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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Inherent jurisdiction of High Court - High Court can exercise its inherent jurisdiction even suo motu...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - There is no embargo on the appellate Court to review, reappreciate or reconsider the evidence upon which the order of acquittal is found - If two views are possible on the evidence adduced in the case and the one favourable to the accused has been taken by the trial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 420, 408-- FIR - Quashing - FIR not disclosing an offence against respondents No.1 & 2 - Proceedings rightly quashed by High Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Not a condition precedent to the setting in motion of the criminal investigation - From the point of the investigating authorities it conveys to them earliest information regarding the circumstances in which the crime was committed, the names of the culprits and the role played by them as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Not a substantive evidence - Held, that FIR can only be used for either corroborating its maker under S.157 of the Evidence At or for contradicting him under S.145 of the Act but it cannot be used for corroborating or contradicting other witnesses...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Acquittal - Appeal against - Powers of appellate Court - Held, that it has full power to review, reappreciate and reconsider the evidence upon which the order of acquittal is founded - Also held that Cr.P.C. puts no limitations, restrictions or condition on exercise of such power and an appellate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Mere fact that during the trial, accused were granted bail and there was no allegation of misuse of liberty, is not of much significance - Court is required to record reasons in writing for ordering suspension of execution of sentence - High Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Charge - Framing of - Police Officers arrested accused who was patient of asthama - Detained him in windowless room which was full of dust and cobwebs which are known allergens for triggering asthama attack - Next day brought to hospital in comatose condition with body showing no signs of pulse,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Two FIR's - FIR registered - Investigation handed over to CBI - During investigation larger scam came to light involving more person - Second FIR not a bar...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401-- Revision - Admitted - Implies that it has some arguable point - Dismissal of revision on the same day by cryptic unreasoned order - Held, improper...........

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