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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8)-- Further investigation - Power of Magistrate to permit police to further investigate the case - It is an independent power and exercise of said power shall not amount to varying, modifying or cancelling the earlier order of Magistrate on the report of police, notwithstanding the fact whether said..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8)-- Further investigation - After cognizance has been taken on police report - Can be exercised by Magistrate only on a request made by investigating agency and not at the instance of anyone other than investigating agency or suo moto - Even such power can be exercised by Magistrate before accepting..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 336, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 307, 336, 34 IPC - Occurrence took place over a petty issue and parties are residents of same village - Though complainant suffered a grievous injury on his head on account of gandasi blow, yet settlement arrived at during the course of investigation -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 26-- Trial of offences - `Case' and a `counter case' - One triable exclusively by Sessions Court and other not triable exclusively by Court of Sessions - Can be tried by Court of Sessions to avoid conflicting judgments...........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 147-- For - exercising power u/s 147 Cr.P.C. Magistrate is required to state the grounds of his being so satisfied that there exists a dispute likely to cause breach of peace and also to record that right of user has been exercised within a period of three months next before receipt of report of a..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Non-appearance of complainant - Magistrate has options : (i) to acquit the accused; or (ii) to adjourn the case for future dates; (iii) to dispense with attendance of complainant and proceed with the case - It is within the absolute domain of Court as to which course to be..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 83, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 174A, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Proclamation - Offence u/ss 120-B, 174-A IPC and Ss.13(1)(d), 13(2) of P.C. Act - Petitioners failed to appear before trial Court despite issuance of no, bailable warrants - No cogent document emerged on record to infer that petitioners were prevented by compelling reasons not to appear personally..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal in default - Absence of complainant and his counsel on one or two occasions - Not a ground to dismiss complaint or to discharge accused in a routine, casual and cavalier fashion - Acid test would be as to whether there is a bonafide reason on the part of complainant..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Cheating - Wrong facts mentioned in nomination paper for election does not constitute offence of cheating - Remedy available to complainant is to challenge the election at appropriate forum rather than filing of FIR - Allegation made in FIR does not disclose any cognizable..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372-- Proviso, 378(3) - Appeal against acquittal filed by victim - It is not necessary for filing a separate petition for leave to entertain appeal before preferring an appeal against acquittal by victim u/s 372 Proviso, Cr.P.C. - Composite application can be entertained...........

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