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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Quantum of sentence - In proportionality analysis, it is necessary to assess seriousness of an offence in order to determine commensurate punishment for offender - Seriousness of an offence depends, apart from other things, also upon its harmfulness...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Police submitted negative final report against petitioner and matter was kept pending u/s 173(8) Cr.P.C against petitioner no.2 - No overt act was assigned to petitioners in the statements of witnesses - More so, all injured witnesses not examined so far - Since..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 391-- Dishonour of cheque - Additional evidence at belated stage - Additional evidence at belated stage is permissible but such power is to be exercised sparingly and only in exceptional cases in the interest of justice...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376D, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Gang rape - Victim was dragged inside the room and on the point of pistol she was subjugated and coerced and then rape was committed consecutively by accused persons - In such a state of horror to which victim was subjected there should hardly be any expectation that she would be putting..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Mentioning a wrong provision of law in FIR should not be a ground for rejecting prosecution case and also not a ground for granting anticipatory bail to accused...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 366, 376(2)(g) IPC - Complainant and prosecutrix belong to rural background, therefore, delay in lodging of FIR cannot be considered to be ground so as to give benefit to accused...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 295A, 153A-- Anticipatory bail - Comments posted on face book to insult members of Islam religion - Prima facie comments made by petitioner on prophet are not statements made unwittingly or carelessly - Tone and tenor of comments indicate that they were made by him with deliberate and malicious intention to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Direction to CBI to convert preliminary enquiry into FIR - Matter regarding misuse of official position and causing loss to public exchequer - Involvement of public servants, loss of public exchequer and offences regarding national and international ramifications necessitating investigation by CBI..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Grant of maintenance from date of application - Court is not obligated to record any special reason for awarding maintenance from date of application - However, reasons must indeed be recorded...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 127-- Maintenance to wife - Enhancement - Effective date - Wife entered witness box and brought on record circumstances which justified enhancement of maintenance - Circumstances existed as on date of application - Husband did not step into witness box in rebuttal - No infirmity in impugned order of..........

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