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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Husband contended that wife nowhere pleaded in her application that he is unable to maintain herself - However, there is specific pleading in the application that wife is facing great scarcity of funds and she has to arrange money for day to day expenses of household - Said..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451, 482-- Offence u/ss 41, 52, 52-A of Indian Forest Act and Ss.27, 29, 39(1)(d), 51, 52 of Wildlife Protection Act - Release of seized vehicle - Dismissal of application by Magistrate and Session Judge - Application u/s 482 Cr.P.C allowed - As per the provisions of Forest Act and Wildlife Protection Act it..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Default bail - Incomplete challan was presented before trial Court, as FSL report not submitted along with challan within 180 days - No application for extension of time was filed by prosecution after lapse of 180 days - Petitioner thus, entitled to bail u/s 167(2) Cr.P.C - Bail held, granted...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 24-- Maintenance to wife - Amount of maintenance granted u/s 125 Cr.P.C is adjustable with pendente lite maintenance awarded u/s 24 of Hindu Marriage Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 365, 452, 376D, 394-- Bail - Offence u/ss 323, 365, 452, 376-D, 394 - Neither there is specific allegation against petitioner nor his name finds mention in FIR - Even, statement of complainant u/ss 161 and 164 Cr.P.C. is self contradictory - Moreover, co-accused has already been granted bail - Fit case to grant bail as..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320- - Compounding of offence - Cannot be thrusted upon complainant, simply because, accused wishes so - Offence can only be compounded, where both the parties to the litigation are in agreement to the same...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 22, 29-- Bail - Offence u/ss 22, 29 NDPS Act - Recovery of 5430 tablets of different description, 600 injections and 59 vials containing narcotic substance - Recovery has been effected from matrimonial house of the petitioner and her father-in-law is a licenced chemist - Moreover, conclusion of trial may..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 145, 146-- Ex parte attachment order - Property in question jointly held by parties without there being any partition in metes and bounds - Order of attachment at the very threshold of proceedings may prejudice the claim of party in possession - An ex parte attachment order if set aside no such miscarriage..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 326, 325, 324, 323, 148, 149 IPC - Benefit of probation - Offence u/s 326 IPC which carries a sentence of Life Imprisonment cannot be compounded either u/s 360 Cr.P.C or u/s 4 of Probation of Offenders Act - Conviction upheld - However, taking into account other factors like passage..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Proceedings-- Mentioning of caste/status separately in criminal proceedings - Amounts to colonial legacy and requires to be stopped forthwith - Therefore, Secretaries (Home) to Governments of Punjab, Haryana and U.T., Chandigarh are directed to issue instructions to all I.O. not to state/mention caste of..........

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