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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of summoning order - Summoning order challenged after more than 4 years of passing of order - Neither any plausible explanation nor any sufficient cause in petition for such delay - Summoning order is barred by principle of delay and laches - Quashing petition..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, 397(2), 482, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 22(d), Constitution of India, 1950, Article 227-- Charge - Order framing charge - Challenge thereto - Stay of proceedings - Wherever stay is granted, a speaking order must be passed showing that the case was of exceptional nature and delay on account of stay will not prejudice the interest of speedy trial in a corruption case - Once stay is..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(v), 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Non-compliance of S.13(2) of the Act - Delay in filing of complaint - It is evident from record that Food Inspector collected samples and sent them to Public Analyst on 7.05.2008, and Analyst`s report dated 16.06.2008 was received by him on 19.06.2008 - Thereafter, he has..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 378-- Condonation of delay - Delay of 140 days in filing leave to appeal against acquittal - State failed to give reasonable explanation which caused delay in filing appeal - Application dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 30-- Quashing of FIR - Arms licence cancelled due to non renewal - Delay in deposit of gun - Renewal of licence later on - It does not wash away the offence - However, FIR quashed as at this distance of time allowing prosecution to continue will only cause undue harassment to accused, particularly when..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 473, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Delay of 17 days in filing charge sheet - High Court by exercise its power u/s 482, Cr.P.C., condoned the same in the interests of justice in view of the fact that two lives have been lost and it will be a travesty of justice if accused is allowed to go scot-free on the ground of limitation...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(5), 468, 482-- Delay of 17 days in filing charge sheet - Plea of bar u/s 167(5) Cr.P.C. taken after cognizance was taken by trial Court - High Court in exercise of its power u/s 482 Cr.P.C. condoned delay as in case delay is condoned accused will not be prejudiced and in fact undue prejudice is to be caused to..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 149, 323, Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)X, 3(2), 4-- Quashing of summoning order - Offence u/ss 147, 148, 149, 323 IPC, Ss.3(1)X, 3(2), 4 of SC/ST Act - Allegation that petitioners came on the spot and started firing and gave beatings to women - Stones were pelted and petitioners used firearms and sharped edged weapons - However, neither any firearm..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Not a ground to quash the same...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Inherent power of High Court - Meant to deal with situation in the absence of express provision of law to secure ends of justice such as: (i) where process is abused or misused; (ii) where ends of justice cannot be secured; (iii) where process of law is used for unjust or unlawful object; (iv) to..........

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