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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 404, 147, 148, 149-- Bail - Murder case - Accused in custody for more than 6 years - High Court while rejecting bail application directed trial Court to conclude trial within a period of 6 months - In spite of said order of High Court no progress has been attained in the case - Other co-accused have been bailed out -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Number of accused mentioned twelve - Name of seven accused not given in FIR - In the investigation when names of seven other accused had surfaced charge sheet was submitted against twelve accused - Non-mentioning of name of seven accused in the FIR is thus inconsequential...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 204-- Issuance of process - Magistrate while taking cognizance and issuing summons is required to carefully scrutinize whether allegations made in complaint meet the basic ingredients of offence; whether the concept of territorial jurisdiction is satisfied; and further whether accused is really required..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 468, 471, 120B-- Bail - Cheating - Forgery - Criminal conspiracy - Economic offences - Accused involved in tampering with answer sheets by illegal means and interfering with examination system, thereby securing top ranks for his daughter and other students - Large numbers of answer sheets of various students,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 468, 471, 120B-- Bail - Cheating - Forgery - Criminal conspiracy - Economic offences - Claim of parity with 28 other accused - 28 accused already granted bail are teachers and members of committee against whom no serious allegations were made - It is thus, not appropriate to compare the case of accused with these..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 172-- Police diary - Entries in police diary are neither substantive nor corroborative evidence and same cannot be used against any other witness other than police officer and that too for limited extent as provided u/s 172(3) Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 172-- Police diary - Right to inspect police diary by accused - Is very limited in extent that arises only when Court uses the entries to contradict the police officer or when police officer uses it for refreshing his memory - Unfettered power conferred by Statue u/s 172(2) Cr.P.C. on the Court to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and child - Wife treated with cruelty by her i, laws and there was persistent demand of dowry and she was ousted from matrimonial home after torturing - She had reasonable apprehension in not joining back the company of her husband - Demand of dowry and that wife was subjected..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 378(4)-- Appeal against acquittal by victim - Leave to appeal - Victim preferred an application u/s 482 Cr.P.C. to treat the appeal initially filed u/s 372 Cr.P.C. to be one u/s 372 read with S.378 Cr.P.C. - Though High Court observed that no such leave was necessary, but since there was already an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 2(wa), 372-- Appeal against acquittal - Can be maintainable at the instance of widow of deceased, as she comes within the definition of "victim" u/s 2(wa) Cr.P.C., even though leave to appeal was not granted to State...........

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