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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Defence taken not irrelevant, illogical or fanciful - Complete non consideration thereof - In the given facts of a case, conviction may well stand vitiated...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173-- Second inquiry - Permissibility - Multiple inquiries deprecated and should not be resorted to - However, since in the present case matter was inquired into once, there is no absolute bar on getting the matter inquired into second time - Senior Superintendent of Police directed to look into matter..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 143, 147, 148, 427, 149, Prevention Of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984, Section 3(2)-- Bail - Violence in the campus - Damage to public and private properties - Total loss tentatively calculated by I.O. as Rs.2,55,000/- - Five persons arrayed as accused - Applicants in custody since 6.10.2018 and investigation has substantially progress and no purpose would be served by keeping them..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3, 20-- Maintenance - Even assuming that appellant is not the legally wedded wife and therefore not entitled to maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. has efficacious remedy to seek maintenance under the provisions of Domestic Violence Act as victim i.e. estranged wife or live-i, partner would be entitled to more..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording statement of witnesses - Does not necessarily discredit their testimony - Court may rely on such testimony if it is cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c)(d)(e), 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300-- Offence u/ss 13(1)(c)(d)(e), 13(2) of P.C. Act - Double jeopardy - Accused discharged due to lack of proper sanction - Proper order of sanction for prosecution issued thereafter - Fresh/supplementary charge sheet filed - Principle of "double jeopardy" do not apply - Court erred in refusing to take..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Additional evidence - Appellate Court can refer to additional evidence only if same has been recorded as per S.391, Cr.P.C - Any material produced before Appellate Court to fill up gaps by either side cannot be considered by Appellate Court, more so, to reverse judgment of trial court...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451-- Offence u/ss 8, 21 of NDPS Act - Release of seized vehicle - Vehicle involved in NDPS case - Vehicle should not be permitted to remain parked in police station as same shall gather rust and shall not remain useful - Trial Court directed to release vehicle subject to certain conditions...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195, 340-- Perjury - Prosecution for perjury be sanctioned by Courts only in those cases where perjury appears to be deliberate and it would be expedient in the interest of justice to punish delinquent and not merely because there is some inaccuracy in the statement...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 231(2)-- Application u/s 231(2) Cr.P.C - While deciding an application u/s 231(2) Cr.P.C., a balance must be struck between rights of accused and prerogative of prosecution to lead evidence...........

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