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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Cognizance of offence - Court takes cognizance of an offence and not an offender - Cognizance can be taken only once and Court is not required to take cognizance against each and every offender...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - In order to attract rigor of S.197 Cr.P.C, it is necessary that offence alleged against a Government Officer must have some nexus or/and relation with discharge of his official duties as a Government Officer - In the instant case alleged offences committed while not..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 155, 156, 157-- Investigation - Police can investigate a no, cognizable offence along with cognizable offence and can file charge sheet even for an offence of which cognizance can be taken by Court only on complaint of an aggrieved person or competent authority...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Recall of order quashing FIR - Case to be restored to its number as if order quashing FIR had not been passed - High Court on one hand restored the case and on the other hand, dismissed the case - This approach of High Court thus, not legal and to that extent order of High Court set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of Complaint - High Court while hearing application u/s 482 Cr.P.C had no jurisdiction to appreciate statement of witnesses and record a finding that there are inconsistencies in their statements and therefore, there was no prima facie case made out against accused - This could be done..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 2(d)-- Complaint - Police charge sheet can be treated as a compliant and police officer can be treated as complainant...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Judgment of conviction - Death sentence - Accused heard on quantum of sentence immediately after delivery of judgment of conviction - Even sentence awarded to accused without examining merits of appeal filed by accused and without determining whether accused have been rightly convicted or not -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Territorial jurisdiction - Cheque issued at a place in Kerala and presented for encashment at Bangalore where complainant had its office - Complaint filed at Gurgaon - Compliant filed at Gurgaon just to harass and putting undue pressure upon accused - Complaint and summoning..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Alteration of charge from S.306 IPC to S.302 IPC - Charge framed u/s 306 IPC - Complainant or State did not challenge that charge - Satisfaction of trial Court qua charge attained finality - Mere allegation of complainant that his son is murdered is not sufficient to frame charge u/s 302 IPC, in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Alteration of charge from S.306 IPC to S.302 IPC - Last seen evidence - Merely evidence of last seen with deceased is no ground to frame charge u/s 302 IPC against accused, unless it is accompanied by other facts which constitute a complete chain to incriminate accused, which leads to only one..........

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