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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 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...........
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)-- Adjournment of cross-examination of CW1 - Bald assertion made by counsel of accused that defence of accused would be prejudiced if cross-examination of CWs 1 to 5 is not deferred until examinatio, i, chief of CWs 2 to 5 - No specific reasons pleaded for deferring cross-examination - Moreover,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 193, 195, 211, 340-- Disparaging remarks against police officials - Initiation of proceedings - High Court without recording reasons u/s 340(1) Cr.P.C. and without affording an opportunity of hearing to police officials based on materials produced before Appellate Court, issued direction to Registrar General to lodge..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Sheer detention period cannot be a conclusive ground to release accused on bail in all cases regardless to merits of case...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Second bail application - Murder of wife by husband - Evidence on record shows that accused murdered his wife - Motive of crime is that deceased is said to have got an insurance of Rs.5 lakhs - Weapon of offence also discovered at the pointing of accused - Accused and his wife lived in same..........

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