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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Complaint of defamation - Locus standi to file - Held, in respect of offence of defamation, S.199 Cr.P.C. mandates that Magistrate can take cognizance of offence only upon receiving a complaint by a person who is aggrieved - This limitation on power to take cognizance of defamation serves..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Complaint of defamation - Locus standi to file - 'Shri Jawaharlal Nehru did nothing for children' - Statement made by Gujarat Chief Minister - Not an attack on reputation of anyone in particular - Remarks are general in nature - Complainant cannot be said to be `aggrieved person' to file..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Dacoity - Conviction - Sustainability - Six or seven persons alleged to have committed dacoity - But only appellant was prosecuted - Charge sheet neither indicate that investigation in respect of other persons continued nor state as to whether other persons will be put to trial or not - PW2, in..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 437, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 396, 397, 201, 120B-- and 34 - Bail - Offence u/ss 396, 397, 201, 120-B and 34 IPC - Name of applicant came in course of investigation from co-accused - No recovery made from the applicant - Held, case for grant of bail is made out - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - PW1, was on motorcycle, nearly 30 yards away from place where victim fell on ground - He saw accused persons chasing victim from about distance of 75 feet - It is not understandable why he could not increase speed of his motor cycle so as to cover distance of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 134, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Number of witnesses - Held, it is not number of witnesses that matters but it is the substance - Prosecution can bring home guilt of accused even with a limited number of witnesses...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Indian Penal Code, 1860, Ss. 363/511/34 IPC - FIR - Discharge of accused - Validity - Trial Court came to conclusion that facts disclosed false implication of accused on account of registration of FIR against uncle, aunt and sister of complainant - Court found version given by petitioner..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Indian Penal Code, S. 482 - Compounding of non-compoundable offence - Court has power to interfere with non-compoundable cases, but same was required to be used very sparingly in special circumstances in facts of each case...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376(2)(G), 342, 372, 373, 120B-- Regular bail - Grant of - After lodging of report investigating agency had got the statement of prosecutrix recorded by Magistrate - Said statement of prosecutrix is self explanatory which reveals that no offence what-so-ever had been committed by accused persons - Held, petitioners are entitled..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Acquittal calls for no interference as (i) Delay of 12 hours in lodging FIR not satisfactorily explained; (b) Chance witness not inspiring confidence of Court; (c) Most natural and probable witness of the incident not put up as witness by prosecution; (d) Contradiction in statement of..........

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