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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 200, 468 -- Defamation - Private complaint - Cognizance of offence - Magistrate took cognizance on 20.10.2005 - Again took cognizance on 26.07.2008 - Held, it is well-established principle that Magistrate cannot take cognizance on a complaint on two occasions - Therefore, subsequent order dated 26.07.2008 taking cognizance of offence..........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 200 -- Cognizance - Held, it is just an application of mind by Magistrate - In order dated 20.10.2005, he has mentioned that he has perused complaint and has taken cognizance - This much of application of mind is sufficient and order taking cognizance is just and proper - There is no necessity for Magistrate to assign reasons for..........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Press and Registration of Books Act, 1867, Section 7 -- Defamation - Private complaint - Quashing of proceedings - Perusal of complaint reveals that petitioner No.1 is Editor whereas petitioner No.2 is Managing Editor - In complaint, respondent except stating that petitioner No.2 is..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468 -- Limitation - Relevant date - Held, for purpose of computing period of limitation relevant date is date of filing of complaint or initiating criminal proceedings and not date of taking cognizance by Magistrate or issuance of process by Court...........

ORISSA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, 354, 506, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482 -- Order taking cognizance - Petition to quash - One `S' put his hand on victim's shoulder and despite several objections said `S' continued with such activities and tried to put his hand on her chest and pulled her clothes - Informant stopped bus and threatened `S' to report the..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190(1)(b) -- Cognizance - Magistrate can proceed against a person, though he/she is not named in Police report to be an accused person, if he is otherwise satisfied that there exists prima facie ground of issuing process against him...........

ORISSA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142 -- Dishonour of cheque - Delay in lodging complaint - Condonation of delay - While taking cognizance reasons justifying condonation of delay not stated - Held, while entertaining time barred complaint, Court is required to consider complainant's request in the light of his/her statement on oath and any other material..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 209, 193 -- Cognizance of offence - Held, cognizance of offence can only be taken once - In event, a Magistrate takes cognizance of offence and then commits case to Court of Session, question of taking fresh cognizance of offence and, thereafter, proceed to issue summons, is not in accordance with law - If cognizance is to be taken of..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 209, 193 -- Additional accused - Summoning of - Cognizance of offence - Power of Session Courts - Held, on committal of case Session Courts has jurisdiction to take cognizance of offences of persons not named as offenders but whose complicity in case would be evident from materials available on record - Hence, even without..........

ORISSA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482 -- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 420, 406, 294 & 34 IPC - Statements made in FIR if accepted to be true cannot be said that no case for taking cognizance is made out - Matter under investigation - At this stage FIR is not liable to be quashed - Petition dismissed...........

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