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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Appellate Court being the final court of fact is fully competent to re-appreciate, reconsider and review the evidence and take its on decision - Law does not prescribe any limitation, restriction or condition on exercise of such power and Appellate Court is free to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 218-- Separate charges for distinct offences - Offences u/ss 354 & 376 IPC - Offence punishable u/s 354 IPC is quite different from the offence u/s 376 IPC - If the allegations against accused discloses an offence punishable u/s 354 IPC followed by an offence punishable u/s 376 IPC, he must be charged..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Faulty investigation - Additional evidence - Case registered against investigating officer for accepting huge bribe from accused to favour him - Some of material witnesses not examined during investigation - Material scientific evidence was kept away from court and some of witnesses were either..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 409, 420, 467, 468, 471, 34 & 120-B IPC - Appellant pleaded that cognizance was taken without obtaining sanction for prosecution - Whether appellant fulfills the conditions mentioned in S.197(1) can be decided by leading evidence at the stage of trial -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Re-call of witness - Validity - Re-call of witness for examination after about 22 years from date of incident who had already been examined and re-examined - Held, re-examination does not prevent further re-call - S.311 Cr.P.C. does not put any such limitation on Court - He can still be re-called..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Re-call of witness - Validity - Re-call of witness for examination after about 22 years from date of incident who had already been examined and re-examined - Held, re-examination does not prevent further re-call - S.311 Cr.P.C. does not put any such limitation on Court - He can still be re-called..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC or u/s 4 Dowry Prohibition Act or an offence punishable with imprisonment for a term which may be less than seven years or which may extend to sever years, whether with or without fine - Accused not to be arrested unnecessarily and Magistrate should not authorise detention..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Appeal - Suspension of sentence - Bail - Offence u/ss 302, 394, 201 & 411 IPC - Case virtually a case of no evidence - No one was named in FIR - Appellant is said to have been roaming near the place where dead body of deceased was recovered - There is some recovery of Tora and Safi but no..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement u/s 161 can be used for limited purpose of impeaching the credibility of a witness - It cannot by itself be treated as substantive evidence in a criminal trial...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay - Prosecution case resting on ocular evidence, cannot be doubted solely on ground of delay in lodging FIR - Various circumstances may be responsible for delay - Delay properly explained and such explanation probable and natural in facts and circumstances of case cannot adversely affect..........

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