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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Purpose of S.313 Cr.P.C. is only to bring the attention of accused to all inculpatory pieces of evidence to give him an opportunity to offer an explanation if he chooses to do so...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 174, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Inquest report - Murder - Non-recording of certain relevant entries in inquest report do not constitute material defect so grave to throw out prosecution story and otherwise reliable testimonies of PWs that have mostly remained uncontroverted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording statement of witnesses - Delay in recording statement of witnesses does not necessarily discredit their testimony - Court may rely on such testimony if they are cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of the Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording of statement of witnesses - Does not necessarily discredit their testimony, if they are cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of Court - In the instant case, there was a delay of 15-16 days from the date of incident in recording the statements of PW3 and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 377, 302, 201, 34-- Delayed FIR - Delay of 36 hours in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 364, 377, 302, 201, 34 IPC - Complainant is an illiterate person of rural background - Marriage of two elder sons was fixed on next day of incident - Moreover, village of complainant is 15 kilometers away from police station - Even..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20-- Civil suit for damages and criminal proceedings for defamation - Same parties in both the cases - Both the cases are different in nature - Pendency of both the cases does not amount to double jeopardy...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20-- Civil suit for damages and criminal proceedings for defamation - Same parties in both the cases - However, both the cases are different in nature - Both civil suit and criminal proceedings can continue simultaneously - Accused cannot get the stay of criminal defamation case by claiming benefit u/s..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20-- Civil suit for damages and criminal proceedings for defamation - Same parties in both the cases - In case a decree for damages is passed in civil suit then it does not stand in the way for pursing criminal proceedings for defamation...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 420, 467, 471, 120B-- Bail - Offence u/ss 409, 420, 467, 471, 120-B IPC - Multi-victim scam - Nature and gravity of offences - 870 complaints in three FIRs filed and a total of around 400 crores involved in scam - More than 1500 investors duped by accused by painting a rosy picture of getting lucrative returns on..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Application u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. - Forgery in FIR and alteration in Tehrir - Taking cognizance on the complaint will lead to multiplicity of proceedings when competent Courts are already dealing with the matter - Parties may file appropriate applications before said Courts only and Court may take..........

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