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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Dowry death - Death by burning - Accused is being perpetuated virtually without any trial behind the bars for almost two years - Even till date not even one PW has been examined - No likelihood of an early conclusion of trial - Accused is ready to cooperate with process of law and make..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), 482, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d)-- Quashing of complaint - Complaint before CJM - Maintainability - CJM has no competence or jurisdiction to entertain complaint much less exercise of power conferred u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3)-- Appeal against acquittal - Appellate Court not required to rewrite the judgment or to give fresh reasoning, when reasons assigned by Court below are found to be just and proper...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recall of a witness/victim for further cross-examination - Victim was fully examined and cross-examined - Statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. also recorded - Application for recall of victim for further cross-examination filed at the stage of arguments - Witness not to be recalled at this stage -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Compliant - Some of the accused absolved of the offence - Court invoked power u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. against some of the respondents - Court when absolved some of the respondents can only be deemed to be the procedure contemplated under Chapter XV Cr.P.C. - Court once invoked power under Chapter XV..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386-- Appeal against acquittal - If view taken by High Court while reversing judgment of trial Court appears to be just and reasonable which is also supported by cogent reasons, then Supreme Court would not re-appreciate the evidence again especially when appeal arises out of order of acquittal...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 379, 401, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 29, 12-- Order passed in appeal under PWDV Act - Revisional power of High Court - Since, there is no specific exclusion of Cr.P.C. from PWDV Act, High Court can exercise revisional power on application of party and even suo moto...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197(1)-- Sanction for prosecution - It is not every offence committed by a public servant while engaged in the performance of his official duty, which is entitled to the protection of S.197(1) Cr.P.C. - An act constituting an offence directly and reasonably connected with his official duty would require..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 467, 468, 471-- Sanction for prosecution - Entrustment and missing of the entrusted items - Accused not entitled to the protective umbrella of S.197 Cr.P.C...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 133, 138-- Issuance of conditional order u/s 133 Cr.P.C. - Procedure - It is mandatory and a condition precedent to make a conditional order absolute that Magistrate shall take evidence - Report or information received by Magistrate before passing conditional order is no evidence against party...........

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