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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 421(1)-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Order to pay compensation with default clause to undergo imprisonment - Compensation not paid and default sentence undergone - Held, even though default sentence has been suffered, yet compensation is recoverable in the manner provided u/s 421(1) Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Sentence - Merely because no separate date was given for hearing on sentence, it cannot be said that entire exercise is flawed or vitiated...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 385(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 201, 34-- Appeal against acquittal - Dismissal of appeal by High Court cursorily and by a cryptic order - Impugned order set aside - Matter remanded - High Court to decide appeal afresh on merits...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Cruelty - Allegation against parents and family members of husband of complainant - Husband of complainant was disowned by his father from all his properties - Marriage of complainant was performed subsequent to her husband being disowned - Complainant compromised the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - S.319 Cr.P.C. empowering Court to take appropriate steps for proceeding against any person, not being an accused, at any time after charge sheet is filed and before pronouncement of judgment, except during stage of Ss.207/208 Cr.P.C., the committal etc., which is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11-- Summoning of additional accused - Murder case - Plea of alibi - Accused were 175 kms away from the place of occurrence at the time of incident - Police investigation in view of documentary and other evidence collected during investigation revealed that presence of accused at the place of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 406-- Transfer of case from one State to another - Apprehension of imminent threat to life and security - Charges already framed against accused and they pleaded not guilty and claimed trial - 33 out of 114 PWs already examined - Trial of case fixed on day to day basis for recording prosecution evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Grant of bail subject to deposit of Rs.50 lakhs in Court in view of causing heavy financial losses to the government - An amount of Rs.Ten lakhs already deposited in terms of an interim order passed by High Court - Appellant in custody for more than four years - Condition of depositing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Accused in jail for a period of 14 years and that out of 96 witnesses only six have been examined - At the time of filing of bail application, out of 11 criminal cases filed against accused, he is acquitted in 10 cases - Only one i.e present case is pending against accused - Keeping in view..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 498A, 406, 420, 120B-- Anticipatory bail - Bigamy - Husband performed second marriage during subsistence of first marriage - There are no criminal antecedents against husband except present case - High Court not justified in dismissing application of husband only on the basis of petition filed by second wife u/s 9 of..........

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