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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay of more than two years in recording statement of witnesses u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - There was resistance within the police against investigation and it was only account of intervention by Supreme Court that there was progress in the investigation and the statement of witnesses came to be recorded..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161, 162-- Omission in statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Unless omission in statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. of a witness is significant and relevant having regard to the context in which the omission occurs, it will not amount to contradiction to the evidence of the witness recorded in Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195, 340, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 463, 468, 471-- Perjury - Documents filed in Court forged prior to its filing - Complaint against - Contention that complaint is not maintainable unless it is made by Court itself u/s 195 CrPC - Held, if fabrication of false evidence takes place or document is tampered with before filing in Court, provision of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Offence u/ss 409, 406, 467, 468, 120-B IPC and Ss.13(1)(d), r/w S.13(2) of Prevention of Corruption Act - Sanction of prosecution - When charge sheet was submitted accused was not holding Public Office which he abused - Sanction for prosecution to prosecute the accused not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Offence u/ss 409, 406, 467, 468, 120-B IPC and Ss.13(1)(d), r/w S.13(2) of Prevention of Corruption Act - Sanction of prosecution - A Public Servant holding two posts i.e. one under Govt. and the other on deputation with a Corporation - Public servant misusing the office held by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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National Investigation Agency Act, 2008, Section 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Appeal against order of Special Court passed under the Act refusing or granting bail - Held, it lies only to a bench of two Judges of High Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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National Investigation Agency Act, 2008, Section 13, 14, 19, 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, 482-- Bail - Jurisdiction of Special Court - Offences triable only by Special Court - Application for bail - Held, application is maintainable before Special Court and not before High Court u/s.439 or u/s.482 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Not mentioning names of all accused persons - Effect of - Held, merely not mentioning all names of all accused or their overt acts elaborately or details of injuries said to have been suffered, could not render FIR vague or unreliable - FIR is not an encyclopaedia of all facts...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Effect of - Court has to examine explanation furnished by prosecution explaining delay - If prosecution explains delay, Court should not reject the case of prosecution solely on this ground...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, 386-- Appeal against acquittal - Procedure to be adopted - Held, in exceptional cases where there are compelling circumstances and judgment under appeal is found to be perverse, appellate court can interfere with order of acquittal - Appellate court should bear in mind presumption of innocence of..........

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