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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- S.482 Cr.P.C. provides wide powers to High Court - Inherent power should not be exercised to stifle a legitimate prosecution - No hard-and-fast rule described where High Court will exercise its extraordinary jurisdiction of quashing the proceeding at any stage...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - While granting bail Court to consider among other circumstances viz. (a) The nature of accusation and the severity of punishment in case of conviction and the nature of supporting evidence; (b) Reasonable apprehension of tampering with the witness or apprehension of threat to the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Exercise of jurisdiction u/s 482 of the Code has to be done only in exceptional cases - When there is prima facie material trial has to be held...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, 165-- Judicial interference in investigation - Magistrate directed Investigating Officer to add offence of S.307 IPC and investigate matter properly - Direction given by Magistrate set aside - Held, Court cannot direct investigating agency to focus on any particular offence and do investigation..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Inquest report - Omission to mention name of accused - Held, there is no requirement of law or any rule that an inquest Panchanama should contain name of accused - Inquest panchanama is a report required to be made by IO with respect to apparent cause of death - It is to be prepared in presence of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Offence u/ss 8, 21 NDPS Act - Bail - Sought on ground that accused is falsely implicated in the case and there is no independent witness of the alleged recovery and there are no criminal antecedents of the accused - Bail granted...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Not encyclopedia of incident - Complainant deposed that except for `H' and `R' others came out and that presupposes that all accused persons had entered into club room along with victim - Fact that four of accused persons came out is a circumstance which can co-exist with fact that they had..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Cognizance - Duty of court - Held, while taking cognizance of an offence criminal court should satisfy itself as to whether complainant/prosecution has made out a prima facie triable case against accused and it need not scrutinize each and every document produced before it especially documents..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Power of appellate court - Principles governing : (1) An appellate court has full power to review, reappreciate and reconsider the evidence upon which the order of acquittal is founded; (2) The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 puts no limitation, restriction or condition..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Cryptic and anonymous telephonic message - Held, telephonic message given by PW3 did not amount to an FIR as contemplated by law since same was cryptic and anonymous telephonic message...........

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