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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Directions for investigation - Magistrate u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C., empowered to direct police officer concerned to register FIR and investigate the offences - Same would mean all offences mentioned in the complaint - Veracity of allegations has to be seen during investigation into allegation - However,..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Excise Act, 1914, Section 34(2)- - Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 34(2) of Act of 1915 - In the instant case, co-accused stated that he purchased liquor from shop of petitioner - However, said fact does not amount to discovery of new fact - Even, there is no other incriminating material against petitioner - In absence of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 411, 465, 467, 468-- Quashing of FIR - Cheating - Property dispute - Sale deed in question executed by accused in favour of complainant`s wife and she further executed same in favour of third party - Title was clear - No case of misrepresentation - Contention of complainant that some loss has occurred due to sale of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - In case of acquittal double presumption is in favour of accused i.e : (i) presumption of innocence; and (ii) Accused having secured his acquittal, presumption of his innocence is further reinforced, reaffirmed and strengthened by trial Court...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178, 179, 184-- Territorial jurisdiction - Once an offence is committed within India, territorial jurisdiction vests in Court to try the offence as per Ss.177 to 184 Cr.P.C. - Whereas, if offence is committed by a citizen of India outside India or by any person on an Aircraft or ship registered in India then it..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 4, 18, 19, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Maintenance of wife is personal obligation of husband - Such an obligation cannot be satisfied from self-acquired property of parents of husband - During subsistence of marriage maintenance of married wife is personal obligation on part of husband - Such an obligation can be met from..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178, 179, 184, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 419, 420, 467, 468, 471, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d), Passport Act, 1967, Section 12-- Territorial jurisdiction - Criminal conspiracy - Cheating and forgery - Some offences were committed in India and some outside India - Cause of actions thus, arose both in India and outside India - Offences committed in each jurisdiction were not part of offences or part ingredient of offences but..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 504, 506-- Anticipatory bail - Rape - Promise of marriage - Prosecutrix a young educated girl consented to have sexual intercourse with accused on the promise of marriage - She being fully aware of consequences of having sexual intercourse with a man before marriage - Promise to marry cannot be said to be an..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Application u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. - While exercising power u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. Magistrate is under an obligation to apply its mind to the facts and circumstances of the case - Mere observation by Court that allegations prima facie disclose commission of offence is not sufficient...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - High Court while dismissing petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C., has no power to direct investigating agency not to arrest accused during investigation - Said direction amounts to an order u/s 438 Cr.P.C., albeit without satisfaction of conditions of said provision, which is legally..........

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