Showing : 41-50 of 348 Results

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Faulty investigation - Additional evidence - Case registered against investigating officer for accepting huge bribe from accused to favour him - Some of material witnesses not examined during investigation - Material scientific evidence was kept away from court and some of witnesses were either..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20, 29-- Recovery of ganja - Non-joining of independent public witness - Joining of independent witness is not a mere formality - Simply saying by official witnesses that independent witnesses were not available without any evidence to that effect would not be suffice - Investigating officer is required to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20-- Recovery of Charas - Search and seizure - Official witnesses have not supported prosecution case - Both independent witnesses stated that their signatures were obtained on plain papers and pieces of clothes - They have denied recovery of contraband from accused persons and were declared hostile -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of 11 years old girl - Prosecutrix is a reliable witness and her testimony fully inspires confidence - She was clear, cogent and consistent in her deposition that accused after removing her salwar had put his private part in her private part - Medical evidence fully corroborates her testimony..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 50-- Compliance of S.50 of the Act - Search - Notice - Offer given to accused as per S.50 of Act, was not only incomplete as word "to be searched before a Magistrate" is missing, but it was also bad on the ground that Investigating Officer offered the accused to be searched by him (I.O.) which was..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Death by burning - Dying declaration was recorded by investigating officer after obtaining opinion of doctor with regard to fitness of victim - On basis of that FIR was recorded u/s 307 IPC - Thereafter victim died due to burn injuries - It does not require any corroboration..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 142-- Rape cases - Fast Tract Courts constituted for trial of rape cases - But fast tract procedure not framed - Interim directions issued : (i) Upon receipt of information relating to the commission of offence of rape, the Investigating Officer shall make immediate steps to take the victim to any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 142-- Rape cases - Fast Tract Courts constituted for trial of rape cases - But fast tract procedure not framed - Interim directions issued : (i) Upon receipt of information relating to the commission of offence of rape, the Investigating Officer shall make immediate steps to take the victim to any..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Acquittal upheld - Case based on circumstantial evidence - Two fold motive attributed to accused to eliminate the deceased along with one other person, not charge-sheeted by police and not even the alleged motive is proved by prosecution - No explanation regarding delay of one week in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 50-- Recovery of opium - Search & seizure - Documents clearly reveal that no offer was given by investigating officer to accused to get him searched either in the presence of a Magistrate or a gazetted officer - Requirement of S.50 of the Act, not complied with - Accused acquitted...........

Showing : 41-50 of 348 Results