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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Quantum of sentence - Where Supreme Court is hesitant in maintaining death sentence, it may order that convict shall undergo imprisonment for whole of natural life or to a lesser extent as may be specified...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Mentioning of caste/status separately in criminal proceedings - It is a colonial legacy and requires to be stopped - Mentioning of caste of accused, victims or witnesses separately in inquest report, FIR, recovery memo, dying declaration is not permissible as it is against right of dignity and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 448, 457, 380, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Quashing of FIR - Respondent no.4 purchased the flat in an auction from Bank for which sale certificate is issued in his favour - Physical possession of said flat is also given to respondent no.4 - Respondent no.4 also filed a civil suit for restoring the possession of said flat against..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Ante-timing - Some delay in reporting or coherent narration of facts to police is bound to occur in ordinary course - So long as delay is not inordinate, it ought not to be viewed with suspicion as it takes some time for a person in state of shock to come out and regain composure...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15(c), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Accused undergone 6 years 2 months and 15 days out of substantive sentence of 12 years and case of accused is squarely covered by ratio of Daler Singh Vs State of Punjab - Without commenting on merits of case, sentence of accused suspended -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Accused also earlier convicted u/s 21 of NDPS Act and that sentence was over - Accused undergone 1 year 6 months and 7 days out of total substantive sentence of 4 years - Keeping in view period of incarceration already undergone by accused,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340-- Perjury - Submission of false and forged facts in Court - Accused admitted that he inadvertently made statement that Court has stayed further proceedings whereas no such order was passed - However, no such material has been brought to notice of Court that by making said statement, accused tried to..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 13(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Bail - Illegal gratification - Accused being officers of Central Exercise intelligence demanded Rs.10 lakhs from complainant with regard to service tax evasion - Transcript of recorded telephonic conversation brought on record by CBI in an effort to bring home guilt of accused - There are..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 10-- Maintenance - Striking off defence - Power is not conferred on criminal Court to strike off defence - Proceedings for maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. is criminal proceedings and Family Court while dealing with S.125 Cr.P.C. acts as a criminal Court and not as a Civil Court...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging FIR not a ground by itself to throw away entire prosecution case - Court has to seek an explanation for delay and check the truthfulness of version put forward...........

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