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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Murder and robbery - Mother of petitioner aged 70 years got strangulated and murdered during wee hours in course of robbery - Initially, local police conducted investigation which did not yield any result even though years elapsed - Even, subsequently..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Offence u/s 304(Part I)PC and Ss.3, 4 of SC/ST Act - FIR registered on 12.01.2016 of occurrence 10.01.2016, at the instance of son of deceased, who claimed himself to be eye witness to occurrence - However, his presence was not shown by Doctor at first instance, while providing first aid to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, 29, 37-- Bail - Recovery of 1.001 kgs charas - Commercial quantity - Involvement of petitioner in other similar offence - Though registration of earlier cases cannot be sole ground for rejecting bail application, however that can be taken into account to ascertain character and behavior of accused and his..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, 29, 37-- Bail - Recovery of 1.001 kgs charas - Commercial quantity - Petitioner arrested not only on the basis of statement of co-accused but there is also substantive evidence of call details regarding his involvement in offence - Main accused neither acquitted nor enlarged on bail - Not only source of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 427, 504, 506-- Withdrawal of complaint - Warrant case - Not permissible - Magistrate can discharge accused u/s 245(1) Cr.P.C. if upon taking evidence referred to in S.244 Cr.P.C. finds that no case against accused is made out...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute - Settlement - Dispute between parties sorted out and they arrived at an agreement to settle all cases between them - Husband handed over a demand draft of Rs.1 lakh to wife in terms of agreement and also paid another sum of Rs.95,000 to wife - Settlement is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/s 120-B IPC - It is no part of duty of public servant to enter into criminal conspiracy or criminal misconduct - Sanction for prosecution thus, not necessary to prosecute a public servant for offence u/s 120-B IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 13(1)(d), 13(2) of P.C. Act and S.120-B IPC - No sanction is required to prosecute a public servant who ceased to hold office when prosecution is for offences under P.C. Act - So far as offence u/s 120-B IPC is concerned, same is an ancillary charge and is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 67-- Maintenance - Default in payment - Sentence of imprisonment - Sentence imposed u/s 125(3) Cr.P.C. is only a mode of enforcement of direction to pay amount of maintenance and not as a punishment - Court below therefore, seriously erred in invoking S.67 IPC for handing down sentences of 6 months and..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 24-- Public Prosecutor - It is duty of Prosecutor to aid Court and to apprise Court regarding actual location of incident - Prosecutor is not bound by police case itself - Prosecutor can well go beyond matters investigated by I.O. - If I.O. has failed to cite a witness, who ought to have been cited,..........

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