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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and child - Family Court granted Rs.15,000 to wife and Rs.10,000 to son as maintenance - High Court reduced maintenance of wife to Rs.6,000/- on the ground that wife is capable of earning - Whether wife is capable of earning or whether she is actually earning are two different..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427-- Concurrent running of sentences - Discretion of Court - However, such discretion be exercised by Court on sound judicial principles and not in a mechanical manner - Whether or not discretion is to be exercised in directing sentences to run concurrently would depend upon nature of offence/offences..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 22, 27(b)(ii), Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 28-- Concurrent running of sentences - Offence u/ss 22, 27(b)(ii) of NDPS Act and S.28 of D&C Act - Accused was earlier convicted u/s 22 of NDPS Act and subsequently convicted u/s 27(b)(ii) NDPS Act and S.28 of D&C Act - Considering the nature of offences for which accused was convicted, it is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Direction for registration of FIR and investigation - Complaint should not be improbable and must show sufficient ground and commission of offence on the basis of which registration of a case can be ordered...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 353, 354-- Judgment on acquittal - Not available on record - Declaration of result cannot tantamount to a judgment received in Cr.P.C. - Trial in such case treated to be pending...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 353, 354-- Pronouncement of judgment in open Court - Meaning - Trial judge may not read operative part of judgment but it does not in any way suggest that result of case would be announced and judgment would not be available on record - Non-availability of judgment, can never be a judgment, as without..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 353, 354, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Judgment of acquittal - Not available on record - High Court rightly quashed the judgment of acquittal, as mere declaration of result without judgment should be nullified and become extinct - Transfer of case by High Court from Second additional sessions judge to Court of District Sessions Judge..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - High Court while dismissing petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C., has no power to direct investigating agency not to arrest accused during investigation - Said direction amounts to an order u/s 438 Cr.P.C., albeit without satisfaction of conditions of said provision, which is legally..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Power u/s 482 Cr.P.C. is very wide and has to be exercised very sparingly and with caution and when and only when such exercise is justified by test specifically laid down in the provision itself...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Once an FIR is registered, accused can always approach High Court u/s 482 Cr.P.C. or u/art 226 of Constitution for quashing FIR...........

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