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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Prosecution for defamation - Complaint against accused filed by Public prosecutor on the very same day on which sanction for prosecution was accorded - Haste with which complaint was filed prima facie indicates that public prosecutor may not have applied his mind to materials placed before him -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Prosecution for defamation - Alleged defamatory statements have no reasonable nexus with discharge of public duties by or office of Hon'ble Chief Minister - Remedy u/s 199(2) Cr.P.C and S.199(4) Cr.P.C thus, not available - More so, Public Prosecutor admitted that he filed the complaint against..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 328, 304B, 34-- Summoning of additional accused - Offence u/ss 328, 304-B, 34 IPC - Petitioners though named in FIR but on completion of investigation petitioners found innocent - They were not sent up for trial - Case was fixed for arguments on behalf of prosecution - Application for summoning of additional..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 420, 468, 471, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c), 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Return of original service book of petitioner - When original service book forms part of offence or is necessary to prove offence, I.O. and Courts will be justified in retaining original service book but where original service book is not necessary for the purpose of investigation and trial of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 469, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 27(c), 27(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Limitation - Offence u/ss 27(c), 27(d) of Drugs Act and S.420 IPC - Limitation is calculated on basis of offence punishable with higher sentence and higher sentence is more than 3 years as per alleged offences - No limitation provided for taking cognizance of offences punishable with imprisonment..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 149-- Murder - Evidence of three eye witnesses - Presence of eye witnesses on the spot cannot be doubted, as mother and brother of deceased immediately proceeded towards deceased along with PW6 in order to give him a torch light, since it was pitch dark - Defence in their cross-examination was not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 149-- Murder - Dead body of deceased was recovered in two pieces and the same identified by step mother of deceased - Motive of crime proved on record, as just prior to incident accused `K' threatened deceased not to give evidence against him in criminal case filed against accused in which deceased was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354B, 323, 324, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8-- Bail - Outraging modesty of woman - FIR only speaks about touching and holding prosecutrix's hand and that of her sister which though by no means a conduct that can be approved, would not fall within mischief of S.354-B IPC - Even earlier incident of touching of prosecutrix in some intimate part..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Abetment of suicide - High Court prematurely quashed FIR without proper investigation being conducted by police - Court abridged investigation which needed to ascertain certain factual assertions made in FIR concerning existence or no, existence of any prior mental condition of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A-- Specimen signatures - Ransom note - Kidnapping for ransom - Signatures on ransom forwarded to expert for analysis voluntarily by accused without an order of Magistrate, which is not in accordance with law - Same in opinion of Court would only be curable irregularity u/s 460 Cr.P.C and not..........

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