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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand of Rs.1000/- from complainant for entering mutation regarding charge of ownership - Neither recovery nor acceptance of amount proved on record - Shadow witness stated that notes were recovered from store room and not from pocket of accused - PW6 denied having..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 13(1)(d)-- Illegal gratification - Complainant deviated from his earlier version during cross-examination and stated that Rs.1000/- demanded by AO was towards fertilizer licence fee - Demand and acceptance of bribe not proved as complainant not declared hostile - Accused was able to rebut presumption u/s 20..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(e), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Public servant found to be in possession of assets disproportionate to his known sources of income when Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947 was in force but prosecution launched against him when 1988 Act came into force - Possession of assets disproportionate to one's income..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(e), 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 472-- Illegal gratification - Continuing offence - Possession of assets disproportionate to one's income is a continuing offence, which is to be seen on the day when a public servant is charged for such an offence...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19-- Sanction for prosecution - Withdrawal of sanction - Justifiability - Competent authority who issued sanction cannot withdraw sanction...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Accused allegedly demanded a sum of Rs.2000/- from complainant for replacement of transformer but the deal settled for a sum of Rs.1000/- - No specific evidence on record to prove said fact - There were 10/12 persons present at the time when money was given to accused but..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 20-- Illegal gratification - Demand and acceptance not proved - Question of presumption and its rebuttal does not arise...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13, 4-- Illegal gratification - Presumption - Accused while posted as driver and TVF demanded Rs.25,00 as illegal gratification for disposing of challan without having any authority - Only an amount of Rs.2,500 as composite fee imposed on complainant however actual fee is Rs.5,100 - Feeble attempt was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand, acceptance and recovery of illegal gratification not proved - There is no presumption of guilt u/s.20 of P.C.Act - Presumption of innocence is in favour of accused and he was acquitted on merits by trial court - High Court exceeded its jurisdiction by overlooking..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13, 4, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Illegal gratification - Probation - No leniency should be shown towards a corrupt official - At least, those who are caught red handed, should be asked o face the consequences - Conviction upheld...........

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