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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand of bribe by Patwari to give copy of jamabandi and khasra girdawari - Recovery of tainted currency notes from the pockets of pants of accused - Complainant and shadow witness, the two witnesses of demand and acceptance turned hostile which creates a material void in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2), 20-- Illegal gratification - Accused demanded and accepted Rs.300 from complainant as illegal gratification towards monthly mamools by threatening to seize the stocks and foist a case against him - Complainant and all PWs turned hostile - Prosecution has not examined any other witness present at the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Accused acquitted on the basis of apparent lapses in the investigation and missing links on the following grounds: (i) Non-recovery of stolen money and weapon of offence; (ii) False case lodged by PW2 alleging he was looted by some other miscreants; (iii)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d)-- Illegal gratification - Complainant died before trial as such he was not available for cross-examination with respect to facts which were in his knowledge as to demand of bribe and its payment - Contradictions between versions of PWs with respect to place of recovery of money - There were some..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 20(c)-- Territorial jurisdiction - Suit for recovery of money based on contract - Cause of action arises in such a suit at the place where offer is accepted and if suit is based on termination of contract then cause of action arises at the place where such termination order is received - Offer of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - On direction of appellant tainted money handed over to A2 - No evidence that acceptance of bribe money through A2 was completed by accepting money from A2 and ultimately recovery was also effected from appellant by the usual practice of hand wash of appellant - No evidence..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Contract Act, 1872, Section 23-- Dishonour of cheque - Money received for securing a job - On failure to secure job accused returned amount by way of cheque - Cheque dishonoured - In a transaction in which parties are indulging in unlawful and illegal activity the machinery of Court cannot be used for recovery of such money,..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Contract Act, 1872, Section 23-- Dishonour of cheque - Money received for securing a job - On failure to secure job accused returned amount by way of cheque - Cheque dishonoured - In a transaction in which parties are indulging in unlawful and illegal activity the machinery of Court cannot be used for recovery of such money,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Mere recovery of tainted money is not sufficient to record a conviction unless there is evidence that bribe had been demanded or money was paid voluntarily as bribe...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 374, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392-- Robbery - Appeal against conviction - Taxi was hired by all accused and robbery was committed in running taxi - No possibility of any independent witness watching the incident - Complainant was pushed out of running car after stealing his money and mobile phone - Car was recovered at the instance..........

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