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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Merely because appellate Court on re-appreciation and re-evaluation of evidence is inclined to take a different view interference with judgment of acquittal is not justified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Appeal against acquittal - High Court dealt with appeal in a very cursory and casual manner without adverting to legal contentions and evidence on record - Appeal dismissed by passing a cryptic order - High Court failed to exercise its appellate jurisdiction properly - Impugned order of High Court..........
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...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Additional evidence at appellate stage - Production of bank account statement - Murder case - Accused did not opt to bring forth any evidence in his defence - Nor he took any steps for leading additional evidence during course of trial - An effort is made to introduce new facts which is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 132- - Summoning of additional accused - Witness deposed in his statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. that at the initial stage he was a party to conspiracy but later on withdrew from conspiracy - Such a witness not be summoned as accused u/s 319 Cr.P.C. as no prosecution can be launched against maker of a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Summoning order - High Court set aside summoning order and directed appellant to adduce further evidence, if any, to support allegation in the complaint - Held, High Court fell into error of evaluating merits of defence case and other submissions advanced on behalf of accused, which were not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonor of Cheque - Appeal Against acquittal - Complainant and accused in lieu of some business venture exchanged the blank signed cheques - Complainant has not produced any evidence except the cheque in question to prove he has given any loan to accused - Accused has produced voluminous evidence..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34-- Attempt to murder - Appeal from conviction - Medical Evidence - As per the allegation in FIR, the injury was attributed to accused, who had shot gun fire - As per MLR of injured, the injury was opined to have been caused by sharp edged weapon - Injury attributed to accused does not corroborate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal trial -- Large number of offenders and large number of victims - Conviction can be sustained only if it is supported by two or more witnesses who give a consistent account of the incident in question - In the instant case accused persons and six material eye witnesses are co-villagers - It is expected that..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 201, 217-- Appeal against Conviction - Illegal Gratification - Sample of Butaclore was drawn from the accused`s firm for analysis - Signature of appellant and co-accused were duly proved by the evidence of witnesses - It is proved from the evidence of witnesses that sample was taken in the presence of..........

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