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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Illegal gratification - Appreciation of evidence - As there is no evidence against accused `Ram' for the offence committed u/s 8 PC Act, therefore, conviction u/s 8 PC Act is not sustainable in the eyes of law - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Illegal gratification - Cheating - Allegation that inspectors demanded bribe from complainant and directed to pay the money to petitioner/driver of their vehicle - However, factum of demand of money by inspectors was found to be untrue and petitioner was not a driver of vehicle - Further,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 8, 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Illegal gratification - Criminal conspiracy - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that prosecution is having insufficient evidence to bring home conviction - Held, at this stage it is not proper to bring out conclusion or guilt or conviction on the basis of statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and other material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8-- Illegal gratification - Things essential for offence u/s 8 of the Act viz: (i) there must have been solicitation or receipt of gratification; (ii) such gratification must have been asked for or paid as a motive or reward for inducing a public servant to do an act or do a favour or render some..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8-- Illegal gratification - Vague evidence on record as to for whom accused demanded money and whether person for whom accused demanded and received money is a public servant - In absence of convincing evidence to show that accused had received money from PW4 to induce a public servant to get..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 8, 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Anticipatory bail - Illegal gratification - Petitioner per se is not a public servant and is not alleged to have received any illegal gratification - Rather, petitioner alleged to have been part of a conspiracy with conversations recorded allegedly to contend that he was negotiating payment of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8, 13(2), 13(1)(d)-- Bail - Offence u/ss 420, 120-B IPC and Ss.8, 13(2), 13(1)(d) PC Act - Accused committed offence u/s 8 of PC Act which is punishable with imprisonment for term which may extend to 5 years with fine, in such cases bail should not be refused unless crime charged is of highest magnitude and punishment..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 8, 10, 12, 13(2), 13(1)(d)-- Criminal Conspiracy - Illegal gratification - Quashing of charge - Prosecution failed to prove guilt of accused - There is no material evidence on record in order to bring home the charge of conspiracy against accused - No direct or circumstantial evidence to prove that accused has demanded any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 8, 13(2), Haryana Lokayukta Act, 2002, Section 8(1)-- Letters Patent of High Court, Cls.10, 15 - Lokayukta probing into corruption case against public servant - Recommendation for registration of FIR - Recommendation of Lokayukta quashed by High Court while exercising power under Art.226 of Constitution - Letters Patent Appeal against the order of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8, 9-- Illegal gratification - Offence u/ss 8 & 9 of the Act can be committed by any person for himself or on behalf of any person, even without the knowledge and consent of concerned public servant...........

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