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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand of bribe from complainant for issuing notice to Sarpanch - As per evidence on record, there is inconsistent testimony of complainant as to time to visit to office of Collector for making inquiry with accused - Even, inconsistent testimonies of complainant and panch..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Offence u/ss 13(1)(d), 13(2) of the Act - Accused allegedly committed irregularities in construction of wells undertaken in Jeevandhara Scheme and made payments fraudulently to beneficiaries without well being constructed - However, record reveals that third instalment which was to accrue on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 109-- Offence u/s 13 of P.C. Act against public servant and u/s 109 IPC against non public servant - All accused discharged - During pendency of revision, main accused died - Revision dismissed by holding that death of main accused has resulted in abatement of trial - Held, death of main accused does..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(e), 13(2)-- Criminal misconduct - Assets disproportionate to known source of income - Prosecution failed to prove beyond all reasonable doubt the charge of criminal misconduct - Accused not required in law to offer any explanation to satisfactorily account therefor - Benefit of doubt given to accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(e), 13(2), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 101, 102-- Criminal misconduct - Assets disproportionate to known source of income - Burden of proof - Primary burden to bring home charge of criminal misconduct is on prosecution - It is only on discharge of such burden by prosecution, if accused failed to satisfactorily account for the same, he will be..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19-- Sanction for prosecution - Opportunity of hearing to accused - Act of giving sanction is only an administrative act and not a quasi judicial act - Order of sanction need not contain detailed reasons in support thereof - There is thus, no need to provide an opportunity of hearing to officer..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, 13(1)(e)-- Sanction for prosecution - Opportunity of hearing before grant of sanction in an offence u/s 13(1)(e) of the Act - Question of giving an opportunity of hearing to public servant at that stage does not arise...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19-- Sanction for prosecution - Opportunity of hearing - Merely because administrative function of competent authority to grant sanction for prosecution is not made dependent on any opportunity of hearing being extended to public servant concerned, it cannot be said that such a prosecution would impair..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13-- Illegal gratification - Proof of demand is an indispensable essentiality and of permeating mandate for an offence u/ss 7, 13 of the Act...........
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..........

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