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Results of criminal appeal against acquittal

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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401(3) -- Acquittal - Revision against by private complainant - Revisional jurisdiction, when invoked by a private complainant against an order of acquittal, cannot be exercised lightly - It can be exercised only in exceptional cases where the interest of public justice require interference for correction of manifest illegality or the..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386 -- Appeal against acquittal - Power of appellate Court - Principles governing - (1) The appellate court may review the evidence in appeals against acquittal under sections 378 and 386 of the Criminal Procedure Code, 1973. Its power of reviewing evidence is wide and the appellate court can re-appreciate the entire evidence on..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378 -- Appeal against acquittal - Unless the judgment of acquittal tends to be perverse or unless the inferences drawn in the acquitting judgment were not at all reasonable, possibly the acquittal should not be upset...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386 -- Appeal against acquittal - If two views are possible, the Appellate Court should not ordinarily interfere with the judgment of acquittal...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386 -- Appeal against acquittal - Trial Court's decision can be discarded on very substantial and compelling reasons i.e. when (i) The trial court's conclusion with regard to the facts is palpably wrong; (ii) The trial court's decision was based on an erroneous view of law; (iii) The trial court's judgment is likely to result in..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378 -- Appeal against acquittal - Accused allegedly committed murder by firing on deceased - High Court ignored probative value of FIR and reliable testimony of eye witnesses - High Court reconstructed the evidence and decided the appeal on surmises - Appreciation of evidence not only faulty but based on misconception of facts - It..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378 -- Appeal against acquittal - High Court committed illegality in ignoring material evidence and coming to a wrong conclusion - Appeal remitted to High Court for decision on merits after hearing parties, in the interest of justice...........

ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 407 -- Judgment of acquittal in a case instituted upon a police report - De facto complainant filed appeal out of mistake - Held, it cannot be rejected outrightly - It can be treated as revision and disposed of on merits..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378 -- Appeal against acquittal - Held, if trial court's view is possible or plausible, High Court should not substitute same by its own possible view...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378 -- Appeal against acquittal - An order of acquittal should not be lightly interfered with even if the Court believes that there is some evidence pointing out the finger towards the accused...........

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