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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Second wife - Marital status - Petition cannot proceed without arraying legally wedded wife as party and without recording finding of marital status of husband - Grant of maintenance by holding marital status in absence of the first wife set aside being null and void as it is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Civil and criminal proceedings - Petition for quashing criminal proceedings - Held, there is a growing tendency in business circles to convert civil disputes into criminal which do not involve any criminal offence, by applying pressure through criminal prosecution - Criminal prosecution should be..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Framing of additional charge during trial - Application for framing additional charge dismissed by trial court - Held, order refusing to frame additional charge will not debar the trial court to frame an additional charge at a later stage of the proceedings, if the circumstances so warrant...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Power to quash proceedings at the initial stage have to be exercised sparingly with circumspection and in the rarest of the rare cases - Such power can be exercised where a criminal proceeding is manifestly attended with mala fide and have been instituted maliciously with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 415, 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence by company - Mens rea - Company inviting investment in shares from prospective investors to float a product by giving rosy picture of the product - Petitioner and others invested 500 crore - Product proved a failure and company going into liquidation - Complaint against the company for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202-- Issue of process - Scope of enquiry u/s 202 Cr.P.C. is 'extremely limited - Limited only to the ascertainment of the truth or falsehood of the allegations made in the complaint - (i) on the materials placed by the complainant before the Court; (ii) for the limited purpose of finding out whether a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Application u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. - Dismissed by holding that occurrence appears to be false - Revision against also dismissed - Magistrate keeping in view the nature of offence as well as facts and circumstances of the case may reject the application u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. even if allegations made in..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 2(h), 468, 470-- Investigation by police - Effect of lapse of time - Petitioner alleged to have committed an offence u/s 379 IPC - After being released on bail, accused absconding inspite of non bailable warrants and proceedings ultimately culminated into the order declaring him proclaimed offender u/ss 82 and 83..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Offence indictable u/ss 302, 307, 147, 148, 149, 436, 427, 504, 506, 201, and 120-B IPC - Alleged incident took place in February, 2002 - Accused was charged with the crime by Special Investigating Team constituted under the orders of Apex Court in 2008 - Entire evidence stood already..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 406-- Quashing of complaint and summoning order - Complaint filed at Kapurthala Court u/ss 498A, 307 and 406 of IPC - Accused residing at Bhawanigarh tehsil which was beyond the jurisdiction of concerned Magistrate - Magistrate issued summoning orders without complying mandatory provisions of S.202(1)..........

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