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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delayed FIR - Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Where a young lady aged 25 years died by committing suicide leaving behind a ten months old child, mother of deceased may suffer a state of mental confusion when struck by such a tragedy - Issues relating to their safety and custody often require higher..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against conviction - Accused cannot be acquitted on the basis of compromise - However, Appellate Court can take lenient view in awarding sentence after hearing appeal, if conviction is sustained...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41, 41A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Arrest and detention - Arrest of two ladies, a doctor and a practicing Advocate - Number of violations in the arrest and seizure - Circumstances in no case justify the manner in which petitioners were arrested - Violation of Article 21 of the Constitution as petitioners were compelled to face..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 222, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4-- Non-framing of charge u/s 376 IPC - Rape as defined u/s 375 IPC and penetrative sexual assault by penis into vagina u/s 4 of the POCSO Act have got all common ingredients - Conviction of accused u/s 4 of POCSO Act therefore liable to be set aside and accused is liable to be convicted for an..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 21, 22, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 8C, 27B(2)-- Second bail application - Recovery of 1150 tablets Alprazolam and 1140 capsules Parvon spas - Gross weight of the drug is to be counted and not merely the net percentage/content of the salt in the medicinal preparation for finding out the actual weight of the drugs in reference to the Schedule..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Complaint u/s 12 of Domestic Violence Act - Quashing of complaint - Complaint can be quashed u/s 482 Cr.P.C. if it is found that complaint is an abuse of process of Court or is filed only with a view to harass the other side...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 323, 504, 506-- Delayed FIR - Rape case - Informant stated that he moved a written application but his report was not lodged - Even prosecutrix and her mother also stated that they went to police station to lodge report but her report was not lodged - However, neither copies of such application nor copies of such..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 470, 471, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating and forgery - Quashing of FIR - Allegation against accused is that he furnished false information or has not furnished correct information regarding his children while contesting election - Furnishing false information before a public servant cannot be equated with execution of false..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195(1)(a), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 186, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Complaint - Offence u/s 186 IPC - Quashing of complaint - Complaint filed under signatures of SHO of concerned police Station - Power to file complaint could not be delegated to SHO - Complaint should have been initiated at the instance of public servant concerned or superior officer - S.195(1)(a)..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 454-- Forfeiture of currency notes - Currency notes given to accused as ransom money for release of his abducted son - Ownership right of seized currency notes is a complicated issue of fact - Petitioner directed to seek adjudication regarding ownership right of seized property from competent civil..........

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