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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, 482-- Bail - Modification of bail whereby permission to go abroad - Appeal preferred by petition against judgment of conviction had already been admitted and sentence has also been suspended during pendency of appeal - Co-ordinate Bench had granted permission to petitioner to go abroad in appeal which..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972, Section 7, 14, Punjab Civil Services (Haryana) Rules, Rule 6.16A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Gratuity - Petitioner services was terminated on account conviction for offence u/s.304A, IPC - Petitioner application for extending gratuity was rejected on ground that petitioner is dismissed employee, and therefore, he is not entitled to gratuity - Petitioner termination with reference to his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 35, 54-- Presumption of culpability u/ss 35, 54 of the Act to explain possession satisfactorily - Presumption is rebuttable - It does not dispense with obligation of prosecution to prove the charge beyond all reasonable doubt - Presumptive provision with reverse burden of proof, does not sanction..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20-- Recovery of 105 kg ganja - Recovery effected at the instances of A1 and A2 - A3 who was the mastermind in supplying the contraband could not be arrested at the spot or soon thereafter - He surrendered in the Court but nothing incriminating was recovered from his possession or at his instance -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 25-- Custody of child - Conviction of father u/ss 420, 467, 468 IPC on the ground that he obtained appointment on the basis of fraudulent domicile certificate, cannot be borrowed to make it as basis to reject application for custody of child - Such type of offence may be a social offence, but it will..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392-- Robbery of vehicle - Delay of one week in lodging FIR not explained by complainant - Owner of vehicle not produced as a witness to establish fact that complainant informed him about vehicle being hired - Fact from where complainant was robbed was known to police and thus there was no discovery in..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20-- Recovery of 7 plates and 11 sachets of charas - Appeal against conviction - Accused acquitted viz; (i) no, compliance of mandatory provisions of S.50 of the Act; (ii) material contradictions in the averments contained in recovery memo and statements of PWs; (iii) prosecution failed to prove any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2(b)-- Civil contempt - Plausible explanation to show that there was no wilful or deliberate attempt to violate the Court order - No doubt, it would have been certainly more appropriate to apprise Court of the development and seek modification - However, unconditional apology tendered becomes relevant -..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 304, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 12-- Right of legal aid - While pronouncing order of conviction and sentence, Judge should be saddled with corresponding duty to inform convict of his right to avail legal aid to prefer appeal against conviction if he is unable to do so with his own resources - Such duty of Court is mandated to ensure..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appreciation of evidence - Mere seizure of weapon from person does not establish nexus between offence and person from whose possession weapon is seized, unless prosecution establishes that it is with that weapon that offence is committed - In the instant case, investigation agency failed..........

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