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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13-- Illegal gratification - Accused being inspector in DESU demanded Rs.2000 for supply of electricity to PW2 - Currency notes were given to accused in a polythene bag - Presence of PW3, panch witness on the spot remains unchallenged - PW2, PW3 and PW5 (inspector) affirmed that accused produced..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii), 20-- Illegal gratification - Presumption - Accused serving as clerk in vacancy section of District Employment Exchange office allegedly demanded Rs.200 to issue call letter for job to complainant - PW1 stated that complainant gave money to accused who kept the same in his shirt pocket - However,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190(1)(b), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 465, 467, 468, 471, 477A-- Cognizance of offence - Issuance of summons - Cheating - Illegal transfer of huge money - Case based on police report - Police filed second supplementary charge sheet and along with it, number of materials like statement of witnesses, Bank statement of accused and his company and other materials..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Illegal gratification - Appreciation of evidence - At the first instance, accused `Rakesh' was not charge-sheeted u/s 13(2) PC Act, therefore, he cannot be convicted for the same - Even, recovery of Rs.34,86,600/- from the house of his wife cannot be attributed to him - Moreover, said money was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Illegal gratification - Cheating - Allegation that inspectors demanded bribe from complainant and directed to pay the money to petitioner/driver of their vehicle - However, factum of demand of money by inspectors was found to be untrue and petitioner was not a driver of vehicle - Further,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Prosecution case is that money was accepted and recovered from possession of co-accused who is already acquitted under the alleged offences - There is thus, no evidence to prove that accused directly accepted money from complainant - Both the accused already acquitted of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7-- Illegal gratification - Order taking cognizance - Petitioner being a Patwari demanded bribe for issuance of bonafide residence certificate - However, no evidence on record to show that there is any specific demand for making a bonafide residence certificate - Rather, petitioner had mentioned in..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Accused being Patwari demanded Rs.350 for expenses incurred on preparation of documents for partition - He was not demanding money as bribe - Statements of PWs disbelieved by Court - Receiving of Rs.350 and recovery thereof ipso facto is not sufficient proof of demand -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8-- Illegal gratification - Vague evidence on record as to for whom accused demanded money and whether person for whom accused demanded and received money is a public servant - In absence of convincing evidence to show that accused had received money from PW4 to induce a public servant to get..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 13(1)(d), 20-- Illegal gratification - Demand and acceptance - Clinching evidence on record against accused regarding demand of bribe and factum of receiving bribe by accused - Tainted money recovered from accused - Phenolphthalein test was positive - PWs categorically stated the incident - Tape recorded..........

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