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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against maternal uncles of husband - Accused are not immediate family members of husband - Except bald statements nothing else indicating their involvement in the crime was mentioned - Prima facie case against accused has not been made out on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216-- Alteration/addition of charge - Charge altered u/s 302 IPC to S.304-A IPC by High Court - Validity - Blast occurred in factory premises which took the life of seven workers - No fault occurred in decision of High Court for altering the charge - Without expressing any opinion on factual..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Mere fact that on re-appreciation of evidence, appellate Court is inclined to arrive at a conclusion which is at variance with trial Court, same cannot be reason for interference with order of acquittal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451-- Release of seized vehicle - Bank guarantee - Respondent engaged as a contractor by National Highway Authority - Building was demolished by respondent in the process of work for purpose of National Highway as per direction given by his superior officers - High Court is thus, justified in holding..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cheating - Allegation that wife, at the time of marriage, wrongly represented that she had completed her MCA but she completed MCA after marriage - It cannot be said that wife cheated husband at the time of marriage more particularly when husband lived with wife as husband and two children were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Quantum of sentence - In proportionality analysis, it is necessary to assess seriousness of an offence in order to determine commensurate punishment for offender - Seriousness of an offence depends, apart from other things, also upon its harmfulness...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Direction to CBI to convert preliminary enquiry into FIR - Matter regarding misuse of official position and causing loss to public exchequer - Involvement of public servants, loss of public exchequer and offences regarding national and international ramifications necessitating investigation by CBI..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 362-- Recall of an order - Power u/s 362 Cr.P.C cannot be exercised by High Court for correction on merits, howsoever, patently erroneous earlier order may be - It can only be corrected in process known to law and not u/s 362 Cr.P.C - Purpose of S.362 Cr.P.C is only to correct clerical or arithmetical..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 245, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 379, 504-- Discharge - Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 406, 379, 504 IPC - Complainant filed complaint against her i, laws - Discharge application of accused dismissed by Magistrate and quashing petition against the same also dismissed by High Court - No good grounds found to interfere in impugned orders - Remedy..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Second FIR - Quashing - Second FIR based on new set of facts and new set of allegations and not based on old set of allegations as made in the first FIR - Prima facie case made out against accused - Impugned order of High Court quashing second FIR set aside and order of trial Court taking..........

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