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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973-- Case instituted on police report and case instituted otherwise than on police report - Difference - In former case, there is no scope for prosecution to examine any witness at the stage where Magistrate is to consider whether a charge is to be framed or not - Whereas, in cases instituted otherwise..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 343, 340, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193-- Compliant u/s 340 Cr.P.C. - Offence u/s 193 IPC - Magistrate examined complainant and some other witnesses before framing charge against accused - It was in the form of summary inquiry to be satisfied as to whether materials on record would justify framing of charge against accused or not - High..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, Section 3, 5-- Victim compensation - Rape victim - Non-termination of pregnancy due to fault of hospital authorities and Court - Destitute victim aged 35 years, who is HIV+ve and is carrying 17 weeks pregnancy brought to shelter home - She wanted to terminate her pregnancy but termination was not carried out for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Death sentence - Acid attack - Death - Trial court convicted accused and awarded death sentence - Death sentence set aside as life imprisonment is rule and death sentence is an exception, and death sentence can be imposed only when life imprisonment appears to be altogether inadequate punishment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Defective Investigation - Offence u/ss 302, 376 IP - Accused may not be acquitted on minor lapses by police in conducting investigation - Moreover, it is almost impossible to come across a single case where investigation is completely flawless or absolutely foolproof...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 272, 273, 34, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 27(b)(ii), 28, 36AC, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 22(C)-- Bail - Recovery of 4000 bottles of Corex Cough syrup containing codeine - Though Central Government by its notification prohibit the manufacture, distribution and sale of 344 FDC Drugs which included Corex, however, Delhi High Court quashed the said notification - Corex containing codeine is thus..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Matrimonial dispute - Complaint lodged by wife was only to wreak vengeance on accused - Anticipatory bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Matrimonial dispute - Wife lodged various complaints against husband/accused - Accused had been granted anticipatory bail in previous case for lack of evidence - Present complaint lodged by wife was only to wreak vengeance on accused - Accused is a journalist by profession..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Framing of charge - At the stage of framing charge Court is to examine the materials only with view to be satisfied that prima facie case of commission of offence alleged has been made out against accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, 438-- Anticipatory bail - Interim order granting pre-arrest bail - Accused thereafter surrendered before trial Court and regular bail was granted - Held, when Supreme Court or High Court or Sessions Judge grants interim anticipatory bail and the matter is pending before that Court, there can be no..........

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