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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256(1)-- Non appearance of complainant - Acquittal of accused - If complainant is absent on a day posted for evidence or when his presence is absolutely essential and if complainant does not appear without valid reason and Magistrate does not proceed to adjourn the hearing of case to another date,..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256(1), 255(1)-- Non appearance of complainant - Acquittal of accused - When no evidence is adduced and when complainant is not present and is not ready to let in evidence, Magistrate cannot acquit the accused u/s 255(1) Cr.P.C. - Acquittal in such cases can only be u/s 256(1) Cr.P.C...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 258, 167(5), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 447-- Trespass - Summon case - Discharge of accused - Validity - Held, after issuance of summoning orders by Magistrate, accused could not be discharged or acquitted midway without permitting parties to lead any evidence - In summoning cases, there cannot be question of discharge as there is no such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Summoning of - S.319 Cr.P.C. confers power on trial Court to find out whether a person who ought to have been added as an accused has erroneously been omitted or has deliberately been excluded by investigating agency and that satisfaction has to be arrived at on basis of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.302 - Murder - Dying declaration - Summoning of additional accused - A note allegedly recovered from deceased expresses mere apprehension of death - Note written by deceased does not relate to cause of his death or to any of the circumstances of transaction which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.302 - Murder - Dying declaration - Summoning of additional accused - A note allegedly recovered from deceased expresses mere apprehension of death - Note written by deceased does not relate to cause of his death or to any of the circumstances of transaction which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Summoning of - S.319 Cr.P.C. confers power on trial Court to find out whether a person who ought to have been added as an accused has erroneously been omitted or has deliberately been excluded by investigating agency and that satisfaction has to be arrived at on basis of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Additional evidence at appellate stage - Statement made by a witness and evidence coming into existence subsequent to the judgment of Trial Court cannot be permitted to be produced as additional evidence unless such witness again appears as witness and is cross-examined or contradicted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Court granting bail should exercise its discretion in a judicious manner and not as a matter of course - Though, for grant of bail, detailed examination of evidence and elaborate discussion on merits of case need not be undertaken, there is a need to indicate in such orders reasons for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307- - Compounding of offence - Charge sheet filed - Evidence yet to be adduced - Long standing disputes between parties - Village elders made parties to compromise the matter - In view of settlement no witness likely to turn up to support prosecution - Chances of conviction appear to be remote - Held,..........

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