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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 120B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 464, 216-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 120-B IPC and S.4 DP Act - Non-framing of charge u/s 302 IPC - Prima facie facts discloses commission of homicidal death along with other offences - In absence of charge u/s 302 IPC, accused is likely to be prejudiced in his defence - Impugned order of convicting accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Alteration of charge - Complaint filed u/ss 341 & 506 IPC - High Court found that no offence u/ss 341 & 506 IPC was made out against accused but there was reasonable ground to proceed against accused u/s 323 IPC - Impugned order of High Court was not illegal as in view of S.216 Cr.P.C., it is open..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167-- Default bail - Charge sheet not filed within 90 days - Computation of period - Computation of 90 days as contemplated u/s 167 Cr.P.C. would commence from the date on which detention of accused is authorized in such custody as Magistrate/Sessions Judge deems fit and not from the date on which body..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Default bail - Charge sheet filed within stipulated period - However, cognizance is not required to be taken within stipulated period - Accused is not entitled to default bail when charge sheet is filed within stipulated period but cognizance is not taken within the stipulated period...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 221-- Charge - At the stage of framing charge only a reasonable doubt in the mind of Court concerned is sufficient - Courts are not required to see whether evidence available on record is sufficient to prove the case of prosecution beyond reasonable doubt - Only prima facie evidence as available on..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Framing of charge - Charge framed for higher offence - Accused can be convicted for lesser offence provided such lesser offence is "cognate offence" - Ingredients of such lesser offence has to be common - If offence/s for which charge is framed, is one and other offence for which conviction is..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Charge framed u/ss 302, 498-A IPC - Accused cannot be convicted for offences punishable u/s 201, 34 IPC...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468(2)(b)-- Offence u/s 323 IPC - Limitation - Prescribed period of limitation is one year - Charge sheet presented after 1-1/2 years of its registration - Held, FIR is time barred...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Charges framed u/ss 466, 467, 468, 471, 474, 120, 204, 120-B, IPC - Role attributed to petitioner in commission of alleged offence was not part and parcel of his act or purported act in discharge of his official duty attached to his office of a..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Direction for investigation - Expression `officer in charge of police station' means Magistrate cannot order any police officer other than one who is in charge of police station within his jurisdiction to conduct investigation...........

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