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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 313, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 12, 13, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, 5, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 363, 366, 376(2)(f), 377-- Rape and Murder - - Amicus Curiae appointed and on same date, counsel was called upon to defend accused at stage of framing of charges - 13 witnesses were examined with 7 days - Examination of accused u/S.313 of Code, even before complete evidence was led by prosecution and not waiting for FSL and..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, 439(2)-- Anticipatory bail - Granted with condition that accused should not involve himself in similar or any offence - Two cases registered against accused thereafter - Mere registration of an offence is not breach of condition - Accused is innocent till he is held guilty - Order cancelling bail, set..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Timing of registration of FIR - DGP Punjab is directed to issue instructions that no FIR shall be registered showing time `00 hours to 00 hours' as regards any occurrence, unless of course occurrence actually takes place within that time i.e between 00.00 hours to 00.59 hours - However, if..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Petitioner has joined investigation - Custodial interrogation of petitioner not required - Interim bail made absolute subject to conditions...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 228-- Discharge - While considering application for discharge or at the time of framing of charge, Court is only required to weigh material and evidence on record to find out whether prima facie case is made out against accused, which raises strong suspicion against him to have committed the offence and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Preliminary inquiry before registration of FIR - Not mandatorily required to be conducted in all corruption cases - Any formal and informal collection of information disclosing a cognizable offence to the satisfaction of the person recoding FIR is sufficient...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19-- Quashing of FIR - Lack of sanction for prosecution - Question whether sanction is necessary to prosecute a retired public servant, is a question which can be examined during course of trial...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Interim maintenance - Plea that wife is professionally qualified and is earning well - No document in support of such plea filed - Plea in absence of any supporting document, remains a disputed question and needs to be tested in trial - Order granting interim maintenance, upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Cognizable offence - Preliminary inquiry before registration of FIR - Scope and ambit of preliminary inquiry being necessary before lodging FIR depends upon facts of each case - There is no set format or manner in which a preliminary inquiry is to be conducted - Objective of same is only to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Protection u/s 197 Cr.P.C. is available to public servant when an offence is said to have been committed `while acting or purporting to act in discharge of their official duty' and not when acts are performed using office as a mere cloak for unlawful..........

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