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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 420, 406, 417, 465, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Direction for registration of FIR - FIR u/ss 379, 420, 406, 417, 465, 467, 468, 471, 120-B IPC - DDR for loss of document including signed cheques were registered in 2007 by husband of complainant - Whereas cheque in question was issued in 2009, i.e. more than 2 years after said DDR, coupled with..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 304, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 12-- Right of legal aid - While pronouncing order of conviction and sentence, Judge should be saddled with corresponding duty to inform convict of his right to avail legal aid to prefer appeal against conviction if he is unable to do so with his own resources - Such duty of Court is mandated to ensure..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 239, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Discharge - Financial fraud - Forged documents - One Time Settlement - Accused got Letters of credits (L.Cs) issued by bank in favour of fictitious companies proposed by them and said companies got the same discounted by attaching their bogus bills - It is not a simple case where accused borrowed..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19-- Sanction for prosecution - Not required for passing an order u/s 156(3) or for search warrant - However, it is required at the stage of taking cognizance of offence, when Magistrate applies his mind to legal proceedings and considers police report or material before it...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, 22, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)(a)(ii)-- Default bail - Recovery of 13 kg ganja - Quantity of ganja recovered from accused is more than small quantity but less than commercial quantity for which accused cannot be detained more than 60 days in terms of S.167(2) Cr.P.C. - Charge sheet not filed by police before expiry of statutory period..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 133, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 188-- Removing Garbage - No reason whatsoever as to why Municipal Authorities should not undertake task of removing garbage from city to make city clean and habitable for its residents - M.C., are under statutory duty and obligation to remove garbage from city - Sub Divisional Magistrate is invested..........
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..........

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