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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135-- Theft of electricity - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that Junior Engineer is not competent to file complaint/FIR - However, as per Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission, Junior Electrical Engineer is authorised to disconnect supply line of electricity as well as lodge complaint in police..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Taking of cognizance - Barred by limitation - Effect on State - Lapse of time does not bar rights of State...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173, 190-- Delay in filing of charge-sheet or taking cognizance - Cannot be a circumstance or ground for dismissing complaint...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 233-- Defence evidence - Accused not specifically informed to lead his defence evidence - Amicus Curiae made endorsement to the effect that accused does not want to give defence evidence - Endorsement made by Amicus Curiae does not reflect that it was made on the instructions of accused and accused was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 193-- Summoning of additional accused - Sister of deceased who first reached place of occurrence did not name either of petitioners as an assailant - Even injured and independent witness not named the petitioners - Prosecution not gave any such evidence which convinced Court to record a satisfaction of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 18, 3, 4-- Anticipatory bail in an offence u/ss 3, 4 of Act of 1989 - Not permissible in view of an express bar u/s 18 of Act of 1989 - However, summoning Court can grant bail on merits to which there is no statutory bar...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860-- Summoning of additional accused - Material contradictions in the statements of PWs regarding manner in which incident took place - Ex-facie after testing evidence and material available on record is not such which can convince the Court regarding existence of evidence stronger than that required..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 145, 146-- Proceedings u/ss 145, 146 Cr.P.C. - Encroachment of Municipal Board's Land - Executive Officer (Municipality) cannot have taken recourse of proceedings u/ss 145, 146 Cr.P.C. against a private individual - If at all the individual concerned were causing public nuisance, recourse was to be taken of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Additional evidence at appellate stage - No limitation is prescribed before Appellate Court to entertain an application - Objection of complainant that application was filed by accused after about 4 years of filing of appeal is not sustainable...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Additional evidence at appellate stage - Accused by his application for additional evidence, in his defence, wants to prove his innocence - It cannot be said that accused is trying to fill up a lacuna - Application allowed...........

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