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JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 193, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 36AB-- Cognizance of offence - Offence under Drugs and Cosmetics Act - There is no provision that designated Court i.e. Court of Session can take cognizance of offence under Drugs and Cosmetics Act as a Court of original jurisdiction without case being committed to it by concerned Magistrate - Complaint..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173, 2(d)-- Protest petition as complaint - Protest petition neither includes averments relating to offence by any particular person nor any allegation was made against any accused - No prayer was made for prosecuting any culprits - Even no prayer was made by petitioner for taking action against any person..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Because of harassment wife could not continue to reside in her matrimonial house - After passing of decree of restitution of conjugal rights, she resided with husband but thereafter she was given ill-treatment and husband expelled from her matrimonial house - With justifiable..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 418, 421, 422, 424, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Commercial transaction - Quashing of proceedings - There is no mention in the complaint that accused had an intention to deceive complainant at the very inception when contract was entered into - Subsequent conduct of accused, in the absence of other materials, cannot amount to offence..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357, 357A, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(m)-- Penetrative sexual assault - Prosecutrix entitled to compensation of Rs.1 lakh from Sikkim State Legal Services Authority under Sikkim compensation to victims or dependents scheme...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Dismissal in default - Reason for dismissing complaint was beyond the control of complainant - Therefore, to meet ends of justice, complainant is given another chance to put forward his claim - Complaint ordered to be restored to its original number and trial..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19-- Sanction for prosecution - Where public servant was not holding same office on account of his transfer on relevant date when charge sheet was submitted and cognizance of offence was taken, and abused entirely different office than one which he was holding on date on which cognizance was taken,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, 63, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451-- Vehicle seized for transporting narcotic drugs - Can be released on Sapurdari invoking provision of S.451 Cr.P.C...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - There is mandatory requirement for launching prosecution if alleged act is done in discharge of his official duty but it does not extend its protective cover to wrong act or every act or omission done by public servant rather it restricts scope to only those acts or..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, 300-- Complaint dismissed in default - Second complaint on the same allegation - Not maintainable - Remedy available is to prefer an appeal...........

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