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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Alteration of charge - Complaint filed u/ss 341 & 506 IPC - High Court found that no offence u/ss 341 & 506 IPC was made out against accused but there was reasonable ground to proceed against accused u/s 323 IPC - Impugned order of High Court was not illegal as in view of S.216 Cr.P.C., it is open..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Limitation - Complaint u/s 323 IPC - For the purposes of computing the period of limitation u/s 468 Cr.P.C., relevant date is to be determined with reference to date of incident and date of filing of complaint and not the date on which Magistrate takes cognizance - Since complaint filed on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 227-- Summoning of additional accused - Accused added u/s 319 Cr.P.C. is not entitled to seek discharge u/s 227 Cr.P.C. - However, such accused is entitled to invoke remedy under law against an illegal or improper exercise of power u/s 319, but cannot have the effect of the order undone by seeking a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401-- Revision - Power of High Court - Inherent as well as revisional jurisdiction should be exercised cautiously - Normally, revisional jurisdiction should be exercised on a question of law - However, when factual appreciation is involved, then it must find place in the class of cases resulting in a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(2)-- Final report - Magistrate can disagree with police report and take cognizance and issue process and summons to accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8)-- Further investigation - Magistrate does not have jurisdiction to direct re-investigation by another agency as that would not be within the sphere of further investigation - It can only direct for further investigation by same agency...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 468-- Quashing of proceeding - Cases covered by statutory bar of limitation may be liable to be quashed without any further enquiry - But cases not covered by statutory bar can be quashed on the ground of delay in filing criminal complaint in appropriate cases as there is violation of right of speedy..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 468-- Quashing of proceeding - Bar by limitation - Mere delay in completion of proceedings may not be by itself a ground to quash proceedings where offences are serious, but Court having regard to conduct of parties, nature of offence and extent of delay in facts and circumstances of a given case, quash..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 294, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 307, 294, 34 IPC and Ss.25 & 27 Arms Act - Not an offence between private parties simpliciter - Such offences have a serious impact on the society at large - Offences are definitely against the society - Parties cannot be allowed to compound the offences...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 200-- Amendment of complaint - There is no specific provision in the Code to amend either a complaint or a petition filed under the provisions of Code, but petitions seeking such amendment to correct curable infirmities can be allowed even in respect of complaints...........

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