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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Bail - Honour killing - Prima facie involvement of applicants in the murder of deceased is on record - Though case is of circumstantial evidence, but in totality of circumstances, materials which are recovered, it can be said that applicants are involved in brutal murder of deceased - Bail..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Written complaint not scribed by PW1 and in cross examination she failed to name the person who wrote it - FIR is not a substantive piece of evidence and it can be used only for the purpose of corroboration or for contradiction - Such anomaly will not affect prosecution case if it is..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 229, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 420, 467, 468, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(D)-- Discharge - Bitumen scam - Two charge sheets were submitted first against accused second against petitioners - Allegation against petitioners is short supply of bulk bitumen by supplier - However, allegation against accused in first charge is shortage of bulk bitumen - Shortage of bulk bitumen..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recall or re-examination of a witness - Court enjoys vast power of summoning or recalling any witness at any stage of proceedings, if his/her evidence appears to be essential for just decision of the case - Courts should be more careful and cautious while exercising power u/s 311 Cr.P.C. but it..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recall or re-examination of a witness - Offence under NDPS Act - Re-examination of PWs 1 & 2 for limited purpose of identification of case property since both the witnesses were members of patrolling party in whose presence alleged contraband was recovered from exclusive and conscious possession..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195(1)(b)(ii)-- Scope - S.195(1)(b)(ii) Cr.P.C. is attracted only when offences enumerated therein are committed with respect to a document after it has been produced or given in evidence in a proceeding in any Court i.e. during the time when the document was in custodia legis and not when offence was already..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Statements recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and material collected during investigation cannot be taken into account as evidence for summoning accused - It is only evidence recorded during trial which can form basis for exercise of powers u/s 319 Cr.P.C...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Abetment of suicide - Discharge - Deceased borrowed money and gave money to accused - Accused failed to repay the same - Deceased repeatedly asked to repay the same, but when amount was not repaid by accused, deceased committed suicide after killing his wife and daughter - No evidence on record..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 427, 504, 506-- Withdrawal of complaint - Warrant case - Not permissible - Magistrate can discharge accused u/s 245(1) Cr.P.C. if upon taking evidence referred to in S.244 Cr.P.C. finds that no case against accused is made out...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, 29, 37-- Bail - Recovery of 1.001 kgs charas - Commercial quantity - Petitioner arrested not only on the basis of statement of co-accused but there is also substantive evidence of call details regarding his involvement in offence - Main accused neither acquitted nor enlarged on bail - Not only source of..........

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