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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 172, 173(1), 482-- Criminal case - Investigation - Delay - Report was lodged in the year 2009 but investigation is yet to be completed and conclusion is to be sent to concerning Magistrate - Held, fair and prompt investigation is a must and it is to be completed without any unreasonable delay - Despite of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379-- Anticipatory Bail - Offence u/s 379 IPC - Accused no more required for custodial interrogation - There are no allegations on behalf of State that petitioner is likely to abscond or that he is likely to dissuade the witnesses from deposing true facts in the Court, if released on bail - Anticipatory..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18, 20-- Bail - Recovery of opium and charas - Contention of petitioner that he was engaged as a driver by co-accused only from the last 10 days and had no knowledge that his co-accused was carrying opium and charas, therefore, he cannot be said to have been in conscious possession of contraband - Held,..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Order taking cognizance - Quashing of - Order of cognizance for offence u/ss 306, 120-B IPC - Impugned charge-sheet filed against petitioners without applying mind - Cognizance order passed by Magistrate without judging prima facie evidence available on record - Held, entire proceedings of case..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489B, 489C-- Fake currency notes - SSP involved as one of the accused - Accused acquitted - High Court took suo motu cognizance - All but one witness resiled - However, said witnesses subsequently filed affidavits stating that they were compelled to resile on account of adverse action threatened against them..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3-- Criminal proceedings - Quashing of - It is never the case of complainant that he was abused by petitioner in his official chambers in presence of others - Alleged abusive language never seems to have been made within public hearing or public view - Held, no offence is made out u/s 3 of SC & ST..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7(1)(f), 7(1)(e), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Proceedings u/s 125 CrPC by illegitimate child - Under S.125 Cr.P.C. an illegitimate minor child is entitled to seek maintenance - Emphasis is on paternity and not on legitimacy...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323-- Criminal proceedings instituted with mala fide intention - Quashing of - Held, where a criminal proceeding is manifestly attended with mala fides and/or where proceeding is maliciously instituted with an ulterior motive for wreaking vengeance on accused and with a view to spite him due to private..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Probation - Grant of - Petitioner/accused had neither pleaded benefit of probation at the time of arguments on sentence before trial Court nor before appellate Court - Held, plea as to grant of probation is to be taken at the earliest opportunity - Petitioner/accused failed to do so - Probation..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Presentation of cheque beyond validity period - Cheque was drawn on 23rd November, 2002 and period of six months within which, it could be presented to bank on which it was drawn, expired on 22.05.2003 - However, cheque was presented by complainant on 23.05.2003 i.e. one day..........

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