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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - If the evidence recorded in judgment of acquittal shocks the conscience of Appellate Court or shows that norms of legal process have been disregarded or substantial and great injustice had been done, same can be interfered with...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 470-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint represented beyond 30 days fixed by Supreme Court following decision of Supreme Court in Dashrath Rupsingh Rathod's case - Condonation of delay - Position as clarified in the N.I. Amendment Ordinance 2015 (No.6 of 2015), petitioners can be permitted to present the..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 321-- Illegal gratification - Withdrawal of prosecution - If a public servant is caught red-handed demanding and accepting bribe, prosecution against such officer cannot be dropped on the ground that such officer has retired from services and he took the money recovered from him as a hand loan, as it..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Additional evidence - Recall of witness for cross examination - Prosecution allowed to produce documents after lapse of 9 years, when judgment was reserved for pronouncement - Accused entitled to fair and reasonable opportunity to rebut evidence brought on record against him - Recalling of witness..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Not meant to be an encyclopedia nor it is expected to contain all the details of prosecution case - It may be sufficient if broad facts of prosecution case are stated in the FIR - Unless there are indications of fabrication, prosecution version cannot be doubted, merely on the ground that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of witness - Statements u/s 161 Cr.P.C. recorded during investigation is not substantive pieces of evidence but can be used primarily for the limited purpose i.e for: (i) contradicting such witness by an accused u/s 145 of Evidence Act; (ii) contradiction of such witness also by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of witness - Neither PW1 nor investigating officer confronted with the statement and questioned about it - Statement of PW1 recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C cannot be looked into for any purpose much less to discredit the testimony of PW1 and prosecution version...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Examination of witness - Delayed examination - No question put to investigating officer on delayed examination - Contention of delay in recording statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C., therefore not tenable - As mere delay in examining a witness does not make his evidence unreliable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Investigation - Appellants relied on document which was not produced during investigation but same was produced in bail application - No explanation forthcoming from appellants as to why the same was not handed over to investigating officer - Moreover, if investigating officer had omitted to do..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Additional evidence - Whenever any additional evidence is examined or fresh evidence is admitted against accused, it is necessary in the interest of justice that accused should be afforded a fair and reasonable opportunity to rebut the evidence brought on record against him...........

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