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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..........
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..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419, 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 11, 12, 13(2), 13(i)(d)-- Discharge - Misappropriation of public funds of bank by charted accountant/accused - Accused exonerated by Disciplinary Committee constituted under Chartered Accountants Act looking into the professional misconduct on his part - However, mere fact that accused is exonerated by Disciplinary..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c), 13(2)-- Misappropriation of public wages - Accused being public servant misappropriated wages allotted to him for disbursement to certain persons - DW1 who was projected by accused to be person who received wages in question and has signed vouchers of such payments is not reliable witness - No payments..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(c), 13(2)-- Offence u/ss 13(1)(c), 13(2) of the Act - Reduction of sentence - Taking into account long period of time that has elapsed and age of accused who is stated to about 70 years, ends of justice will be met if sentence of accused is reduced to period of 1 year R.I in modification of 2 years R.I as..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Bail - Cheating - Forgery - Allegation against accused are regarding forgery etc. and his stamp vending licence was cancelled by State - No other offence against petitioner - There is thus, no point in continuing detention of accused as under trial for facing trial - Moreover, co-accused has also..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(e), 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Assets disproportionate to known sources of income - Discharge - Accused while serving as Minister of State acquired assets in his name and his wife and son far beyond their known source of income - Explanation offered by accused that he received the amount from his son - Trial Court rightly..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii)(iii)-- Offence u/ss 13(2), 13(1)(d)(i)(ii)(iii) IPC - Allegation that wrongful loss caused to State Government by accused by making forged entry in stock register and other relevant record - However, trial Court acquitted accused for offences u/ss 420, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Fact of misappropriation of..........

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