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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, 386-- Appeal against conviction - Disposal of appeal filed by accused without record of trial Court, which was lost during pendency of appeal is not sustainable - Order of High Court set aside - Matter remanded back to High Court for hearing appeals afresh after reconstruction of record of trial Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304-- Bail during pendency of appeal against conviction - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304(Part I)PC - Accused already suffered incarceration for a period of approximately 27 months out of a total sentence of 10 years R.I awarded by trial Court which is affirmed by High Court - It is thus, a fit case to grant..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Discharge - Rejection of application - Court to state reasons with reference to the material on record on which reliance is placed by Court to formulate an opinion to reject the application for discharge...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433-- Commutation of sentence - Powers u/s 433 Cr.P.C can only be exercised by appropriate Government - These powers cannot be exercised by any Court including High Court - At best, Court can recommend to State Government that such power may be exercised but power of appropriate Government cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, 464-- Non-framing of charge u/s 147 IPC - Murder case - Accused were well aware that six of them were charged together for a common assault u/ss 302, 149, 323 IPC - They were also aware that two of accused were carrying a deadly weapon, spears which were used for assault - No prejudice is therefore..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Defective charge - Objection about a defective charge, without any evidence of prejudice cannot be raised first time in appeal before Supreme Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Defective investigation - Murder case - Mere fact that there is no injury report, can at best be classified as a defective investigation but cannot raise doubts about credibility of their being injured witnesses in same occurrence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Examination of accused - Murder case - Merely because no questions were put to accused with regard to individual assault made by each of them, it cannot be said that any prejudice is caused to them, particularly when specific question was put to accused that they participated in an unlawful..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Framing of charge - Order of charge is not required to be elaborated or detailed one - However, a short order recorded by Court must reflect application of mind...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 316, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Compromise arrived at between parties - High Court in exercise of its inherent jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C may quash the proceedings in respect of no, compoundable offences which are private in nature and do not have a serious impact on society on..........

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