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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(C), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 477A-- Misappropriation of public money - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence was of the year 1992-94 - Considering passage of time and facts and circumstance of case, sentence of imprisonment imposed on accused reduced to three years u/s 409 IPC - However, conviction u/ss 13(1)(c), 13(2) of P.C Act and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7-- Illegal gratification - Order taking cognizance - Petitioner being a Patwari demanded bribe for issuance of bonafide residence certificate - However, no evidence on record to show that there is any specific demand for making a bonafide residence certificate - Rather, petitioner had mentioned in..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 20-- Illegal gratification - Reduction of sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to 2 years of imprisonment - Occurrence was of the year 1991 that is about 27 years ago - Considering the passage of time, it is appropriate to reduce the sentence of imprisonment of 2 years to 1 year...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 20-- Illegal gratification - Presumption as to - A-1 demanded bribe of Rs.1000 and same was settled for Rs.500 for expediting the matter for conversion of plot for no, agricultural purpose - Recovery of tainted currency notes from A-2 who accepted the same on behest of A-1 and presence of anthracene..........
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..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(e), 13(2)-- Assets disproportionate to known source of income - Allegation that A-1 acquired disproportionate assets more than his known sources of income and A-2 aided to offence committed by A-1 - All the PWs have deposed about their role played in prosecution case - However, perusal of relevant exhibits..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 109, 420, 201, 120B, 417, 467, 468, 477A, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2)(d)-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 109, 420, 201, 120-B, 417, 467, 468, 477-A IPC and Ss.13(1)(d), 13(2)(d) of P.C Act - Prosecution failed to take sanction to prosecute applicant prior to filing of charge sheet - Even trial Court proceeded to take cognizance on said charge sheet - More so,..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(c), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409-- Misappropriation of Government money - Evidence of PW3 and PW6 shows that money was entrusted with accused by PW3 - Accused not disputed the receipts of such amount from PW3 - Though there was delay in making entry of said receipt of amount from PW3 which is about 1 month and 6 days, but taking..........

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