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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408, Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7-- Anticipatory bail - Custody of accused required for recording his confessional statement in terms of what co-accused already stated in the statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Purpose of custodial interrogation is not just for the purpose of confession - Merely because accused did not confess, it cannot be..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3(2)(h)(i), 7(1)(a)(i)-- Cognizance of offence - Limitation - Offence u/ss 3(2)(h)(i), 7(1)(a)(i) of Act of 1955 - Admittedly, date of occurrence is 18.12.2008 - Photo-copy of order sheet shows that final form was submitted on 4.7.2011 and cognizance was taken on 12.6.2013 - Hence, cognizance was taken much after period..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7, 10A, 2, 156- - Adulteration of petrol - Special statute - Applicability of Cr.P.C. - Held, it cannot be laid down as general rule of law that where there is special law making particular act an offence and providing punishment for such offence, the General Law must be held to be inapplicable - Existence of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7-- Allegation that accused was to distribute 13, 508 liters of kerosene oil during relevant period but distributed only 7, 500 liters of oil and thus illegally profited 6, 500 liters oil - Record for relevant period was pleaded to have been stolen away - Trial court gave sufficient reasons in coming..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act, 1999, Section 23(1)(a), Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7, Petroleum Storage and Distribution Act, 2000, Section 3-- Essential Commodities (Special Provision) Act, 1981- Maharashtra Act is applicable to offences under Essential Commodities Act - Limitation of the power to impose punishment only for a maximum period of two years for an offence under the 1981 Act does not preclude the authorities from applying the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act, 1999, Section 23(1)(a), Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7, Petroleum Storage and Distribution Act, 2000, Section 3-- Essential Commodities (Special Provision) Act, 1981- Maharashtra Act is applicable to offences under Essential Commodities Act - Limitation of the power to impose punishment only for a maximum period of two years for an offence under the 1981 Act does not preclude the authorities from applying the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3(2)(i), 7(1)(a)(ii)-- Seeds (Control) Order, 1983 - Clauses 3(1), 8(a) & (b) and 18(1) - Accused transacting business in pesticides, fertilizers and seeds - 2-1/4 kgs. of cotton seeds and 2 kgs. of tomato seeds found in shop - Accused not obtained licence for selling seeds and price list and index not displayed in shop..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7, Punjab Food Grains Dealers Licensing and Price Control Order, 1978-- Possession of maize in excess of permissible limits, proved - Violation of Control Order 1978 - Accused convicted - Accused faced trial for 14 years and during interregum he did not indulge in any criminal activity and accused not a previous convict - Accused ordered to be released on bail...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7, 28-- Scope - Sanction for prosecution not obtained - Complaint not falling within any of clauses of S.28 - Order of framing charge quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Essential Commodities Act, 1955, Section 3, 7-- Proceedings initiated under a statute which comes to an end by efflux of time cannot be continued after the expiry of such a statute...........

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