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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 344-- Salient features of the provision of S.344 Cr.P.C. are : (1) Power u/s 344 Cr.P.C. can be exercised by Court of Sessions or Magistrate of the First Class; (2) Court can exercise power only at the time of delivery of the judgment or final order; (3) offender should be given a reasonable opportunity..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Compensation - Death by rash and negligent driving - Mother of deceased filed affidavit that she does not have any grievance against appellant and it was an act of God - Conviction confirmed - Sentence of appellant reduced to the period already undergone by him - Appellant directed to pay..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 409, 420, 465, 468, 471, 477A, 101, 34, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947, Section 5(1)(c)(d), 13(1)(c)(d), 13(2)-- Quashing of charges on the ground of inordinate delay in recording of FIR and filing of charge sheet - FIR recorded in year 1987 for the offences allegedly committed in the year 1981 - Charge sheet submitted in 1991 - Trial did not commence till 1999 - Delay not attributable to appellant -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 437, 482-- Bail cannot be granted in a petition for quashing of FIR - Respondents were absconding in a murder case as per charge sheet - Petition filed for quashing of FIR - High Court while disposing off petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C. released the respondents on bail - Held, that High Court has not considered the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay of three weeks in recording statement of eye witnesses - Benefit of doubt given to accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Madhya Pradesh Police Regulations, Regulation 710 - Report not sent to Magistrate - Regulation 710 of Madhya Pradesh Police Regulations does not override S.157 Cr.P.C. nor does it given a choice to Police not to send the report to Magistrate...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Reappreciation of evidence - Where admissible evidence is ignored, duty is cast upon appellate Court to reappreciate the evidence to ascertain if any of accused has really committed any offence or not - Court should interfere only when there are compelling and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 472-- Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 - Continuing offence - Giving calls for payment of ransom is an offence - In case of murder coupled with abduction in a given case may be considered to be a continuous offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of criminal proceedings - Power should be exercised very sparingly and with circumspection and that too in the rarest of rare cases - Where investigation is completed, charge sheet had been filed and charges are framed, the High Court should not ordinarily embark upon an enquiry as to the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 482-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Quashing of FIR - Customary divorce between parties - Appellant received Rs.25, 000/- by way of permanent alimony - Document is registered one - Parties living separately for more than 10 years - Case u/s 498-A IPC can't be made at such a distant point of time particularly..........

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