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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 468, 471, 120B-- Summoning of accused - Offence u/ss 420, 468, 471, 120-B IPC - Magistrate summoned accused after required satisfaction that there is sufficient ground to proceed against accused - High Court went into wrong in interfering with summoning order and quashing the same - Impugned order of High Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 91-- Summons to produce documents - Invocation of S.91 by accused at the stage of framing of charge - Held, at the stage of framing of charge, accused cannot ordinarily invoke S.91 - However, if Court is satisfied that there is material of sterling quality which has been withheld by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Judicially separated wife - She is entitled to maintenance - If a divorced wife is entitled for maintenance there is no reason why a wife who is judicially separated is not entitled for maintenance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Merely because trial Court has not given a finding that wife is not able to look after herself, that does not mean that she is not entitled for maintenance - High Court is required to look into the question whether wife is entitled to maintenance or not and if so the quantum..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 501, 502-- Quashing of proceedings - Defamation - Publication of news item - Content of appellant's compliant disclose facts necessary to establish commission of one or all of the alleged offences - Whether there is sufficient evidence to establish the guilt of accused for alleged offences is a matter that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 309, 164-- Examination of witnesses - Direction issued viz: (i) Trial Courts must carry out mandate of S.309 Cr.P.C.; (ii) eye witnesses must be examined by prosecution as soon as possible; (iii) statements of eye witnesses should invariably be recorded u/s 164 Cr.P.C. as per procedure prescribed thereunder...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of charge-sheet in part - Not prohibited under law...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Investigation - No external agency can dictate course of investigation in a criminal case - It is within exclusive jurisdiction of police - Court also cannot supervise investigation - However, in exceptional situations Superior Courts may monitor an investigation - But that is not same as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of supplementary charge-sheet - Charge-sheet filed at dictate of somebody other than police amount to abuse of process of law - Supplementary report filed by police at the direction of National Commission for Scheduled Castes quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173, 482, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Supplementary charge sheet - Quashing of - Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of the Act - Supplementary charge sheet filed by police at the instance of National Commission for Scheduled Castes - Ingredients u/s 3(1)(x) of the Act not made out - There was not even a whisper of allegation of harassment based on..........

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