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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Haryana Good Conduct Prisoners (Temporary Release) Amendment Act, 2014, Section 3(1)(a), 2(b)-- Parole - For admission of his children - Claim of petitioner rejected on ground that he may commit serious offence, in case he is released on parole - No other case is registered against petitioner and it has not been mentioned that he was ever convicted earlier also - Gram Panchayat also..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294A, 420, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - At the stage of investigation - Validity - Offence u/ss 294-A, 420, 120-B IPC - Accused allegedly printed lottery tickets and sold it without permission and amassed enormous profit from the same - Huge amount of cash of Rs.7.2 crores recovered from house of accused and such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 20, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 455-- Plea of juvenility - Raised for the first time in Supreme Court - State admitted age of accused as on date of offence and they were juveniles on the date of occurrence - Incident occurred almost 2 decades back - Entire proceedings including punishment/sentence awarded should not be interfered with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Marriage-- Two individuals consenting to marry - Dictates of Khap Panchayat/Local community/Family - Guidelines issued : Preventive Steps - (a) State Governments should forthwith identify Districts, Sub-Divisions and/or Villages where instances of honour killing or assembly of Khap Panchayats have been..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, 10-- Sexual assault of two minor girls by their step father - Evidence on record reveals that a palpable and substantial doubt is cast on prosecution version - Statement of complainant as well as of victims does not inspire sufficient confidence to convict accused - Moreover, no details whatsoever have..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Company - Director - Only averment against Director is that he being Director is jointly and severally responsible for offence committed u/s 138 of the Act - There is absence of specific averments as required in consonance with S.141 of the Act - Averments against Director is..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Rules, 1995, Rule 7-- Offence u/s 3 of the Act - Investigation of offence u/s 3 of the Act not permissible by an officer below the rank of DSP as per R.7 of SC/ST Rules - Since investigation in the case was conducted by three Sub-Inspectors of police one after another who were acting as Officer-i, Charge of concerned..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Sole testimony of father of deceased regarding demand of money and consequent torture, lacking in many respects as he did not ever made any complaint in any quarter regarding torture of deceased - Deceased also never told him or wrote to him that she was subjected to any ill..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 377(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Appeal by State seeking enhancement of jail sentence - Dasti notice was duly served to accused - However, he did not appear - Even no appeal filed by accused questioning legality of order of Sessions Judge convicting him for commission of offence of murder - Amicus curiae is appointed by High..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 294, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 294 IPC - Use of abusive words - Petitioner no.1 abused complainant by using obscene language publicly - Even though there are some discrepancies in the statements of witnesses relating to actual abusive words hurled at complainant but prima facie case u/s 294 IPC is made out against..........

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