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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 302, 392, 201-- Robbery and murder - Skeleton of deceased traced at instance of accused - Daughter and other relatives identified skeleton of deceased on basis of clothing - Accused identified by Bank Manager as he pledged jewellery of deceased - Superimposition test established that skull pertains to photograph..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256(1), 254(1)-- Dishonour of cheque - Court shall not acquit an accused u/s 256(1) Cr.P.C. in a case where evidence is taken in part or full u/s 254(1) Cr.P.C...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256(1)-- Dishonour of cheque - Acquittal of accused u/s 256(1) Cr.P.C. - Magistrate Courts acquit the accused even at the fag end of the case, giving untenable reasons, such as it is a long pending case and it is included in the target; the complainant is not adducing evidence despite repeated directions;..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Statement of the accused under Section 313 Cr.P.C. - - It cannot be treated as evidence within meaning of S.3 of Evidence Act - It can be used to appreciate the truthfulness or otherwise of the case of the prosecution...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, 35, 54, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 315-- Recovery of charas - Conscious possession - Charas recovered from car driven by accused - Co-accused took lift in the car - Both the accused were knowing each other - Held, once recovery is effected, it has to be presumed that the accused was in conscious possession thereof unless otherwise proved..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420-- Criminal breach of trust - Quashing of proceedings - Allegations of FIR constitute an offence as alleged by complainant and after investigation in the matter charge-sheet has already been submitted by investigating officer - After seeing ingredients of the offence u/ss 406 and 420 IPC, Magistrate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173-- Investigation - Murder case - Charge sheet submitted after investigation - High Court found charge sheet as one sided and biased - Ordered fresh investigation by independent agency - Order of High Court upheld - Held : (a) Fair investigation like fair trial is a constitutional right guaranteed..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Dishonour of cheque - Recall of witness - Exercise of power by Magistrate - Held, there is no dispute that trial Court has plenary jurisdiction and powers to summon any person as a witness or examine any person in attendance or recall and re-examine any witness, already examined earlier and this..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 228-- Quashing of charge - Case registered on the allegations that accused intentionally and rashly dashed against three children, killing two of them and caused serious injuries to the third - Charges already framed and case fixed for evidence - No interference warranted - Magistrate to proceed with..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of complaint - Petitioner's main contentions is that there is no legal and subsisting liability - Furthermore, complaint has been filed in the year 2006 and petitioner has come forward with quash petition on 18.05.2010 - Held, petitioner is trying to drag on..........

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