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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Delay of 9 hours in lodging FIR - Murder case - FIR lodged by complainant after waiting for her husband and her relatives - Such like conduct can hardly be said to be unnatural as complainant being a lady might have chosen to wait for her husband and relatives before taking any further step -..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Appellate Court in case of acquittal is not required to rewrite judgment or to give fresh reasoning, when reasons assigned by Court are found to be just and proper...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - It is in the nature of just intimation to police to set machinery of law in motion - Such intimation need not be encyclopedic...........
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...........
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 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..........
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 451-- Release of seized property - Word `property' used in S.451 Cr.P.C. means any property regarding which an offence appears to have been committed or which appears to have been used for commission of any offence - Release of vehicle/article/currency notes u/s 451 Cr.P.C., therefore, cannot be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 18, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 169-- Negative final report - Trial Court rejecting it and taking cognizance - Recovery of opium - Admittedly, before proceeding for raid, seizure officer did not collect any evidence to give reasonable suspicion that petitioner has dominion over place where consignment of opium was suspected to be..........

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