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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of complaint - Plea as to issuance of cheque as security cheque - Not tenable at this stage, as same will be adjudicated after parties lead evidence - Petition dismissed...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 112-- Maintenance to minor child - Paternity of child - Presumption - In a petition seeking maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C, presumption u/s 112 of Evidence Act, cannot be stretched to bring up a legal bar in the way of enquiry to find out true paternity of a child, as emphasis on a petition filed u/s 125..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374-- Appeal against conviction - Defence evidence not discussed by High Court while passing order on merits in appeal - However, accused cannot blame High Court for this, since he failed to appear before High Court when matter was taken up for hearing - In the interest of justice accused is given..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 452, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Rape - Quashing of FIR - Prosecutrix consumed poison after incident of rape and remained hospitalized for 2 days - But there is no evidence on record that during such period prosecutrix made any complaint against accused with regard to incident - FIR lodged after 8 days of incident that too..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Evidence of witnesses stated presence of petitioners and their participation in alleged offence - Some witnesses turned hostile - Certainly, there are discrepancies cropped up in cross-examination but necessary evidence for invoking S.319 Cr.P.C. for taking cognizance against..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 191, 193, 199, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340, 195-- Perjury - Giving false evidence - Petitioner stated in complaint that respondent being a public servant has given false evidence in different cases before various Courts and sought for initiation of criminal action for perjury against her u/ss 191, 193, 199 IPC - However to initiate proceedings..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of complaint - Offence u/s 406 IPC - Matter is of a civil nature involving question of accounting, which can be decided by evidence of parties - Magistrate mechanically summoned applicant without appreciating procedure of law - Dragging matter before criminal Court is nothing but abuse of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Anticipatory bail - Illegal gratification - Strong prima facie evidence on record to show that applicant being an IPS officer demanded bribe from complainant and accepted the same firstly directly from complainant and then through A-2 - Conversation between applicant and complainant established..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202-- Issuance of process - Accused residing beyond territorial jurisdiction of Court - Magistrate if satisfied can straightway issue process even without holding inquiry u/s 202(1) Cr.P.C. in a case which is based on documentary evidence and in a case where accused is related to complainant - Decision..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Discharge - Kidnapping for ransom - Ransom note - Veracity - Two State Forensic Science Laboratories opined that ransom note in question was not in handwriting of accused - Opinion of expert is not substantive evidence, which Court is not bound to accept - Moreover, expert opinion is to be..........

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