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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Accused allegedly committed murder of deceased and threw dead body in well - Motive which actuated accused to commit murder, alleged was that there was illicit relation between sister in law and deceased - However, not a bit of evidence to explain..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7,13(1)(d)-- Allegations that accused demanded and accepted currency notes - Currency notes smeared with anthracence - Tainted notes recovered from pocket of accused - Serial number of currency notes also matched and tallied - Impressions of anthracence powder found on thumb of accused - Independent witness..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Complainant resiled from his statement - Other witnesses supported prosecution case - Recovery of tainted currency notes from the pocket of accused - Independent witness, I.O., and shadow witness as well as official witnesses support recovery of tainted money - Court not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947, Section 5(2), Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 20-- Recovery of tainted money - No evidence to prove demand and voluntary acceptance - Complainant and shadow witnesses turned hostile - Complainant stated that he placed the currency notes on table of accused and that no demand was made - Shadow witness stated that he was not present when money was..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Recovery effected from right side pocket of shirt - PW Amandeep Singh in cross examination stated that 'It is correct that accused never demanded any illegal gratification from the accused nor same was recovered from accused in my presence' - Three other PWs are in unison..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 20-- Demand of Rs.10, 000/- as illegal gratification by a public servant - Independent witness not joined though shadow witness supported the prosecution case - No explanation furnished by accused as to how his hands and pocket of his shirt when washed turned into pink - Recovery of tainted currency..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947, Section 5(2), 5(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 161-- Illegal gratification - Currency notes handed over to accused were not treated with phenolphthalein powder as a result thereof no test was conducted to prove the recovery of tainted notes from the pocket of the shirt of accused - Complainant and independent witness turned hostile - Conviction set..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947, Section 5(2), 5(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 161-- Illegal gratification - Recovery of Rs.1, 00/- in a trap - Phenolphthalein test proved positive of hand and pocket of accused - Defence version that tainted currency notes were forcibly thrusted in his pocket - No doubt trap witnesses are interested witness but their testimony cannot be discarded..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d)(2)-- Illegal gratification - Doctor caught red handed with tainted money recovered from his pockets - Defence that notes were forcibly thrust into pocket - Conviction on sole testimony of complainant - PWs 5, 6 & 9 turning hostile - No other independent witness - In a bribery case complainant is a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 50-- Charas - Recovered from pocket of pant - Provision of S.50 of the Act is attracted - Option of search - Excise Inspector in his examination in chief stated that option of search was given to accused but the same not corroborated by fard recovery and independent witness examined by prosecution -..........

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