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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Illegal gratification - Criminal conspiracy - Cognizance of offence - Incident took place in the year 1995, FIR lodged in the year 1999 and cognizance taken in 2001 - Entire proceedings are vitiated in law as limitation to file complaint under alleged offence is one year u/s 468 Cr.P.C. -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2), 19, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Offence u/ss 13(1)(d), 13(2) Prevention of Corruption Act and S.120-B IPC - Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - State government and central government refused to grant sanction against delegator and the Special Judge rightly declined to take cognizance of offences punishable u/ss 13(1)(d)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Default bail - While computing period of 90 days, the day on which accused was remanded to judicial custody should be excluded and day on which challan is filed in the Court should be included - In the instant case, accused remanded to judicial custody on 5.7.2013 and charge sheet filed on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Cognizance of offence - At the stage of cognizance and summoning of an accused, Magistrate is required to apply his judicial mind only with a view to take cognizance of offence, or to find out whether prima facie case has been made out for summoning accused persons - Magistrate is not required to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Summoning order - High Court set aside summoning order and directed appellant to adduce further evidence, if any, to support allegation in the complaint - Held, High Court fell into error of evaluating merits of defence case and other submissions advanced on behalf of accused, which were not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 13, 27, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 21, Rule 32, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 251, 262-- Non compliance of order of District Forum - District Forum to execute the decree and take penal action against the respondents by following the procedure u/s 262 r/w Chapter XX and S.251 of the Code of Criminal Procedure in accordance with law - Alternative right is also available by invoking the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - At pre-conviction stage, there is presumption of innocence - The object of keeping a person in custody is to ensure his availability to face the trial and to receive the sentence that may be passed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Seriousness of allegations or availability of material in support thereof are not the only considerations for declining bail - Delay in commencement and conclusion of trial is a factor to be taken into account and accused cannot be kept in custody for indefinite period if trial is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction u/s 138 of the Act - Compounding of offence - Accused compromised the matter with complainant - Memorandum of compromise filed before High Court, but no relief was granted to accused - As matter has been compromised between parties, order of conviction and sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3)-- Victim - Compensation - Award of compensation payable as Rs.50,000/- - In view of compensation awarded sentence of fine set aside...........

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