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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 22-- Recovery of 15 injections of Amin 10 ML and 15 injections of Bonorwin 2ML - Delay of 7 days in sending sample to Chemical examiner - Sample should be sent to FSL for analysis within 72 hours of recovery - No justification for such delay - Delay is fatal to prosecution case...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay in filing complaint - Filing of an application u/s 5 Limitation Act instead of filing an application u/s 142 of the Act - Complaint cannot be dismissed as barred by limitation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12-- Deficiency of service - Death by drowning in swimming pool at hotel - Delay in response by lifeguard who was preoccupied with bartending duties - Amounts to direct consequence of negligence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 114, 504-- Murder - Death by burning - Deceased in her earlier dying declaration attributed overt act only to co-accused and she not stated anything about accused - Son of deceased PW12 though attributed bringing of kerosene can to accused but the same is not corroborated by other evidence - Prosecution not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 396, 397, 398, 307, 376(2)(g), 34-- Test Identification Parade (TIP) - Source of light at the spot - Murder of five persons, robbery and rape of one lady - PW1 and PW8 identified accused in TIP as well as before Court - Incident occurred at 10.30 p.m - There was light or not in hut not mentioned in Panchnama - Accused allegedly used..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Court - FIR was registered at 08.30 p.m. whereafter complainant was sent to hospital for treatment - FIR reached Magistrate at 06.45 a.m. - It cannot be said that there was delay, much less inordinate delay in sending FIR to Court...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 7, 8-- Delay in lodging FIR - Sexual assault - FIR was lodged on the next day of incident - Delay of one day not inordinate taking into account the fact that prosecutrix was aged about 14 years...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 38, Rule 9-- Kerala Civil Rules of Practice, 1971, R.185 - Withdrawal of attachment - Conjoint reading of O.38.R.9 CPC and R.185 of Kerala Civil Rules Practice, 1971 makes it crystal clear that communication to registering authority shall be made with due application of mind, without delay, otherwise it would..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 28A-- Acquisition of land - Re-determination of compensation - Applications seeking reference u/s 18 of the Act were preferred by many landlords but petitioner did not prefer any such application - Reference Court enhanced compensation - Petitioner thereafter filed application u/s 28-A of the Act, which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Death sentence - Delay of 5 years in deciding mercy petition - Inordinate and unexplained delay in deciding mercy petition - Mercy petition is the last hope of a person on death row - Petitioner has now been behind the bars for almost about 14 years - Regardless of brutal nature of crime,..........

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