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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Protection u/s 197 Cr.P.C is available only where the alleged act done by public servant is reasonably connected with discharge of his official duty and not merely a cloak for doing the objectionable act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Exoneration in adjudication proceedings - Not on merits or that accused was completely innocent - Order of quashing proceedings by High Court, set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 205-- Exemption from personal appearance - Accused should seek exemption from personal appearance from trial Court - However, taking into account the peculiar facts and circumstances of case, especially keeping in mind the position occupied by petitioners, Supreme Court granted exemption from personal..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21-- Bail - Recovery of 20 ml injections of Norphine - It was contented that if 20 ml is converted into grams it will be less than 20 grams and if quantity is more than 20 grams than only it will fall under commercial quantity - Moreover, trial is not likely to be conducted in near future and accused..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 200, 202-- Dishonour of cheque - Provision of S.202 Cr.P.C. is not mandatory in complaints filed u/s 138 of N.I.Act - Non-compliance of the same thus have no effect upon said complaints...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of complaint - Cheques issued towards repayment of loan amount - However, cheques were drawn on account maintained by accused No.3, a proprietorship concern/Hospital - Prima facie material on record shows that applicant and co-accused had applied and availed the loan..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Once a person is impleaded as an accused invoking S.319 Cr.P.C., Court must not only recall witnesses already examined but Court must also ensure that witnesses are examined-i, chief before offering witnesses for cross-examination by newly added accused - However, it is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Victim compensation scheme - Rape victim - Victim who is blind, not in a position to take care of herself or being taken care of by anyone, having no family support either emotionally or economically - State directed to pay Rs.8000 p.m till her life time, treating the same to be interest fetched..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 299(1)-- Recording of evidence in absence of accused - S.299(1) Cr.P.C. provides two conditions to record evidence of accused, viz: (i) proof that accused has absconded; (ii) there is no immediate prospect of arresting accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Victim compensation scheme - Rape victim - Physically handicapped woman - Direction issued viz: (i) All States and U.Ts shall make all endeavour to formulate a uniform scheme for providing victim compensation in respect of rape/sexual exploitation with physically handicapped women as required..........

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