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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Story of prosecutrix that accused has taken her nude photographs while she was bathing is highly improbable as no efforts were made by investigating officer to operate said mobile phone in order to ascertain the factum of such photographs - Moreover, prosecutrix also stated that accused is..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Non-joining of independent witness - Mere fact that independent witness available at spot was not associated in trap proceedings by investigating officer, is no ground to discard prosecution case - As raiding party is already constituted and trap has also to be kept secret,..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 109-- Murder - Accused `A' was not present when room was opened, where injured deceased was lying - No evidence to show that accused `A' had abetted the crime - PWs 12 & 13 tried to implicate accused `A' by stating that his motive for killing deceased was demand for repayment of loan but there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Homicidal, suicidal burn injuries and accidental burn injuries - In the case of homicidal death, if the victim is caught unaware, a person may not be able to make any effort to save himself/herself - In case of suicidal burn injuries a person may take all precautions not to save himself/herself -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156-- Defective investigation - Investigation may not be said to be defective merely on ground that Investigating Officer has not shown place in site plan from where witnesses have seen occurrence...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18-- Opium - Recovery of 450 gms - Chance recovery - Accused not apprehended on the basis of secret information and on checking polythene bag containing 450 gms of opium recovered from the right hand of accused - Independent witness was given up before Trial Court but he admitted the fact of appending..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Investigating Officer of case not examined - Site plan of place of occurrence and other important documents remained unproved - No other witness examined by prosecution except one PW2 who was sitting behind the driver's seat with his face backwards and that being so,..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 52A-- Recovery of 63 Kg. of Ganja being transported illegally - Search and seizure - Neither officers of BSF nor investigating officer who re-seized the goods prepared an inventory of goods seized - Seizure made in absence of Magistrate - No certificate of samples drawn u/s 52-A of Act by Magistrate -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8)-- Further investigation - Prior permission - Once the Circle officer himself asked investigating officer to undertake further inquiry after completing all legal formalities of court, there is no fault in directing further investigation in the matter wherein charge-sheet has already been filed and..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d)-- Illegal gratification - Quashing of FIR - Petitioner contended that complainant and Investigating Officer are one and the same and that the very FIR therefore is liable to be quashed - Contention rejected as FIR was registered on the source information and investigating officer proceeded on that..........

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