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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 300, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 338, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20(2)-- Double jeopardy - Initially offence registered u/s 379 IPC, but subsequently due to death of victim case registered u/s 304-A IPC - Offence u/s 379 IPC is distant and separate from offence u/s 304-A IPC though second offence arise out of consequences of first offence - Registration of second..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 411-- Two FIRs - Same offence - Quashing of second FIR - Theft - Accused facing criminal proceedings with regard to theft of vehicle u/s 379 IPC - He cannot be tried in second FIR u/s 411 IPC with regard to same vehicle as it amounts to double jeopardy - Second FIR quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 414, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Theft case - Accused convicted and sentenced in 12 different matters including present case - Total length of sentences in aggregate would be around 19 years - Maximum sentence in respect of present crime is 2 years R.I - All the sentences shall run concurrently..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Theft of motor cycle - Motor cycle recovered while lying at an unattended condition - Accused arrested without there being any evidence so as to connect him with the alleged crime - Arrest memo not exhibited by prosecution during its evidence - Circumstance of recovery cannot be used against..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 379, 409, 468, 411, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c)(d)-- Third bail application - Offences u/ss 420, 379, 409, 468, 411, 120-B IPC and S.13(1)(c)(d) of P.C.Act - Prima facie involvement of petitioner in deep rooted conspiracy in economic offences involving huge loss to Government exchequer is apparent - Crime was committed continuously for years..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Theft - Offence is compoundable as per Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2008, irrespective of value of the subject matter - Amendment is retrospective in nature - Parties allowed to compound the offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 353, 379, 411, 34-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 324, 353, 379, 411, 34 IPC - Identification of accused - Accused persons identified in Court for the first time after a gap of more than 2 years from the date of incident - Incident occurred in the night, at a place with improper lighting - Accused persons not known to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 353, 379, 411, 34-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 324, 353, 379, 411, 34 IPC - Delay of 8 days by investigating agency to make arrest of all accused - Plea that accused were absconding, rejected, as if they were really absconding then they should remain absconding - Arrest of accused from home casts a shadow of doubt on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 324, 353, 379, 411, 34-- Offence u/ss 304 Part-II, 324, 353, 379, 411, 34 IPC - Material contradictions in the prosecution story - Accused acquitted viz. : (i) FIR lodged against four unknown persons, despite the fact that complainant knew the name of one of accused; (ii) Forest officers including driver of jeep ten in..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Theft - Quashing of FIR - Financier repossessed vehicle as there was default in repayment of loan - No criminal action can be taken against financier - FIR quashed...........

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