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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 53, 302, Prisons Act, 1894, Section 59, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354(5)-- Death-row prisoners - Held, final meeting with family and friends to be allowed before execution - Performance of post mortem after execution made obligatory...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 32, 21, 161, 72-- Mercy petition - Rejection of - Petition u/Art.32 challenging rejection on ground that delay in disposal is violative of Art.21 - Held, petition maintainable. ( Para 9)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 72, 161-- Grant of pardon - Power of President/Governor - Exercise of - President/Governor may examine evidence afresh - This exercise of power is clearly independent of judiciary - Executive is not sitting as a Court of appeal rather power of President/Governor to grant remission of sentence is an act of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 32, 21, 161, 72-- Power to grant pardon, commute sentence etc. - Held, subject to limited judicial review to ensure that constitutional authorities consider all relevant materials before arriving at a conclusion...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41, 41A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Arrest in cognizable offences - Duty of police - Held, it is compulsory for police to record reasons for making arrest as well as for not making an arrest in respect of a cognizable offence for which maximum sentence is upto seven years...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Writ jurisdiction - Scope - Anticipatory bail - Inapplicability of S.438 in State of Uttar Pradesh - Held, a party aggrieved can invoke jurisdiction of High Court u/Art.226 of Constitution of India - High Court has got power and sometimes duty in appropriate cases to grant reliefs, though it is..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Restitution of possession - Suit for possession filed by decree-holders was decreed by first appellate Court - In wake of RSA filed by petitioners-JDs, operation of decree was stayed, subject to furnishing of security for a sum of Rs.5 crores - JDs neither handed over possession of property in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 102, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 136-- Petty cases - Filing of SLP - An amount of Rs.8,724/- is to be paid to respondent employee as reimbursement of his medical claim challenged by way of SLP - Held, petitioner Haryana Dairy Development Cooperative Federation Limited treating litigation as luxury must have spent amount already by..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Gujarat Prevention of Anti-Social Activities Act, 1985, Section 3, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Detention order - Challenge to at pre-execution stage - Exercise of power by High Court - Held, powers of judicial review vested in High Court u/Art.226 are unfettered and untrammeled so as to protect citizens under Constitution - Hence, detention order can be challenged at pre-execution stage by..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, Gujarat Prevention of Anti-Social Activities Act, 1985, Section 3- - Detention order - Challenge to - Held, detention order can be challenged at pre-execution stage by proposed detenue in High Court by invoking Art.226 of Constitution of India...........

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