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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Recovery of 52 kg poppy husk - Search and seizure - Non-deposit of sample in judicial malkhana - Sample was never deposited in judicial malkhana and remained in possession of I.O itself for a period of 2 days before it was sent to FSL - In absence of seal of Magistrate, sample parcel bearing seal..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recall of Investigating Officer (I.O) - Application dismissed on the ground that I.O. already cross-examined at length by defence - No bona fide has been shown in the application - Only on the ground that witness turned hostile because of pressure upon him, application is moved at fag end of trial..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging FIR - Incident occurred in mid night at 11.30 P.M - FIR lodged at 4.15 A.M - Distance between place of occurrence and police station 4 kms - Delay occurred in lodging FIR is natural one, as it is not expected that family members in such a situation in the night hours would..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Complaint against police personnels - Allegation of beating and hurling abuse levelled against petitioners - There is no requirement of sanction u/s 197 Cr.P.C, as act of petitioners does not come within the purview of discharge of official duty - Petition for quashing..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of order - Order taking cognizance of offence - Petitioners contended that since summoning order was not passed, therefore, there cannot be a direction to petitioners to appear before CJM concerned - However, Magistrate after satisfying itself not passed summoning order on the pretext..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506, 427, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 506, 427 IPC - Quashing of charge sheet - Entire criminal prosecution inspired by express mala fide - Version in criminal prosecution is full of high improbabilities - Continuation of criminal proceedings on that basis likely to result in abuse of Court's process - Entire proceedings..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 161(3)-- Multiple FIRs - More than one FIR in relation to same incident or different incidents arising from the same occurrence - Different offences committed in the course of same transaction - First FIR related to all incidents that took place in the course of same transaction - Many occurrences at one..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, 61, 85, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451-- Release of seized vehicle - Vehicle involved in NDPS case - Recovery of 10 gms Cocaine from pocket of accused, who was travelling in vehicle in question - Investigation of case is complete and charge sheet has already been filed - Trial is yet to commence - No purpose would be served in keeping..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391, 91-- Secondary evidence - Photocopy of document neither certified copy nor it is a copy made from original by mechanical process which ensure the accuracy of copy - It cannot be termed as secondary evidence - Application rightly rejected...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Quantum of sentence - In proportionality analysis, it is necessary to assess seriousness of an offence in order to determine commensurate punishment for offender - Seriousness of an offence depends, apart from other things, also upon its harmfulness...........

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