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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 467, 468, 471-- Sanction for prosecution - Entrustment and missing of the entrusted items - Accused not entitled to the protective umbrella of S.197 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of complaint - Complaint of stealing cheque and filling the amount - Criminal complaint a counter blast to the notice of dishonour of cheque upon which a summoning order has been passed - Proceedings clear abuse of the process of law - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delayed FIR - Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Where a young lady aged 25 years died by committing suicide leaving behind a ten months old child, mother of deceased may suffer a state of mental confusion when struck by such a tragedy - Issues relating to their safety and custody often require higher..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41, 41A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Arrest and detention - Arrest of two ladies, a doctor and a practicing Advocate - Number of violations in the arrest and seizure - Circumstances in no case justify the manner in which petitioners were arrested - Violation of Article 21 of the Constitution as petitioners were compelled to face..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Murder case - Appellant seeking suspension of her jail sentence convicted for murder of one boy and sentenced to undergo life imprisonment - Having regard to the totality of facts and circumstances of case, appellant be released on bail during..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3)-- Appeal against acquittal - Leave to appeal - Refusal - No reasons assigned - Order does not set out the facts, submissions, reasons and findings - It is a case of total no, application of mind - Impugned order of High Court set aside - Case remanded to High Court for decision afresh in accordance..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 306-- Corruption case - Grant of pardon to accused - Magistrate is duly empowered to grant tender of pardon even in respect of cases which are triable by Session judge or by Special Judge - Even if it is presumed that Magistrate is not empowered to grant pardon, it is merely an irregularity and order..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Offence u/ss 498-A, 354, 506 Part-I IPC - Case does not entail a direction for transferring investigation from State police/special team of State Police Officers to CBI - Facts and circusmatnces in which offence is alleged to have been committed can be better..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Transfer of investigation from one State to another - Supreme Court will transfer a case from one state to another State only if there is reasonable apprehension on part of party to a case that justice will not be done - Mere apprehension that the accused are influential may not be sufficient to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Transfer of investigation to CBI - Exordinary power of constitutional Courts in directing CBI to conduct investigation in a case must be exercised rarely in exceptional circumstances especially when there is lack of confidence in investigating agency or in the national interst and for doing..........

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