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JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Default bail - Statutory period of 90 days to complete the investigation expired - Bail application filed by petitioner much prior to filing of charge sheet - Subsequent filing of charge sheet shall not frustrate the petitioner's indefeasible right for being released on bail u/s 167(2) Cr.P.C. -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d)(e), 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Discharge - Illegal gratification - Mere recovery of a sum of Rs.20,000 from public servant cannot be categorized as obtaining pecuniary advantage by corrupt or illegal means, nor it is a case of abuse of his position as public servant by accused, particularly when there is no evidence against..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377, 511, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6-- Further investigation - Narco-Analysis/Brain Mapping Test - Unnatural offence - Evidence recorded in course of Narco Analysis Test is not admissible evidence and it will be hazardous situation to permit any accused to undergo Narco Analysis Test for proving his defence - Moreover, evidence..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, 376, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 64-- Appeal - Maintainability - Order of compensation - Compensation which is treated as a fine in terms of S.64 IPC and a direction for imprisonment in default of payment of such compensation is appealable u/s 374 r/w S.376 Cr.P.C., as it was a `sentence of fine' for the purposes of such appellate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 433-- Remission/commutation of sentence - All accused except the present accused acquitted by Court - No material difference found between roles ascribed to all accused - Since other accused were already given benefit of commutation and remission u/s 433 Cr.P.C., same benefit should also be extended to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Anticipatory bail - State of Uttar Pradesh deleted S.438 Cr.P.C. by State amendment - Still High Court has power to entertain plea of anticipatory bail under Art.226 of Constitution...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, 200-- Complaint - Issue of process - When person files complaint and supports it on oath, rendering himself liable to prosecution and imprisonment if it is false, he is entitiled to be believed unless there is some apparent reason for disbelieving him and he is entitiled to have person against whom he..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 203, 156(3), 2(d)-- Complaint - Dismissal against some of the accused - After dismissal of complaint u/s 203 Cr.P.C. Court cannot revert back to pre-cognizance stage to invoke power u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, 200-- Complaint - Issue of process - Only condition requisite for issue of process is that complaint's deposition must show some sufficient ground for proceeding - Unless Magistrate is satisfied that there is sufficient ground for proceeding with issue of process, he should not pass order of issue of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 203, 156(3), 2(d)-- Complaint - Dismissal against some of the accused - When Court exercises power u/s 203 Cr.P.C. there is the end of the matter - In such case, Court cannot revert back to pre-cognizance stage as against the remaining accused...........

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