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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A-- Victim's compensation - Acid attack - Accused directed to pay compensation of Rs.50,00/- and State to pay compensation of Rs.3 lakhs...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 471-- Quashing of FIR - Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 420, 471 IPC - Even though offence in question is no, compoundable, but High Court in exercise of its jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C. can quash such offence on the basis of settlement arrived at between parties - FIR quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, 32, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 309-- Fair Trial - Accused in name of fair trial cannot go on seeking adjournments defeating basic purpose behind conducting of trial as enshrined u/S.309 Cr.P.C. - Accused cannot go on filing application under various provisions of Cr.P.C. whether tenable or not and put forth plea on each and every..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 370, 373, Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956, Section 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-- Bail - Cancellation - Offence u/ss 370, 373 IPC and Ss.3 to 9 of Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act - Accused arrested for human trafficking and forcing minor girls into prostitution - As many as 41 minor girls were rescued during raid - All were kept confined and were subjected to torture and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 137, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Reduction of sentence - Principle of parity - Uphaar Cinema Tragedy - In the instant case, appellants, licensee and person actually running cinema and all are equally responsible for tragedy - However, sentence of licensee reduced to period already undergone by considering his age related ailments..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 207, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 66, Copyright Act, 1957, Section 63, 63B-- Non-supply of hard disk to accused - In the instant case, appellant stolen `source code' of software known as `Quick Recovery' developed by complainant's company and thereafter put it for sale on website of appellant company under the name of `Pro-data doctor' - However, charge-sheet filed by CBI..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 127-- Maintenance - Recalling of order - Power of Court - Order passed by Court can be recalled, if there is error of law resulting in miscarriage of justice to parties...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 362-- Review - Delay of 358 days in filing review petition - Condonation of delay - No satisfactory explanation for condonation of such huge delay - Though petitions are liable to be dismissed on the ground of delay itself, yet after going into petitions of review, there is no error apparent on the face..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Chit Fund Scam - In the instant case, accused is involved in financial scam affecting lakhs of depositors - Accused is in judicial custody from last 15 months and is suffering from various ailments - As per material available on record, further confinement of accused in judicial custody is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Framing of charge - At the stage of framing of a charge, Court is concerned not with the proof of allegation rather it has to focus on material and has to form an opinion whether there is strong suspicion that accused committed an offence, which if put to trial, could prove his guilt - Framing of..........

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