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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Cancellation of bail - Relevant factors - Held, conduct of accused subsequent to his release on bail and supervening circumstances alone are relevant...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Sentence - The measure of punishment in a case of rape cannot depend upon the social status of the victim or the accused - It must depend upon the conduct of the accused, the state and age of the sexually assaulted female and the gravity of the criminal act...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape and murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Accused had taken undue advantage of a minor girl of 12 years who was having moderate mental retardation and had subjected her to rape on more than one occasion and also to carnal intercourse and that he committed her murder by strangulation..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Partnership firm - Consisting of two partners - Cheque signed by both the partners - Complaint against firm and both the partners - No pleading in complaint that at the time the offence was committed both the partners were incharge and responsible to the firm for the conduct..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 120A-- Criminal conspiracy - It manifest that the meeting of minds of two or more persons for doing an illegal act or an act by illegal means is sine qua non of the criminal conspiracy but it may not be possible to prove the agreement between them by direct proof - Nevertheless, existence of the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489B, 489C-- Fake currency notes - Recovery of 5 lakhs from SSP - Accused acquitted as all witnesses except one turned hostile - Held, all such witnesses are liable to be prosecuted for offences u/ss 193, 194, 195, 197, 198, 203, 211, 218 & 220 IPC - Even trial Court is empowered to conduct enquiry u/s 340..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 71, 87, 89-- Non bailable warrants - When to be issued by Magistrate - Petitioners appearing in person on all dates - On one date they were not present as date was wrongly noted - Counsel was out of station - Magistrate issued non bailable warrants against them - Held, that Court should take into consideration..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint against Managing Director and other directors - Said accused shown to be responsible for conduct of business of the company at relevant time - Complaint against them is maintainable - However, absence of averment against other directors that they were incharge of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Causing death of mother by beating her with a stick - Sister and daughter-in-law eye witnesses - Daughter-in-law graphically described the scenario - Sister also graphically described the conduct of accused before the incident - Nothing discrepant in her evidence to cast doubt on her..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Summoning of - Broad principles governing : (i) Power to summon an accused is discretionary and extra-ordinary power, which should be exercised sparingly and only if compelling reasons exist at any stage of case; (ii) The order passed under Section 319 of the Code of Criminal..........

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