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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 407-- Dishonour of cheque - Jurisdiction - Transfer of complaint u/s 138 of the Act from Court `B' to Court `K' - If cheque is delivered for collection through account, the branch of bank where payee or holder in due course maintains account is situated, shall have jurisdiction to try case - Therefore,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Accused already undergone 3 years and 15 days and earned remission of 4 months and 29 days out of his total sentence - Substantive portion of sentence already undergone by accused and appeal likely to take some time - Remaining sentence of accused..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), 154(3)-- Application u/s 156(3) - Lodging complaint with a superior police office u/s 154(3) Cr.P.C. is not a condition precedent before approaching Magistrate u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. - Lodging complaint with S.P. u/s 154(3) Cr.P.C. is an alternate option and not an exclusionary one...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 173(5)-- Quashing of proceedings - Police report - Documents do not form part of police report cannot be looked into by High Court in exercise of inherent jurisdiction to quash criminal proceeding - However, in rare cases, High Court in the interest of justice may look into unimpeachable documents of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181(a), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 408, 468, 471, 477A, 120B-- Territorial jurisdiction - Cheating - Misappropriation of company funds - Accused was required to account for alleged misappropriated properties at the head office of complainant company in Kolkata - Invocation of powers of Magistrate either u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. or taking cognizance on police report..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Restoration of petition - Petition dismissed as dispute was stated to be resolved - Petition sought to be restored as disputed was not resolved - Held, Court has implied authority to restore the matter, in appropriate cases...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2)-- Cancellation of bail - Bail can ordinarily be cancelled if accused misuses liberty of bail granted to him or violates condition of bail order...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2)-- Cancellation of anticipatory bail - Petitioner did not made any misrepresentation while craving anticipatory bail - He appeared before I.O for investigation and original documents have been recovered - Neither accused misused liberty of bail nor violated any condition of bail order as portrayed..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376D, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Gang rape - Delayed FIR - Prosecutrix claims that she has disclosed incident to her sister after 1 month from incident - However, FIR registered after delay of 3 months 9 days - No explanation given for waiting for another 2 months to approach police - This unusual and improbable conduct of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3)-- Appeal against acquittal - Appellate Court may only interfere in appeal against acquittal when there is substantial and compelling reasons to do so...........

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