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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Cross-examination of complainant - Complaint u/s 138 of N.I Act - Cross-examination of complainant is closed by Court - However, one opportunity is granted to petitioner in an application u/s 311 Cr.P.C to cross-examine complainant - But petitioner again sought time to extend cross-examination -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(4)-- Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Magistrate dismissed complaint and acquitted all accused - High Court ought to have granted leave to complainant to file criminal appeal - Having regard to nature of violations complained of and material on record, regular hearing by way of appeal..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 307, 454, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 307, 454, 34 IPC - Dispute between parties already settled amicably - Complainant does not want to press allegations levelled in FIR - It is thus, a fit case, where FIR pending against petitioner is quashed while exercising power u/s 482 Cr.P.C -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 506, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 506, 120-B IPC - Settlement - Money dispute - Total amount of Rs.39 lacs received by complainant towards full and final settlement - Entire claim of complainant regarding purchase of flats stands settled and relinquished - Complainant..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, 204-- Dismissal of compliant u/s 256 Cr.P.C - At the stage of issuance of process - Compliant dismissed on account of no, payment of process fee or other fees by complainant within reasonable time - Complainant not complying the Court's direction - Provision of S.204(4) Cr.P.C is thus, applicable -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Additional evidence at appellate stage - Dishonour of cheque - Acquittal - Appeal against - Dismissal of complaint for failure to prove that complaint is filed by duly authorised person of partnership firm - Placing on record partnership deed - Held, complainant ought be granted one chance to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Accused acquitted in a complaint filed u/s 138 of the Act with a categoric finding that accused was not under any legally enforceable debt or liability - Therefore, there was no mens rea on the part of accused to cheat or that he had any dishonest intention qua the complainant - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 411-- Delay in lodging FIR - Receiving stolen property - Statement of complainant recorded after 11 months of incident - Complainant without any basis named accused to be one who broke open lock of his house and committed theft besides burning some of articles - However, it was not mentioned as to how..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 411-- Receiving stolen property - Testimony of only official witnesses were relied upon by prosecution and no independent corroboration was sought by prosecution for proving factum of accused suffering disclosure statements and getting recovered articles - More so, ownership of various articles stolen..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Additional evidence - Law recognizes the possibility that evidence that is `material' and `essential to the just decision' may, at time, get overlooked, be omitted or come to light later - In order to take care of such evidence, which would be additional to the one presented by prosecution (or..........

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