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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Preliminary inquiry before registration can be conducted only when information received does not disclose commission of cognizable offence - In case preliminary inquiry ends in closing the complaint, a copy of the entry of such closure must be supplied to the first informant forthwith and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Investigation - Lapses on part of investigating agency - Held, should not be given importance when substratum of prosecution case is strong and substantiated by reliable evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Preliminary inquiry before registration of FIR - Category of cases in which preliminary inquiry may be made are : (a) Matrimonial disputes/ family disputes; (b) Commercial offences; (c) Medical negligence cases (d) Corruption cases; (e) Cases where there is abnormal delay/laches in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Dowry death - Special report to Magistrate - Delay in sending - FIR was lodged promptly on 01.07.1991 at 2.10 P.M. after PW2 came to know about his daughter's death - It reached Magistrate at 7.00 P.M. on 02.07.1991 - Held, this time lag could not be termed as delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in forwarding FIR to Magistrate - Delay by itself does not render the prosecution case doubtful - If the delay is reasonably explained no adverse inference can be drawn against the prosecution...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Dowry death - Order of acquittal - Interference with - Held, interference against an order of acquittal should not be a matter of course - However, where trial Judge commits a jurisdictional error, appellate Court is entitled to interfere and correct error - In present case, trial Judge arrived at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay - Plea of delay raised for first time before Supreme Court - Held, plea cannot be entertained...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 221, 222-- Dowry death - Suicide within two years of marriage - Charge u/s 304-B - Beatings given to wife were not in connection with demand of dowry - Offence u/s 304-B IPC not proved - Accused guilty of offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Accused convicted u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC instead of the graver offence u/s..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 133, 114- - Grant of pardon - Evidence of accomplice - Held, when pardon is tendered to an accomplice u/s 306 Cr.P.C. accomplice is removed from category of co-accused and put into category of witness and evidence of such a witness as an accomplice can be the basis of conviction as provided in S.133 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 468, 471, 420-- Quashing of proceedings - Validity - Complaint u/ss 420, 406, 468 & 471 IPC - Issuance of summoning order by Magistrate - Quashing of proceedings by High Court on ground that dispute is of civil nature - High Court failed to record any reason for holding that dispute is of civil nature - Held,..........

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