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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Inherent powers - Not to be used to stifle a legitimate prosecution - High Court should not ordinarily embark upon an inquiry whether the evidence in question is reliable or not or whether on a reasonable appreciation of it the accusation would not be sustained, which are the functions of the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 228-- Criminal conspiracy - Charge - Offence of criminal conspiracy is an independent offence - Some general evidence pertaining to the conspiracy is sufficient to form part of the charge of conspiracy in the charge sheet - Some connecting link or connecting factor somewhere here and there in the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 228-- Framing of charge - At the stage of framing charge, Court has to prima facie consider, whether there is sufficient ground for proceeding against the accused or not - Court is not required to appreciate the evidence sufficient for conviction, at this stage...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25-- Quashing of FIR - FIR lodged on basis of statement of co-accused to police that accused was involved in offences u/ss.307, 120B of IPC and 25(1) of Arms Act during investigation of other offence - FIR sought to be quashed on the ground that such statement of co-accused is inadmissible in evidence..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Summoning of - Exercise of power by Court - Held, power conferred u/s 319 Cr.P.C. to Court is an extraordinary power and should be used very sparingly - It may be exercised only if compelling reasons exist for taking cognizance against other persons against whom action was not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Rape - Evidence as to age of prosecutrix not properly appreciated by trial Court - Sentence suspended till disposal of appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164-- Statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. - Not substantive evidence - Statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. can be relied upon for the purpose of corroborating statements made by witnesses in the Committal Court or even to contradict the same...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 143, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Re-summoning of defence witness - Only one opportunity was given to petitioner/accused to lead defence evidence - Petitioner took steps for examining defence witness - Witness was present but defence counsel was not available due to illness - Held, on very first..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 143, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 251-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Trial - At stage of serving notice u/s.251 Cr.P.C., except questioning him and recording his answer, till stage of listing case for final arguments, accused has not been given any opportunity to explain what defence he has to make for circumstances appearing..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Summoning of - Held, a person not already an accused in a case can be proceeded against if in the course of any inquiry into or trial of an offence it appears from evidence that such person has also committed any offence and deserves to be tried with other accused...........

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