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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Order taking cognizance of offence - Allegations that accused General Manager and Deputy General Manager inspsite of telephonic instructions by complainant to management of hotel, did not provide lunch to foreign tourists - Case registered u/s 342, 499, 500, 427 read with S.120-B IPC - Complaint..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- FIR lodged against petitioner for offences u/s 379 and 427 IPC - FIR found false during investigation by police - Police report submitted against informant u/s 182 and 211 of the Code and cognizance taken - Held, once Magistrate had taken cognizance against informant for filing false case, it is..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Cognizance of offence by Magistrate u/ss 341 and 294 of IPC on a complaint - Alleged occurrence took place on 1.9.2002 - Complaint filed on 10.6.2004 - Period of limitation prescribed u/s 468 (2) Cr.P.C. is period of one year from the date of occurrence - Held, time barred cognizance bad in law -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, 200, 203-- Criminal complaint - Inaction by police - Criminal complaint can be filed - Magistrate to enquire into the complaint - If Magistrate after recording evidence finds a prima facie case, instead of issuing process to the accused, he is empowered to direct the police concerned to investigate into the..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 202-- Additional evidence - Complaint case - Witnesses sought to be examined not cited in the complaint - Said witnesses not examined at the pre cognizance stage of the case - Witnesses sought to be examined medical experts and relevant documentary evidence pertaining to examination of the witnesses..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Jammu and Kashmir Criminal Procedure Code, 1989, Section 200, 204-- Cognizance of offence - Complaint filed on the allegation that vehicle in question was taken away from the possession of the petitioner/complainant - Complaint prima facie disclosing commission of offence - Magistrate directed enquiry and took cognizance of offence on perusal of enquiry report -..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Jurisdiction - Occurrence took place at matrimonial home in State of Andhra Pradesh - Offence of harassment and dowry demand not a continuous offence - Averments in complaint not showing that cause of action arose within the jurisdiction of Magistrate who took..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190(1)(a), 200-- Personal examination of complainant - When necessary? - Held, Magistrate before he takes cognizance of an offence u/s 190(1)(a) of Code, needs to personally examine complainant and witnesses and he cannot for this purpose act upon affidavit of complainant and/or witnesses, unless, complaint is..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Allegation that petitioner committed offences indictable u/ss 323, 504, 379 IPC - Petitioner allegedly committed assault - No evidence that proceedings were instituted maliciously for ulterior motive to wreck vengeance or with malafide - Complainant and his..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(1), 190(1)(b)-- Final report submitted by police - Magistrate treated the final report as complaint - Magistrate also specifically found on the basis of statements reordered by Investigating Officer that prima facie offences are made out against the accused - Held, there is no provision in the Code to treat the..........

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