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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Appeal against acquittal - Acquittal upheld - Theory regarding demand of bribe found uncorroborated - No verification of demand was attempted by seizure officer - Amount was not recovered from personal search of accused - Numerous cases of defalcation pending against..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), (1)(e), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 109, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Orissa Special Courts Act, 2007, Section 7- - Disproportionate assets - Quashing of proceedings - Charge-sheet submitted against accused persons u/s.13(2) and S.13(1)(e) of 1988 Act and S.109 IPC - Sanction for prosecution already obtained against accused who is public servant - Accused, wife of public servant, not herself a public servant -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Mere recovery by itself cannot prove the charge of prosecution against the accused, in the absence of any evidence to prove payment of bribe or to show that the accused voluntarily accepted the money knowing it to be bribe...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 20-- Illegal gratification - Prosecution failed to discharge initial burden to prove payment of gratification by PW1 to appellants - Held, prosecution under shelter of S.20 cannot escape from responsibility to prove illegal gratification nor prosecution can be permitted to canvass for conviction of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - When demand of bribe and its acceptance by accused is not proved beyond all reasonable doubt, mere recovery is not sufficient to fasten any criminal liability on the accused...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand and acceptance - Shadow witness stated that he did not witness the giving of bribe by complainant and acceptance thereof by accused - Self serving statement of complainant is not at all sufficient to fasten any criminal liability on the accused - Held, for want of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Non joining of independent witness - Independent witness could have easily been associated but I.O. did not explain the reason for non joining independent witness - Held, non association of independent and respectable persons as witnesses is fatal to prosecution case and on..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Accused not apprehended while accepting bribe - Matter was reported to police after more than a month of acceptance of the alleged bribe money - Delay gains significance - Delay not explained - Held, delay is fatal to prosecution case...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1), 13(2), 7-- Illegal gratification - Proof - As per prosecution case, money was demanded for installation of telephone connection which as per evidence had already been installed on the date of occurrence itself - Admitted case of prosecution that after recovery of tainted money from pocket of appellant his..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand of illegal gratification is sine qua non to constitute offence under the Act - Further, mere recovery of currency notes itself does not constitute offence under the Act unless it is proved beyond all reasonable doubt that accused voluntarily accepted money knowing it..........

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