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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 2(wa)- - Victim or a complainant in a complaint case - Right of appeal against (i) an order acquitting the accused; (ii) convicting the accused of a lesser offence and (iii) imposing inadequate compensation - Law as to - Summed up - (a) The expression "victim" as defined in S.2(wa) includes all categories..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 323, 498-A IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - No justification for quashing proceedings against husband - Applicant Nos.2 to 6 are family members of husband and allegation levelled against them are wholly vague and no specific allegation has been levelled against them - There is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 482-- Recall of prosecution witnesses for cross-examination - Sought three years after examination of PW1 and PW5 - Merely because it may cause prejudice to prosecution even then right of cross-examination cannot be denied to petitioner - Application allowed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, 22, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Recovery of 500 gms of intoxicant powder which contained Dextropropoxyphene - More than 500 gms of Dextropropoxyphene would constitute commercial quantity - Accused not involved in any other case - Bail allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Parties compromised in an offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Petition for quashing of proceedings is different than a petition for compounding of non compoundable offence - S.320 Cr.P.C. does not limit or affect the powers of High Court u/s 482 Cr.P.C. - High Court can quash criminal proceedings or FIR..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 18, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 127, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 23, Rule 3-- Maintenance - Compromise in a petition u/s 125 Cr.P.C. whereby consolidated amount towards permanent alimony paid and wife giving up any future claim for maintenance - Petition for maintenance by wife u/s 18(2) of Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act is maintainable as any order passed u/s 125..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Wife performed second marriage during subsistence of her first marriage - Wife is not entitled to claim maintenance from her subsequent husband...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Wife performed second marriage during subsistence of her previous marriage - Burden of proof - Fact that wife had not been divorced by her former husband claimed by husband - Burden is on him to establish that no such divorce was effected between wife and her former husband...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Proceedings are quasi civil in nature - Matters are decided on the principle of preponderance of probability and not on the principle of proving the case beyond reasonable doubt...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178(d)-- Dishonour of cheque - Territorial jurisdiction - Held, place where cheque is presented has territorial jurisdiction to try complaint u/s.138 of NI Act...........

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