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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Company - Prosecution of directors - There is no averment in complaint to the effect that petitioners before this Court were in charge of and responsible to first accused company for conduct of its business - Held, prosecution of directors liable to be quashed...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511-- Attempt to rape - Court has to satisfy itself that the accused when he laid hold of the victim, not only desired to gratify his passions upon her person, but that he intended to do so at all events and notwithstanding any resistance on her part - Indecent assaults are often magnified into attempts..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Terrorists and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, 1987, Section 3(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Conviction u/s 3(1) TADA and S.302 IPC and sentenced to 14 years R.I. - Protracted trial - Trial continued for 20 years - Accused confessed before SSP which shows his remorse - All the co-accused either acquitted or not brought to trial - Accused expressed his regrets for the circumstances which..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Company - Vicarious liability of Directors - Accused resigned from Directorship of Company much before cheques were presented for encashment - No case of complainant that accused continued to occupy position of persons in charge of and responsible for conduct of day-to-day..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death within five and half months of marriage at matrimonial home - Accused took the deceased to hospital immediately and informed parents of deceased - Not a factor of innocence - Normally after commission of suicide an attempt is made by the person to save himself - Conduct of taking..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Company - It is mandatory to allege and aver in the complaint that accused was incharge and responsible for the conduct of business of the company...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 27C, 34-- Sub standard drug - Offence by company - No categorical averment in the complaint that accused Directors were incharge and responsible for the conduct of business of the company at the time of commission of offence - Complaint against them liable to be quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Conviction u/s 304 II read with S.149 IPC - Appellant secured a Doctorate degree and employed as a Senior Assistant Professor in the Department of Strategic and Regional Studies, University of Jammu - Conduct and attainment of appellant after his involvement in the offence justifies his release on..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 101-- Criminal trial - Conduct of - Held, in a criminal jurisprudence, case of prosecution should rest on its own strength and not in absence of explanation plausible defense by accused - While dealing with serious question of guilt or innocence of persons charged with crime, following general rules..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 248(2)-- Quantum of sentence - Factors illustrative in nature but not exhaustive are : (a) Motive or previous enmity; (b) Whether the incident had taken place on the spur of the moment; (c) The intention/knowledge of the accused while inflicting the blow or injury; (d) Whether the death ensued..........

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