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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Sanction to prosecute - Allegation of police excess while arresting complainant - Complainant by using dangerous weapon inflicted injury on forehead of journalist - When accused/police officer tried to arrest him he used same weapon for inflicting injuries on accused - Injuries..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 190(1)(b), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 419, 420, 467, 468, 471-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Offence u/ss 406, 419, 420, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Initially applicant no.1 charge sheeted u/s 406 IPC, however, in respect of other three applicants negative report was submitted by police - Prosecution and informant raised objection to police report -..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 193, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 36AB-- Cognizance of offence - Offence under Drugs and Cosmetics Act - There is no provision that designated Court i.e. Court of Session can take cognizance of offence under Drugs and Cosmetics Act as a Court of original jurisdiction without case being committed to it by concerned Magistrate - Complaint..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, 202, 204-- Cognizance of offence - Postponement of issuance of process - Non-conduct of inquiry or direction to conduct investigation by Magistrate though accused residing beyond area of his jurisdiction - Order taking cognizance not sustainable...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Jurisdiction of Magistrate to award maintenance is not strictly criminal in nature - Remedy provided u/s 125 Cr.P.C. is a remedy to secure reasonable sum by way of maintenance subject to a degree that may be decided by competent civil Court...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 352, 457-- Quashing of Compliant - Magistrate has given a categorical finding that there are sufficient grounds to proceed in the matter - At this stage it cannot be said that no offence is made out against applicant - Disputed questions of fact arise between parties, which cannot be adjudicated upon by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 301, 302-- Appearance by public prosecutor - At the stage of framing of charge u/s 239 Cr.P.C. - Role of informant or private party is limited during prosecution of a case in a Court of Session - Counsel engaged by complainant is required to act under the directions of public prosecutor - However, power is..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of summoning order - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Magistrate found a prima facie case against accused after inquiry and as such accused were summoned - At this stage there is no occasion to look into the question, whether charge ultimately can be substantiated or not since that would be a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178-- Territorial jurisdiction - There is no absolute prohibition that offence committed beyond the local territorial jurisdiction cannot be investigated, inquired or tried - However, after investigation is over, if officer arrives at the conclusion that cause of action for lodging FIR has not arisen..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 323, 26-- Case and counter case - Trial be conducted by same Court, Irrespective of its nature - Case triable by Magistrate can even be tried by Court of Session in terms of power being entertained by the Court of Session according to S.26 of the Code...........

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