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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Divorce by mutual consent u/s 13-B of Hindu Marriage Act granted and wife accepted lump sum amount of maintenance as full and final settlement - Parties residing separately - Held, wife is not entitled to maintenance...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 143, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Re-summoning of defence witness - Only one opportunity was given to petitioner/accused to lead defence evidence - Petitioner took steps for examining defence witness - Witness was present but defence counsel was not available due to illness - Held, on very first..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 143, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 251-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Trial - At stage of serving notice u/s.251 Cr.P.C., except questioning him and recording his answer, till stage of listing case for final arguments, accused has not been given any opportunity to explain what defence he has to make for circumstances appearing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164-- Statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. - Magistrate is under an obligation to elicit all information which the witness wishes to disclose, as a witness who may be an illiterate, rustic villager may not be aware of the purpose for which he has been brought, and what he must disclose in his statements u/s 164..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164-- Statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. - Not substantive evidence - Statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. can be relied upon for the purpose of corroborating statements made by witnesses in the Committal Court or even to contradict the same...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 114, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 184, 177, 192, 5, 6, 8, 10, 11- - Release of vehicle seized in an offence u/s 279, 114 IPC, Ss.184, 177 & 192 of Motor Vehicles Act, Ss.5, 6, 8 & 10 of Gujarat Animal Preservation Act and S.11 of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act while transporting 28 buffalo calves - It is not advisable to keep the seized vehicle in the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Forfeiture of surety amount of Rs.2,00,000/- - Validity - Held, order passed by District Magistrate for forfeiture of surety amount is undoubtedly harsh on the face of it, particularly when there is no allegation about connivance of petitioner with convict - Impugned order not sustainable in law..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 97-- Search warrants - Magistrate assumes jurisdiction to issue search warrant only when he is satisfied that a person is confined under such circumstances that confinement amounts to an offence...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 97-- Search warrant - Wrongful confinement of child - Child expressed his desire to stay with the petitioners, who are taking good care of him - In such circumstances, living of the child with the petitioners cannot be said to be commission of offence of wrongful confinement...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 30, 31, 427, 428, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 64-- Default sentence for non payment of fine - Held, imposition of term of imprisonment in default of payment of fine is not a sentence - It is a penalty which a person incurs on account of no, payment of fine - If such default sentence is imposed, undoubtedly, an offender must undergo unless it is..........

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