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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(e), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Disproportionate assets - Grant of bail - Petitioner alleged to have amassed huge assets by corrupt and illegal means disproportionate to his known sources of income - Charge-sheet filed against him for offences u/s.13(2) r/w S.13(1)(e) of the PC Act, 1988 - Income tax Authorities also initiated..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal trial -- Discrepancies in testimony of witnesses - Held, due to passage of time, witnesses do deviate from their police statements as their memory fades to some extent - Reasonable allowance can be made for such discrepancies - But when such discrepancies make foundation of prosecution case shaky, Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Acquittal - Interference with - Held, if two reasonable views are possible, appellate Court shall not disturb order of acquittal because it feels that some other view is possible - Reasonable view which reinforces presumption of innocence of accused must be preferred...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Speedy and expeditious disposal of cases - Directions issued to all Criminal Courts in country dealing with cases u/s 138 of the Act, viz: (1) Metropolitan Magistrate/Judicial Magistrate (MM/JM), on the day when the complaint u/s 138 of the Act is presented, shall scrutinize..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 143, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 262, 263, 264, 265-- Dishonour of cheque - Summary trial - It is summary trial procedure which applies to dishonour of cheque cases - However, in the course of a summary trial, if it appears to the Magistrate that the nature of the case requires passing of sentence of imprisonment exceeding one year, Magistrate after..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 143, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 263-- Dishonour of cheque - Summary trial - In summary trial, after accused is summoned, his plea is to be recorded u/s 263(g) Cr.P.C. and his examination, if any, can be done by Magistrate and a finding can be given by Court u/s 263(h) Cr.P.C. - Same procedure can be followed by Magistrate for offence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, Section 3-- Maintenance to divorced wife - Magistrate has power to grant maintenance in favour of a divorced Muslim woman u/s 125 CrPC, even if an application u/s 3 of MW Act for grant of maintenance is filed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, Section 3-- Maintenance - Divorced Muslim wife - Muslim woman is entitled to claim maintenance u/s 125 CrPC even beyond the period of iddat if she was unable to maintain herself and it would extend to the whole life of divorced wife unless she gets married for a second time...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, Section 3-- Maintenance to divorced wife - Magistrate has power to grant maintenance in favour of a divorced Muslim woman u/s 125 CrPC, even if an application u/s 3 of MW Act for grant of maintenance is filed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, Section 3-- Maintenance - Divorced Muslim wife - Muslim woman is entitled to claim maintenance u/s 125 CrPC even beyond the period of iddat if she was unable to maintain herself and it would extend to the whole life of divorced wife unless she gets married for a second time...........

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