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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1b)(a), 27-- Two FIRs - Quashing of second FIR - Offence u/ss 25(1b)(a), 27 IPC - For same occurrence no two FIRs could be allowed to survive - However, narration of both the cases in hand are distinct to each other, as present case is for recovery of arms and ammunition and earlier case relates to torture,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording statement of witnesses - Does not necessarily discredit their testimony - Court may rely on such testimony if it is cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 231(2)-- Application u/s 231(2) Cr.P.C - While deciding an application u/s 231(2) Cr.P.C., a balance must be struck between rights of accused and prerogative of prosecution to lead evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Additional evidence - Appellate Court can refer to additional evidence only if same has been recorded as per S.391, Cr.P.C - Any material produced before Appellate Court to fill up gaps by either side cannot be considered by Appellate Court, more so, to reverse judgment of trial court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 231(2)-- Adjournment of cross-examination of CW1 - Bald assertion made by counsel of accused that defence of accused would be prejudiced if cross-examination of CWs 1 to 5 is not deferred until examinatio, i, chief of CWs 2 to 5 - No specific reasons pleaded for deferring cross-examination - Moreover,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195, 340-- Perjury - Prosecution for perjury be sanctioned by Courts only in those cases where perjury appears to be deliberate and it would be expedient in the interest of justice to punish delinquent and not merely because there is some inaccuracy in the statement...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 193, 195, 211, 340-- Disparaging remarks against police officials - Initiation of proceedings - High Court without recording reasons u/s 340(1) Cr.P.C. and without affording an opportunity of hearing to police officials based on materials produced before Appellate Court, issued direction to Registrar General to lodge..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 295A, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 66, 67, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Allegation levelled in FIR is that applicant is in whatsapp group - No direct role assigned to him - Role of applicant as per allegation appears to be distinguishable from other co-accused - Applicant has no criminal history - Charge sheet was already filed against applicant and he is already in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451-- Offence u/ss 8, 21 of NDPS Act - Release of seized vehicle - Vehicle involved in NDPS case - Vehicle should not be permitted to remain parked in police station as same shall gather rust and shall not remain useful - Trial Court directed to release vehicle subject to certain conditions...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3, 20-- Maintenance - Even assuming that appellant is not the legally wedded wife and therefore not entitled to maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. has efficacious remedy to seek maintenance under the provisions of Domestic Violence Act as victim i.e. estranged wife or live-i, partner would be entitled to more..........

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