accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Limited duration - Anticipatory bail order should be of limited duration only and on the expiry of that duration or extended duration the Court granting anticipatory bail should leave it to the regular Court to deal with the matter on an appreciation of evidence placed before..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Charge - Framing of - Police Officers arrested accused who was patient of asthama - Detained him in windowless room which was full of dust and cobwebs which are known allergens for triggering asthama attack - Next day brought to hospital in comatose condition with body showing no signs of pulse,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 211-- Charge - Can be framed when prima facie case is made out - At that stage evidence cannot be gone into meticulously - It is immaterial whether the case is based on direct or circumstantial evidence - Charge can be framed, if there are materials showing possibility about the commission of the crime..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164, 207, 173-- Confessional statement of accused - Supply thereof - Held, there is no prohibition in law to supply a copy or a certified copy of a confessional statement of an accused, to accused, at any stage before filing of charge-sheet - However, accused has no legal right to seek a copy or a certified copy..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164, 207, 173, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 19, 21-- Freedom of press - Media trial - Confessional statement - Reporting thereof - Duty of media - Held, in case, even before filling a charge-sheet, if media gets an access to a confessional statement of an accused or even without getting such an access reports incorrectly anything as a part of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 239, 240-- Framing of charge - Strong suspicion about commission of offence - Held, that if there is strong suspicion about commission of offence and involvement of accused it is sufficient for Court to frame charge - At this stage there is no necessity of formulating the opinion about the prospect of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 228-- Framing of charge - Accused has no right to produce material at the time of framing of charge - However in rare and exceptional cases where some defence material is shown to the trial court which convincingly demonstrates that the prosecution version is totally absurd or preposterous the defence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 227, 228-- Quashing of charge - Court is free to consider material that may be produced on behalf of the accused to arrive at a decision whether the charge as framed could be maintained...........

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