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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - When appeal is against a judgment of acquittal, appellate Court is required to be more circumspect, as there exists a presumption of innocence of an accused and this presumption gets reinforced when such a person is acquitted by trial Court - In such a situation,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Examination of accused - Answers given by accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Can be taken into consideration in inquiry or trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Recall of order quashing FIR - Having regard to facts alleged and grounds taken therein, recall orders cannot be faulted with - No good ground to interfere in order recalling of petitions - Criminal Petitions thus, restored - High Court to decide these three cases on merits in accordance with law...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Interim maintenance - Acquittal of husband in criminal case - Does not disentitle wife from claiming maintenance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - In order to attract rigor of S.197 Cr.P.C, it is necessary that offence alleged against a Government Officer must have some nexus or/and relation with discharge of his official duties as a Government Officer - In the instant case alleged offences committed while not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of Complaint - High Court while hearing application u/s 482 Cr.P.C had no jurisdiction to appreciate statement of witnesses and record a finding that there are inconsistencies in their statements and therefore, there was no prima facie case made out against accused - This could be done..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Cognizance of offence - Court takes cognizance of an offence and not an offender - Cognizance can be taken only once and Court is not required to take cognizance against each and every offender...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 155, 156, 157-- Investigation - Police can investigate a no, cognizable offence along with cognizable offence and can file charge sheet even for an offence of which cognizance can be taken by Court only on complaint of an aggrieved person or competent authority...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Notaries Public Act, 1952, Section 13-- Quashing of charge sheet - Merely because I.O was not competent to investigate the matter in view of S.13 of Notaries Act and to file charge sheet, even then, charge sheet cannot be quashed only on this ground...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 294, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4- - Offence u/ss 354, 294 IPC - Admittedly, petitioner at the time of commission of offence was 24 years old and for a period of 11 years has suffered travails of trial and conviction - Even, offences for which petitioner has been convicted are not very heinous nature though have social implications..........

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