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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340-- Two pre-conditions for initiating proceedings u/s 340 Cr.P.C. are: (i) materials produced before Court must make out a prima facie case for a complaint for the purpose of inquiry into an offence u/s 195(1)(b)(i) Cr.P.C.; (ii) It is expedient in the interests of justice that an inquiry should be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340-- Proceeding u/s 340 Cr.P.C. - Where Court forms an opinion that an offence refereed to S.340 Cr.P.C. has been committed, Court may dispense with the preliminary inquiry - Even after forming an opinion as to offence which appears to have been committed also, it is not mandatory that a complaint..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Extra-marital relationship - Per se or as such does not come within ambit of S.498-A IPC - It is an illegal or immoral act, but other ingredients are to be brought home so that it would constitute a criminal offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Criminal conspiracy - In a charge of conspiracy, it is not necessary that all the conspirators should know each and every detail of plot so long as they are co-participators in the main object thereof and it is also not necessary that all of them should participate from inception of stratagem till..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427-- Dishonor of two cheques - Conviction - Concurrent running of sentences - Two complaints filed in respect of two loans advanced in the course of a series of transactions on the same terms and conditions - Both the complaints tried together and same sentences awarded in both the complaints, deemed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2(c)(i), 12-- Criminal contempt - Apology - Not to be rejected merely on the ground that it is qualified or tendered at a belated stage, if accused makes it bonafide...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 2(c)(i), 12-- Criminal contempt - Baseless disparaging remarks of bias and corruption against judges of High Court, which were published in Local newspaper - Accusing judges of corruption results in denigration of institution which has an effect of lowering the confidence of public in system of administration..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to nearest Magistrate - Is of no consequence, when no prejudice is caused to accused by such delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 174-- Inquest report - Not a substantive piece of evidence and can only be looked into for testing the veracity of witnesses of inquest, as object of preparing such report is merely to ascertain the apparent cause of death...........
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...........

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