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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - S.125 Cr.P.C. is enacted for social justice and specially to protect women and children and falls within constitutional sweep of Art.15(3) reinforced by Art.39 of Constitution...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, 173(8)-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Illegal manufacture and sale of Gutka and Pan Masala - High Court transferred investigation to CBI after due consideration of all relevant aspects - Transfer of investigation to CBI does not depend on inadequacy of inquiry/investigation carried out by State..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, 173(8)-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Petition filed by member of legislative assembly as Public Interest Litigation - Cannot be brushed aside on the allegation of political vendetta, if otherwise, it is genuine and raises a reasonable apprehension of likelihood of bias in dispensation of criminal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - General Diary - Absence of entries in General Diary concerning preliminary enquiry not per se illegal - There is no provision under Cr.P.C. barring investigating authority to investigate into matter, which may for some justifiable ground, not found to have been entered in General Diary right..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Police Act, 1861, Section 44-- FIR - General Diary - Non-maintenance of General Diary per se may not render whole prosecution illegal - However, such no, maintenance of General Diary may have consequences on merits of case, which is a matter of trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, 173(8)-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Illegal manufacture and sale of Gutka and Pan Masala - Crime in question involving high ranking officials of State as well as Central Government - For instilling confidence in the minds of victims as well as public at large, High Court predicated that it was but..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, 173(8)-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Illegal manufacture and sale of Gutka and Pan Masala - Accused named in FIR, has no right to be heard at the stage of investigation or to have an opportunity of hearing as a matter of course - Mere fact that accused was not impleaded as a party in writ petition..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374-- Appeal against conviction - Defence evidence not discussed by High Court while passing order on merits in appeal - However, accused cannot blame High Court for this, since he failed to appear before High Court when matter was taken up for hearing - In the interest of justice accused is given..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 470(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 501-- Limitation - Exclusion of time - Period of stay granted by Court is to be excluded from limitation period...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 302, 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Death of complainant - Impleadment of L.R's - In a summon case, upon death of complainant Court can permit LR's to continue compliant...........

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