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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Once a person is impleaded as an accused invoking S.319 Cr.P.C., Court must not only recall witnesses already examined but Court must also ensure that witnesses are examined-i, chief before offering witnesses for cross-examination by newly added accused - However, it is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Victim compensation scheme - Rape victim - Victim who is blind, not in a position to take care of herself or being taken care of by anyone, having no family support either emotionally or economically - State directed to pay Rs.8000 p.m till her life time, treating the same to be interest fetched..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 299(1)-- Recording of evidence in absence of accused - S.299(1) Cr.P.C. provides two conditions to record evidence of accused, viz: (i) proof that accused has absconded; (ii) there is no immediate prospect of arresting accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Victim compensation scheme - Rape victim - Physically handicapped woman - Direction issued viz: (i) All States and U.Ts shall make all endeavour to formulate a uniform scheme for providing victim compensation in respect of rape/sexual exploitation with physically handicapped women as required..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 299-- Recording of evidence in absence of accused - Offence u/ss 341, 323, 34 IPC - Conditions as prescribed u/s 299(1) Cr.P.C. is not attracted in the case to record the deposition of PWs - Examination-in-chief of PWs recorded by Court below in the absence of petitioner cannot be given in evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Direction for proper investigation - Includes registration of FIR - Even where a Magistrate does not do so in explicit words but directs for investigation u/s 156(3) of the Code, police should register an FIR...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Rape - Defective investigation - Age of prosecutrix - No document collected to establish prosecutrix's age on the day of incident - Prosecution failed to examine any witness to prove if prosecutrix was below 16 years of age - Exact age of prosecutrix not surfaced on record, as prosecutrix has..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- FIR - Delay - Dowry death - Delay in lodging FIR not much - But it does bring an element of doubt when defence is successful in showing that girl made a statement in the presence of medical officer that she was under the influence of some evil spirits...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Delay of 10 days in lodging FIR - No plausible explanation to delay the lodging of FIR - Delay fatal to prosecution case...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Dishonour of cheque - Compromise - Complainant admits factum of compromise and accorded his consent that he has no objection if conviction and sentence of accused is set aside - Conviction and sentence of accused set aside - Accused acquitted...........

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