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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149, 34-- Alteration of charge from S.149 IPC to S.34 IPC - If common object which is subject matter of charge u/s 149 IPC does not necessarily involve a common intention, then substitution of S.34 IPC for S.149 IPC might result in prejudice to accused and ought not therefore to be permitted - But if facts..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 407, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Transfer of case - Dishonour of cheque - Case falling under Negotiable Instruments Act can be transferred in exercise of power u/s 407 Cr.P.C - There cannot be any distinction made between cases falling under Negotiable Instruments Act and other cases...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Filing of baseless criminal cases against husband and i, laws is an act of cruelty...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Filing of false criminal cases by wife - Act of wife in filing complaint u/s 498-A IPC and supporting her mother in complaint u/s 394 IPC are serious acts of mental cruelty, particularly when such acts are baseless and not substantiated - Divorce granted to husband...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Motive - Though motive will not play key role in criminal cases, but there must be reason for assault that too by group of persons...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Direction for registration of FIR - Magistrate can also assess on receipt of complaint as to whether, he, while conducting an inquiry, at the pre-summoning stage will be able to collect material available on record especially in cases which are based on documentary evidence such as cheating,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302-- Rape and murder - Death sentence - Accused has no criminal history - No blameworthy conduct depicted by accused in jail - Case does not fall in category of rarest of rare cases - It would be in interest of justice if death sentence is commuted to life imprisonment - Life imprisonment should be..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25(1b)(a), 27-- Two FIRs - Quashing of second FIR - Offence u/ss 25(1b)(a), 27 IPC - For same occurrence no two FIRs could be allowed to survive - However, narration of both the cases in hand are distinct to each other, as present case is for recovery of arms and ammunition and earlier case relates to torture,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195, 340-- Perjury - Prosecution for perjury be sanctioned by Courts only in those cases where perjury appears to be deliberate and it would be expedient in the interest of justice to punish delinquent and not merely because there is some inaccuracy in the statement...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Sheer detention period cannot be a conclusive ground to release accused on bail in all cases regardless to merits of case...........

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